From our files: Feb. 12, 2013

Feb. 12, 2003

NEWS: Wayne A. Gerdes, of Pomeroy, was promoted to sergeant first class in the U.S. Army.

SPORTS: The Dodger wrestlers beat Des Moines Roosevelt 51-14, for the team’s first unbeaten and untied dual season since 1949.

Feb. 12, 1988

NEWS: Shelley Lowrey and Kelly Eggers were two of the first to graduate from the Gordon Willard alternative Education Center.

SPORTS: The Dodger wrestlers beat Ames 3323 in a nonconference meet.

Feb. 12, 1963

NEWS: Employees of National Gypsum Co. raised $5,004.40 for the YMCA building fund.

SPORTS: Former Eagle Grove wrestler Bill Nelson was named to the Amateur Wrestling Hall of Fame.