From our files: March 3, 2013

March 3, 2003

NEWS: In response to the U.S. preparations for war with Iraq, an ecumenical service calling for peace was held at Holy Rosary Catholic Church.

SPORTS: Iowa Central Coach Mark Ostrander was named the NJCAA Man of the Year.

March 3, 1988

NEWS: Mike Cormack, of Fort Dodge, received the Fort Dodge La Sertoma’s Youth Service Award.

SPORTS: St. Edmond defeated Iowa Falls 75-67 in boys basketball.

March 3, 1963

NEWS: Prince of Peace Lutheran Church topped its building campaign goal of $100,000.

SPORTS: Charlotte Smith had the high game in the Sport Bowl Leisure bowling league with 167.