From our files: March 7, 2013

March 7, 2003

NEWS: The Rockwell City Library received a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for the purchase of three new computers.

SPORTS: Humboldt beat Webster City 56-55 in boys basketball.

March 7, 1988

NEWS: Edwin Barbour spoke about his 22 years as superintendent of Iowa Central Community College since it opened on July 1, 1966.

SPORTS: Knoke Hog Buyers, of Palmer and Pomeroy, beat Locust Street Merchants, of Des Moines, 82-76 in the title game of the Iowa Parks and Recreation Association’s Men’s Class A basketball tournament.

March 7, 1963

NEWS: Earl E. Boyd, of Rockwell City, was named to the dean’s honor roll at Northwest Missouri State College.

SPORTS: Lady Behrens had the high game in Budweiser-Dodger Women’s Classic bowling.