From our files: March 9, 2013

March 9, 2003

NEWS: George Naylor, of Churdan, was named president of the National Family Farm Coalition.

SPORTS: Iowa Central beat Southwestern 71-63 in the Regional XI Men’s basketball tournament.

March 9, 1988

NEWS: Matt Condon, of Barnum, placed third in a national greeting card design contest, “All-American Salute to Mothers.”

SPORTS: The St. Edmond Gaels beat Clear Lake 63-49 in boys basketball.

March 9, 1963

NEWS: Lucy Dee Mastro received her state cosmetology license and was working at Silhouette Charm Salon in Fort Dodge.

SPORTS: Vincent Clay of Fort Dodge defeated American Trust and Savings Bank of Dubuque 93-87 in quarterfinals of the Iowa Men’s AAU basketball tournament.