From our files: March 14, 2013

March 14, 2003

NEWS: It was the 100th anniversary of the first train to cross the high bridge over the Des Moines River in Fort Dodge.

SPORTS: Michael Loney, Jared Josten, Justin Fickbohn, Max Crimmins, Zak Clark, Ryan Williams, Bryan Claude and Adam Arndorfer were picked for the North Central Conference boys basketball first team.

March 14, 1988

NEWS: Phyllis Stewart, of rural Duncombe, announced she would run for a seat on the Webster County Board of Supervisors.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge’s Alyssa Stiff was first in the all-around and the vault in the Class IV 12-14 age division in a gymnastics triangular with Des Moines South Suburban and Newton.

March 14, 1963

NEWS: The Rev. Eugene E. Sitzmann was a new assistant pastor at Corpus Christi Catholic Church.

SPORTS: The Fort Dodge Rifle team won the revolving trophy for the season after winning the Two Rivers League title with 11,826 points.