From our files: May 26, 2013

May 26, 2003

NEWS: Valedictorian James Koll receited the first 100 digits of pi as warmup for his speech at the Fort Dodge Senior High graduation.

SPORTS: The Iowa Central baseball team defeated Itawamba 10-1 in the NJCAA Divistion II World Series.

May 26, 1988

NEWS: Arthur J. “Jim” Murphy was named exectuvie vice president of the Greater Fort Dodge Area Chamber of Commerce.

SPORTS: Bill Rahm, director of athletics at Garrigan High, in Algona, was named director of athletics at St. Edmond High School.

May 26`, 1963

NEWS: Roxie Bunda, of rural Fort Dodge, was one of three finalists in the 1963 in the 1963 “Iowa’s Favorite Farmer’s Daughter Contest.”

SPORTS: Nita Rathermel had the high game in the Dodger Queens bowling league with 210.