From our files: June 5, 2013

June 5, 2003

NEWS: The Fort Dodge Federated Garden Club dedicated a Blue Star Memorial Marker at the Fort Musem to honor all U.S. Veterans.

SPORTS: The Dodger girls softball team defeated Carroll Kuemper 4-0 and 14-1.

June 5, 1988

NEWS: The Rev. Lawrence McCarty, pastor of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, celebrated the 25th anniversary of his ordination.

SPORTS: Dodger Brooke Helmkamp was the first recipient of the Florence Nordman Outstanding Athlete Award.

June 5, 1963

NEWS: John Flaherty was elected president of the Fort Dodge Life Underwriters Association, succeeding John M. Hayes.

SPORTS: Mary Drown had the high game in the Beginning Boomers bowling league with 162.