From our files: June 20, 2013

June 20, 2003

NEWS: A ruptured gas line on the Beh Building led to the evacuation of the Webster County Courthouse and The Messenger building.

SPORTS: Justin Schulte fired a 67 in the opening round of the Fort Dodge Amateur men’s golf tournament.

June 20, 1988

NEWS: “Fredsklockorna,” Swedish bell ringers, performed to a full house at Grace Lutheran Church.

SPORTS: Greg Winkel won the Fort Dodge Amateur golf tournament with an eight-under-par 205.

June 20, 1963

NEWS: Dale Jacobson was elected president of the Alumni Association of Lanyon Consolidated School.

SPORTS: The Pocahontas Braves baseball team beat Rembrandt 12-2.