From our files: July 1, 2013

July 1, 2003

NEWS: The Webster County Emergency 911 dispatch system at the Law Enforcement Center was being upgraded.

SPORTS: The Fort Dodge Soccer Association 14-and-under girls went undefeated in the Spencer Great Balls of Fire tournament.

July 1, 1988

NEWS: Renee Wilson, of Farnhamville, received the Citizenship Award of the Association of Retarded Citizens on the state level.

SPORTS: Humboldt won, 3-0, and Bancroft won, 4-2, in a baseball doubleheader at Humboldt.

July 1, 1963

NEWS: More than 500 people attended a farewell program for the Rev. John Cain, who was reassigned from Corpus Christi Church to St. Johns Church in Gilmore City.

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