From our files: July 7, 2013

July 7, 2003

NEWS: Evan Metcalf-Putnam received a $16,000 Trustee Scholarship from Cornell College.

SPORTS: The Newell-Fonda softball team defeated Alta 1-0.

July 7, 1988

NEWS: Arrowhead Area Education Agency Special Education Department of Fort Dodge received the 1988 Occupational Therapy Advocate Award at the Iowa Occupational Therapy Association meeting in Des Moines.

SPORTS: Carroll beat the Gael girls 1-0 in softball.

July 7, 1963

NEWS: Ray C. Haman, of Curlew, was elected vice chairman of the newly organized Conservative Party of Iowa.

SPORTS: Tom Chapman Sr. won the Legion Amateur golf tournament with a one-under par 104, beating his son, Tom Chapman Jr., by one stroke.