From our files, July 16
July 16, 2003
NEWS: Scenes were filmed at the Oleson Park Bandshell to be used in a movie that would be shown at the Iowa Hall of Pride.
SPORTS: Bernie Saggau, executive director of the Iowa High School Athletic Association, narrated part of the film at the Oleson Park Bandshell.
July 16, 1988
NEWS: Shadd Scharf, 10, of Duncombe, found a $100 bill blowing across the road by his home.
SPORTS: The Pocahontas girls beat Sac City 12-0 in a Twin Lakes Conference softball game.
July 16, 1963
NEWS: Jerry Morgan, 10, of Rolfe, was saved from drowning by lifeguards at the Pocahontas Municipal Swimming Pool.
SPORTS: The Fort Dodge baseball team beat Jefferson 13-2 to win the sectional baseball tournament title at Churdan.