From our files: July 17, 2013

July 17, 2003

NEWS: The Rev. Patrick R. Walsh, formerly president of St. Edmond Catholic School, was appointed president of the Catholic School of Sioux City.

SPORTS: Former Fort Dodge Senior High golfer Cory Braunschweig claimed the Pocahontas Men’s Open tournament with a six-under par 27-hole total of 99.

July 17, 1988

NEWS: Melissa Bodin, of Fort Dodge, joined the staff at The Body Shoppe at the Trolley Center.

SPORTS: The Prairie girls softball team defeated St. Edmond 10-2 in a first round sectional game.

July 17, 1963

NEWS: Everett W. Johnson was the new commander of the Fort Dodge American Legion Post 130.

SPORTS: The Fort Dodge Dodgers lost to the Bancroft Legion 4-0 in a non-tournament baseball game.