From our files: Aug. 12, 2013

Aug. 12, 2003

NEWS: More than 200 families participated in the annual family swimming night at Expo Pool.

SPORTS: Beth Bothe had the low individual net in the Lakeside Ladies golf league with 28.

Aug. 12, 1988

NEWS: Gov. Terry Branstad visited Bobalee Hydraulics, in Laurens.

SPORTS: Allen Bernard, of Webster City, won the 16-and-under division of the Rock Valley Open tennis tournament in Rock Island, Ill.

Aug. 12, 1963

NEWS: Gary Pitstick, 19, of Jolley, was selected as champion beef showman at the Rockwell City Exposition.

SPORTS: Ron Coughenour, of Spencer, took his second straight Emmetsburg Amateur golf championship with a four-under par 101.