From our files: Aug. 27, 2013

Aug. 27, 2003

NEWS: Iowa’s oldest resident, Fairy Watkins, of Oskaloosa, died at age 109.

SPORTS: John Jordison recorded a hole-in-one at the Fort Dodge Country Club.

Aug. 27, 1988

NEWS: Virginia and Charles Bryant, of Fort Dodge, sold silver and turquoise jewelry at the Iowa State Fair.

SPORTS: Webster City softball players Jane Teubert and Vicki White were named to the all-state softball team.

Aug. 27, 1963

NEWS: Kenneth Trotter, cheese maker at the Goldfield Cooperative Creamery, won the Grand Championship in cheese making at the Iowa State Fair.

SPORTS: Ivan Skoglund won the championship flight of the Dayton Men’s club tournament with a 36-hole score of 136.