From our files, Oct. 11, 2013

Oct. 11, 2003

NEWS: Friends and family of Francie Dencklau helped bring n the harvest because he was still recovering from an accident in March 2003.

SPORTS: The Gaels won their homecoming game 21-20 over Manson.

Oct. 11, 1988

NEWS: Former Fort Dodge resident Don Loftus appeared on an episode of “General Hospital.”

SPORTS: The Fort Dodge freshman football team beat Webster City 18-8.

Oct. 11, 1963

NEWS: Gary Roewe, a member of the Laurens FFA chapter, was named master beef produce in Pocahontas County.

SPORTS: Alice Rierson and Ellie Hobbs both bowled their first 200 games.