From our files, Nov. 29, 2013

Nov. 29, 2003

NEWS: Santa kicked off the Christmas season with visits to the Crossroads Mall in Fort Dodge and the Christmas parade in Sac City.

SPORTS: The Iowa Central men’s basketball team beat South Australia 61-53.

Nov. 29, 1988

NEWS: The recommendation that Fort Dodge schools change to kindergarten through fourth grade, then fifth and sixth grades in one school and seventh and eighth grades in another school, met with opposition at a school board meeting.

SPORTS: Tony Love won the fort Dodge YMCA’s double-elimination high school table tennis tournament.

Nov. 29, 1963

NEWS: Dennis Opheim was anmed associate director of Lutheran Hospital.

SPORTS: John Snook bowled a 222 game in the Ridgerunners league.