From our files: Dec. 13, 2013

Dec. 13, 2003

NEWS: State Rep. Dave Tjepkes, R-Gowrie, announced he would seek a second term in office during the 2004 elections.

SPORTS: The St. Edmond girls basketball team beat Clear Lake 56-39.

Dec. 13, 1988

NEWS: The Central Neighborhood Betterment Group played Santa for the youths at Harvest Acres near Rockwell City.

SPORTS: Brian Pingel won the Fort Dodge men’s 700 Club handicap tournament with an 802 handicap total.

Dec. 13, 1963

NEWS: The Bank of Lanyon was broken into for the second time in six weeks.

SPORTS: Don Baker bowled a 268 game in the Metropolitan league.