From Our Files, Dec. 14, 2013

Dec. 14, 2003

NEWS: Renovation work was underway on the Smeltzer House.

SPORTS: The Twin River Valley girls basketball team beat West Bend-Mallard 59-42.

Dec. 14, 1988

NEWS: Jennifer Lynn’s Letter to Santa included requests from her family: peace and quiet for her mom, jeans for her dad, money for Melissa and a train set for Jeffrey.

SPORTS: St. Edmond defeated Algona Garrigan 90-61 in boys basketball.

Dec. 14, 1963

NEWS: James Janvrin was elected president of the Fort Dodge Twelve High Club.

SPORTS: The Gaels beat Kuemper 62-58 in boys basketball.