From our files: Dec. 23, 2013

Dec. 23, 2003

NEWS: SSG Kenneth S. Sibbitt, of Farnhamville, was awarded the Medal of Valor in Iraq.

SPORTS: St. Edmond boys and girls cross country coach Mike Szalat was named regional cross country coach of the year.

Dec. 23, 1988

NEWS: Inmates at the North Central Correctional Facility in Rockwell City held a talent show for Christmas.

SPORTS: Barb Crooks led the Dodger girls to a 62-60 basketball victory over Waterloo East.

Dec. 23, 1963

NEWS: Students at Lincoln Elementary School in Fort Dodge gathered in the hallway to sing Christmas songs on the last school day before Christmas vacation.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Eagle Grove 74-51 in boys basketball.