From Our Files: Aug. 12, 2015

Aug. 12, 2005

NEWS: Hawkeye Community Theatre performed “You Know I Can’t Hear You When The Water’s Running.”

SPORTS: Former area players on the Iowa State University football roster were Landon Streit, Seth Zehr, Nik Moser, Ryan Kock, Kurtis Taylor and Nick Harklau.

Aug. 12, 1990

NEWS: Terry Albrecht joined Central Life Assurance as an agent in the Fort Dodge office.

SPORTS: Pat Halligan and Lubon Hiszczynski won the two-man best shot golf tournament at Sunkissed Meadows with a 2-under-par 52.

Aug. 12, 1965

NEWS: A 200-yard dash saved the life of Joseph DeBakey when his pickup truck and trailer, carrying dynamite and ammonia nitrate, exploded near Rockwell City.

SPORTS: Hormel-Local 31 defeated the oldtimers team – made up of players from the 1951 Tony’s team that placed second in the State Softball Tournament – by an approximate score of 14-6.