From Our Files: Aug. 19, 2015
Aug. 19, 2005
NEWS: Clyde Knupp, who was the Fort Dodge mayor in 1980 and 1981, announced he was running for mayor again.
SPORTS: Webster City’s Jean Mowry claimed a USGA Senior Women’s qualifying tournament to advance to the 2005 USGA Senior Women’s Amateur Championship.
Aug. 19, 1990
NEWS: Woolstock native Michael D. Grandgeorge was named president and chief operating executive officer of Hawkeye-Ankeny Bank & Trust.
SPORTS: Roger Brown, Rick Brown and Bill Huseman combined to win the Jim Brown 3-man best shot at the American Legion Golf Course with a 61 score.
Aug. 19, 1965
NEWS: Mary Ellen McCarville was leaving to serve in the Peace Corps in Puerto Rico.
SPORTS: Bill Halligan, of Fort Dodge, won the Webster City Amateur with a one-under-par 107; he received a portable television set.