From Our Files: March 9, 2016

March 9, 2006

NEWS: A group of Iowa Central students driving from Washington, D.C., to Los Angeles using only E85 fuel reached the trip’s halfway point near Ankeny.

SPORTS: Twin River Valley lost 44-26 to Manilla-IKM in girls basketball.

March 9, 1991

NEWS: David Schiefelbein and Krista Mollion won first place for their entries in the Iowa Farm Business Women’s state essay contest.

SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Atlantic 60-50 in boys basketball.

March 9, 1966

NEWS: The Western Auto Store, Lubbers Clothing and Gambles in Webster City were gutted by fire – an estimated total loss of $500,000.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Carroll 74-65 in boys basketball.