From our files — March 5, 2018

March 5, 2008

NEWS: The road to the Tate & Lyle plant west of Fort Dodge was named Grant Avenue.

SPORTS: Southeast Webster-Grand’s Jennifer Jorgensen was named Iowa’s 2008 Miss Basketball.

March 5, 1993

NEWS: Prairie Valley students Tim Griepp, Kari Geisler and Ranae Stelling each received a “I” rating in the district Individual Speech Contest in Lake City.

SPORTS: Spencer beat Algona, 50-45, in boys basketball.

March 5, 1968

NEWS: Teachers in Clarion and Algona were approved for a $400 increase in base salary by their respective school boards.

SPORTS: Jack Cerney bowled a 726 series in the East End Eight league.