From our Files — Aug. 3, 2018
10 Years ago: Aug. 3, 2008
NEWS: Kris Ausborn, president and CEO of Iowa Trust & Savings Bank in Emmetsburg, was the new president of the Community Bankers of Iowa.
SPORTS: Dave Hubbard, of Moorland, won his first stock car feature of the year at Mineral City Speedway.
25 Years ago: Aug. 3, 1993
NEWS: The Fort Dodge plant of Georgia-Pacific sent 10 semitrailer loads of building materials to flood-ravaged Davenport.
SPORTS: Fred Hartman, of Boone, won the North Central Senior Golf Association stop in Dayton.
50 Years ago: Aug. 3, 1968
NEWS: Wayne Weber, of rural West Bend combined a bicycle and tricycle, making the rear wheel of the bike into the front wheel of the trike, so his kids, Joan and Gary, could ride together.
SPORTS: Dale Howard was named head basketball coach at the Fort Dodge campus of Iowa Central.