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.