From our Files: Jan. 18, 2019

10 Years ago: Jan. 18, 2009

NEWS: Charles Clayton was the keynote speaker at the 20th annual Martin Luther King Day prayer breakfast.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge came in fifth out of eight in the Rusty Garst Invitational swim meet.

25 Years ago: Jan. 18, 1994

NEWS: The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors approved the purchase of a former automobile dealership for use as a county road maintenance garage.

SPORTS: Tony Dorsett, a Heisman Trophy winner from Pittsburgh wtih 6,082 career rushing yards, joined the College Football Hall of Fame.

50 Years ago: Jan. 18, 1969

NEWS: Maude Olsen, postmaster of the Vincent post office, received the National League of Postmasters “Postmaster of the Year” Award; she was only the second Iowan to receive the award.

SPORTS: Fort Dodge beat Newton 58-51 in boys basketball.