May 16, 2002
NEWS: Brian Hepworth was first in line at Cinema IV for tickets to "Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones."
SPORTS: Shauna Braunschweig, of Newell-Fonds, shot an 89 at the district golf meet at West Bend.
May 16, 1987
NEWS: Heather Schoepke, of Albert City, and Stuart Wooster, of Fort Dodge, received The Messenger's full tuition scholarships to Iowa Central.
SPORTS: The Fort Dodge girls golf team defeated Prairie 192-205.
May 16, 1962
NEWS: James A. Anderson was installed as president of the Upper Midwest Hospital Conference.
SPORTS: John Mulholland, two-time college division NCAA cross country chamption, received the Fort Dodge Messenger Athletic Achievement Award.