DEC. 28, 2002
NEWS: Officers from as far away at Johnson and Buffalo Center came to pay their respects to the late Fort Dodge Police Chief Ivan Metzger.
SPORTS: Mississippi beat Nebraska 27-23 in the Independence Bowl.
DEC. 28, 1987
NEWS: The Cinema IV was playing "Three Men and a Baby," "Throw Mama From the Train," "Overboard" and "Raw."
SPORTS: Gayle Sierens was the first woman to call play-by-play action of a televised NFL game.
DEC. 28, 1962
NEWS: The Buttons and Bows Square Dance club held a potluck supper and dance at the Vincent Hall.
SPORTS: The Butler Braves edged the Duncombe Dodgers 15-14 in the YMCA Gra-Y Christmas Holiday basketball tournament.