May 6, 2003
NEWS: Tom Francis was promoted to Fort Dodge police chief.
SPORTS: Fort Dodge Senior High swept St. Edmond 9-0 and 6-3 in tennis.
May 6, 1988
NEWS: St. Paul Lutheran Church youths planted trees along the south side of Fifth Avenue South on the east side of the city.
SPORTS: The Prairie boys and girls golf teams took a dual meet from Central Webster-Dayton.
May 6, 1963
NEWS: Rosalie Mellor, of Humboldt, won first place in the 1963 poetry contest sponsored by the Iowa Poetry Association.
SPORTS: Construction had started on Iowa's first sanctioned drag strip, located near Humboldt.