Aug. 4, 2003
NEWS: James W. McNally, Lehigh, was named an All-American Scholar.
SPORTS: The Fort Dodge Pride, a 14-and-under ASA softball team, took part in the 2003 ASA Girls 14 and Under Fast-Pitch West National Championships in Springfield, Mo.
Aug. 4, 1988
NEWS: Engin Aykol, of Turkey, and Florian Pflifer, of Austria, spoke at a meeeting of the Noon Lions Club.
SPORTS: Webster City defeated George-Little Rock 5-0 in the girls state softball tournament at Rogers Park.
Aug. 4, 1963
NEWS: Eberhard Gross, of Vienna, Austria, arrived in Lake City to spend a year with the John DeVries family under the International Christian Youth Exchange Program.
SPORTS: George Lee, of Humboldt, sank a 48-foot putt to win the Northwest Amateur golf tournament at Spencer with a 72-hole total of 274.