Oct. 2, 2003
NEWS: The Palmer Fire Department received a $10,462 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture for radios and safety devices.
SPORTS: Iowa Central's volleyball team beat Ellsworth 29-31, 30-28, 35-33, 26-30 and 15-9.
Oct. 2, 1988
NEWS: Dorothy Albers and Dan Dettman were the homecoming queen and king in Sac City.
SPORTS: Mallard beat St. Edmond 15-9, 15-7 at the Pocahontas Invitational volleyball tournament.
Oct. 2, 1963
NEWS: Erick Wingren received his 50-year gold union card for a half-century fo work as a bricklayer.
SPORTS: The St. Edmond freshman football team lost to South Hamilton of Jewell 19-18.