Messenger News Columnsen-usFri, 1 Jul 2016 04:17:22 EDTFri, 1 Jul 2016 04:17:22 EDT half full wasn't supposed to end like this for Kole Kampen at Fort Dodge Senior High. The Dodgers' senior left-handed ace had big plans for the final month of his prep baseball career.Tue, 21 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTEmotional tribute Huseman tried his best to make a late wish come true. His grandson kept a promise for him instead.Tue, 14 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTHomegrown talent the names fueling Fort Dodge's recent state championship surge sound familiar, they should. The red and black roots definitely run deep in this new era of Dodger athletic success.Sun, 5 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTMissed opportunity Webster County I-Club banquet is conspicuously absent from this year's spring sports schedule, abruptly bringing an end to a tradition four full decades strong. Fort Dodge isn't the revamped tour schedule's lone casualty.Fri, 20 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTNo place like home June, my wife and I had the distinct privilege of escorting Frontier Days parade marshals Dutch and Joyce Huseman down Central Avenue to begin the weekend's ceremonial festivities. I'd always known Dutch loved Fort Dodg.Sat, 16 Apr 2016 00:00:00 EDT