From our files: Aug. 9, 2018

10 Years ago: Aug. 9, 2008

NEWS: The Otho-Kalo Community Church prepared to celebrate a new addition to its original building.

SPORTS: Ayenna Cagaanan, 12, and Angela Wu, 11, each earned gold medals in tae kwon do events at the Iowa Games.

25 Years ago: Aug. 9, 1993

NEWS: Fort Dodge Assistant Fire Chief Charles Fuller was getting ready to retire after nearly 35 years.

SPORTS: Eagle Grove beat Fareway 7-0 in a 16-and-under baseball tournament at Patterson Field.

50 Years ago: Aug. 9, 1968

NEWS: The Rev. N.S. and Mrs. Beminio were co-pastors of Jesus Christ Holiness Church, 1124 Ave. B≥

SPORTS: The Fort Dodge Merchants beat the Indianapolis Clowns 6-3 in baseball.