From our files: Dec. 20, 2018
10 Years ago: Dec. 20, 2008
NEWS: Fort Dodge Senior High junior Dylan Essing donated blood at a Fort Dodge Senior High blood drive in memory of Kayla Jones.
SPORTS: Webster City beat Bishop Garrigan 54-41 in girls basketball.
25 Years ago: Dec. 20, 1993
NEWS: Fort Dodge Senior High senior Carrie Salmon was highlighted in The Messenger’s School Ties feature.
SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Iowa Falls 67-63 in boys basketball.
50 Years ago: Dec. 20, 1968
NEWS: 1st Lt. Robert J. Dallenbach, formerly of Laurens, received the U.S. Air Force Commendation Medal at High Wycombe Air Station in England.
SPORTS: Bob Shafer bowled a 223 game in the East End Eight league.