From our files: Dec. 31, 2018
10 Years ago: Dec. 31, 2008
NEWS: Webster County 4-H held an activity day for Clover Kids — second- and third-graders.
SPORTS: Iowa State beat Niagara 89-39 in women’s basketball.
25 Years ago: Dec. 31, 1993
NEWS: Lori Nilles was the new editor of The Daily Freeman-Journal≥
SPORTS: Heather Simpson and Tyler Hildreth were double winners in the Young American Bowling Alliance Christmas tournament at Ridgewood Lanes.
50 Years ago: Dec. 31, 1968
NEWS: Myrtle Hewitt, Humboldt County Extension home economist, was named 1968 Humboldt Citizen of the Year.
SPORTS: Louisiana State beat Florida State 31-27 in the Peach Bowl.