From our files: April 25, 2019

10 Years ago: April 25, 2009

NEWS: The St. Edmond Catholic School System received more than $1.2 million from the estate of W. Harold Welch and his wife, Martha Welch.

SPORTS: St. Edmond beat Spencer 8-1 in boys tennis.

25 Years ago: April 25, 1994

NEWS: St. Edmond senior Holly Wilson was highlighted in The Messenger’s School Ties feature.

SPORTS: Iowa Central beat Ellsworth 1-0 in baseball, but lost the second game 11-7.

50 Years ago: April 25, 1969

NEWS: Cody’s Market at Humboldt was gutted by fire — an estimated $250,000 loss.

SPORTS: Pocahontas Community beat Rolfe and Pocahontas Catholic in a triangular track meet.