From our files: May 24, 2019

10 Years ago: May 24, 2009

NEWS: Gary Schumacher, of rural Clare, hand-crafted wooden crosses to place at veterans graves in St. Joseph Cemetery near Barnum, for Memorial Day.

SPORTS: The St. Edmond boys track team captured the Class 2A state track championship.

25 Years ago: May 24, 1994

NEWS: Robert Thomas studied dance in New York, had been an assistant ballet master with the Joffrey Ballet, and was sharing his expertise by teaching dance classes at the YWCA in Fort Dodge.

SPORTS: St. Edmond basketball Coach Dave Collison resigned to become head basketball coach and athletic director at Iowa Falls.

50 Years ago: May 24, 1969

NEWS: Jeanine Schwendemann, of rural Lehigh, received a Charles A. Goetz scholarship for $2,000 to Iowa State University.

SPORTS: Sandy’s Distributing won a doubleheader against Stanhope, 4-0 and 3-2.