From our files: May 7, 2019
10 Years ago: May 7, 2009
NEWS: Dr. Leroy Berryhill was teaching a class on writing memoirs to a group of seniors at Friendship Haven.
SPORTS: The Algona boys track team won the Hackbarth Relays.
25 Years ago: May 7, 1994
NEWS: About 200 students at Emmetsburg Community High School staged a walk-out to protest what they termed the “forceful resignation” of High School Principal Leonard Bruce.
SPORTS: The track at Dodger Stadium was officially named J.H. Nitzke Track in honor of the Fort Dodge Senior High track coach.
50 Years ago: May 7, 1969
NEWS: Franklin E. Pruismann, son of Emma R. Pruismann, of Webster City, was promoted to sergeant in the U.S. Air Force.
SPORTS: Fort Dodge’s tennis team beat Storm Lake 11-5.