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.

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