May 7, 2003
NEWS: Barbara and Howard Jensen were named grand marshals of the 2003 Frontier Days parade.
SPORTS: Shamar Foy earned three individual golds, a relay title and broke two school records as the Phillips Middle School seventh-grade track team competed in Marshalltown.
May 7, 1988
NEWS: Calhoun County Sheriff Jack Satern and his wife, Mary, were Iowa's last "ma and pa jailers."
SPORTS: Mason City and Humboldt won team championships in the Dodger Relays.
May 7, 1963
NEWS: Fort Dodge dentist Dr. A.M. Oosterhuis was installed as vice president of the Iowa Dental Association.
SPORTS: Jan Manchester had the high game in the Morning Star bowling league with 207.