Jan. 5, 2003
NEWS: The Winter Toy and Buckle Show brought collectors to the Webster County Fairgrounds.
SPORTS: Larry Fetters Jr. bowled a perfect game in the men's non-classic bowling league.
Jan. 5, 1988
NEWS: Leonard Hansch, of Duncombe, was elected chairman of the Webster County Board of Supervisors.
SPORTS: The St. Edmond sophomore boys basketball team beat Jefferson 78-54.
Jan. 5, 1963
NEWS: Gerd Behrens, of Palmer, and Darryl Benna, of Albert City, were among 10 Iowa farmers named master lamb producers.
SPORTS: The Dodger wrestlers defeated West Waterloo 28-13.