March 24, 2003
NEWS: More than $16,000 for a scholarship fund was raised at a fundraiser honoring the late Ivan Metzger.
SPORTS: Fort Dodge's Justin Faiferlick took first place in sparring in the middleweight ultra division of the 17th annual Midwest Open Tae Kwon Do championships.
March 24, 1988
NEWS: 190 students auditioned for a place in the cast of "The Sound of Music" at Fort Dodge Senior High.
SPORTS: Jeanine Kliegl, of Emmetsburg, was a second-team all-star guard in the six-on-six All-Star Classic basketball game.
March 24, 1963
NEWS: Stan Olson of the Fort Dodge Toastmasters Club placed second in the Toastmasters International Area speech contest.
SPORTS: St. Edmond senior Maury Heggen broad jumped 22 feet, 1 1/2 inch in a Track and Field Federation meet in Des Moines.