March 31, 2003
NEWS: Kyle Gilliland, fo Clare, received a four-year $1,000 scholarship from the Postal Employees Credit Union.
SPORTS: The Iowa Central baseball team swept Marshalltown 6-2 and 11-9.
March 31, 1988
NEWS: Ruth Buddenhagen, of Humboldt, was the the new leader of TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) No. IA 236.
SPORTS: Colorado State beat Boston College 58-77 in the third-place game at the 51st National Invitation Tournament.
March 31, 1963
NEWS: Mrs. Clyde Gingerish stepped into a sinkhole on the family farm near West Bend, but managed to get herself out.
SPORTS: St. Edmond's Maury heggen set a broad jump record of 22 feet 4 3/4 inches at the Class A indoor track meet in Iowa City.