Dec. 12, 2003
NEWS: MaDeen Ludwig, of West Bend, received the Purple Heart he had earned in World War II.
SPORTS: A Pocahontas Area graduate received the Mentink Award at Central College.
Dec. 12, 1988
NEWS: Gary Carlson, of rural Jewell, spread holiday cheer playing Santa at parties and other events.
SPORTS: The St. Edmond freshman boys basketball team beat Jefferson 45-20.
Dec. 12, 1963
NEWS: Verla Ulish, a Webster County Extension home economist, was honored at the annual Extension Conference.
SPORTS: Mary Drown bowled a 236 game in the Sunrisers league.