25 years ago
Monty Rowell, general manager of radio station KCON, is the new National Weather Service observer for Conway. Conway has been without an observer since Feb. 5.
10 years ago
Four of the 10 free-throw champions in the Knight’s of Columbus state tournament were from St. Joseph. They are Wade Beck, age 11 boys; Brooke Enderlin, age 11 girls; Katy Ashley-Pauley, age 13 girls; and Maegan Kordsmeier, age 14 girls.