Sunday, October 21, 2018


From Our Files 12/07/17

5 years ago — 2012

Wisconsin senior Montee Ball wins the Doak Walker Award, which is given annually to the nation’s top college running back.

10 years ago — 2007

Former Oakwood Mall manager Jim Sadler, now general manager of the Nebraska mall where nine people died in a shooting rampage, says he is emotionally “wiped out” from the horrific turn of events.

20 years ago — 1997

A lack of funding delays the start of the U.S. 53 bypass project from 2002 to 2006.

35 years ago — 1982

A convicted murderer in Texas becomes the first U.S. prisoner to be executed by lethal injection.

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