Observations from the archives, 2003: Joe Capistrant retires from teaching after 34 years
1913, 100 years ago: Mr. Nels Bye and G.A. Kortsch, on behalf of the County Agricultural Society, met with the county board and asked for $500 for the Douglas County Fair. This was to pay for the premiums for school exhibits. Also in county fair planning, Mr. Walstead asked if there was not some way the saloons could be closed during the days of the fair. Several of his district residents had spoken to him about this.
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