Headlines in History - Feb. 14, 2019
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10 years ago: Feb 18, 2009
The American Legion Auxiliary and Girls State announced 1st place winner Melaine Hockett for her article on "What Shafter Means to Me."
20 years ago: Feb. 17, 1999
Shafter resident Sarah Jones attended a 100-day voyage on a retired cruise ship, owned by the University of Pittsburgh. The school uses the ship for its "Semester at Sea" program.
30 years ago: Feb. 15, 1989
Shafter Rotary celebrated its 50th anniversary.
40 years ago: Feb. 14, 1979
Gene Kaplan is hired on as chief of the Shafter Police Department.