THIS DAY IN HISTORY: February 25 in photos

1958 - Bob Kinney, operator of Kinney Koncessions, is ready to supply fans with their favorite treats - hot dogs, soda pop and ice cream bars at the Indiana High School Basketball Tournament at the coliseum.
1994 - Charles "Smoky" Montgomery, leads the singing, during one of his "Hit Squad" sing ins.
1994 - The scene looking south from Cedar Creek on I-69, near the 120 mile marker where there was a 25 to 30-car pileup.
1994 - Dr. Shabir Bharadia, in his office at Nuvision optical. Bharadia is a muslim who is participating in the holy time of Ramadan.
1995 - Huntington North senior Eric Rice celebrates after theVikings won their second Girl's Basketball State Championship, in a victory over Carmel Saturday night at Market Square Arena.
1997 - Robert Morgan, left, and Brandon McClendon, both 10, fill out surveys on their soy corn dogs after lunch at St Joseph Central Elementry School. Fort Wayne Schools are trying out soy based products in school lunches. Robert didin't like it; Brandon did.
1997 - Jim Cooper goes over his notes held in the auditor's vault at the City-County Building. Cooper is researching iron bridges throughout Allen County.
1999 - Fort Wayne Fury forward Darrin Hancock slams home two points against the Grand Rapids Hoops.
1999 - Stan Shetler uses a small hand-held router to cut a mortise for a hinge on door of a Prairie style bookcase. He works at Swartzendruber Hardwood Creations in Goshen.
2000 - Miles Edwards,left and Carl Wilson,right, in the room at the African American Museum in Fort Wayne. They are looking for underground railroad sites in the area.
2000 - A clean-up crew teamed with the Fort Wayne Fire Department inspects the asbestos spill on Colisuem Blvd. on the bridge over the Maumee River Friday afternoon. All north bound traffic was diverted for hours while crews worked to clear the scene.
2000 - Savannah Clark leans over to get a sniff of the Hydrangia Firelight at the "Origami" Spring Bulb Showcase at the Foellinger-Freimann Conservatory Friday morning.
2003 - A Fort Wayne firefighter throws smoldering dryer lint from the roof of Betty Brite, 1107 Broadway.
2003 - Local rapper Joseph, "Mookie," Sanchez, also known as "Big Mook," records tracks at Sweetwater Sound, Monday. He will open for Fat Joe, March 7, at Link's Wonderland.
2003 - Mary Passino displays her war protest sign to motorists driving past the Courthouse Green. Her son, Bob Osterman, is serving in the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division.
2004 - Toco Toucans at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo.
2008 - Paul Newberg and his step-daughter, Emma Quinn, 7, put the finishing touches on the a snowman they built Tuesday morning at their home in the 4800 block of Tacoma Ave.
2008 - Workers Rich Stoker, left, and Nick Boxell, right, from G & L Corporation of Fort Wayne, attach the large stamping press to a steel beam. The beams were then lifted by hydrolic jacks to lift the large press being delivered to Almco Steel Products in Bluffton off of the delivery trailer.
2009 - Jackie Vonderau,18, puts the finishing touches on a dessert plate during a cooking exercise where a team of four had to prepare a meal in one hour in class, they then were critiqued on it by their classmates. This team will be competing in a state competition in a couple of weeks.
2013 - Mild weather made it a great day for a walk in the park, young woman was walking her Great Dane at Lakeside Park Monday afternoon. Tuesday will see a dip in temperatures to the thirties with rain and sleet.
2015 - Lutheran Medical Group's Dr. Vijay Chilakamarri speaks with his patient, 80-year-old Shirley Lewis, who was saved by a new device that uses a non-surgical method to remove dangerous blood clots.
2016 - Light snow was still falling in downtown Fort Wayne as construction workers headed towards the Ash Brokerage building. This is looking east on West Wayne Street from the Allen County Public Library.
2017 - The 2017 Class 4A Indiana girls state basketball champion Homestead Spartans. Front row (from left to right): Jazmyne Geist, Karissa McLaughlin, Teryn Kline, Madisen Parker, Rylie Parker and Kara Gealy. Back row: Alyssa Couch, Brianna Lucas, Katie Felger, Sydney Graber, Haley Swing, Rylee Norton and Lauren Selking. The Spartans won the title against Pike on February 25, 2017 at Banker's Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.