THIS DAY IN HISTORY: March 3 in photos

1996 - Jimmy Stier, with a picture of himself in the 60's directing his big band. He is being honored by the Fort Wayne Jazz Club during a gala.
1999 - Most Precious Blood students prepare backstage for their role in a Chinese pageant Wednesday morning, March 3. The school put on the show as part of a two-week study of China.
1999 - Jon Hall, 5, a preschooler at Most Precious Blood Elementary School, leads a line of children ready to perform in a Chinese dance pageant Wednesday, March 3, as part of the school's two-week study of China.
1999 - Fort Wayne Komets right wing Robin Bawa, left, muscles his way in front of the Grand Rapids goal behind the Griffins' Aris Brimanis. The Komets lost 4-2 Wednesday night, March 3, at Memorial Coliseum.
2005 - Portage Middle School students in the hip hop dance group rehearse for the school talent show the day before the event, which took place March 3 in the school gymnasium.
2009 - Canterbury second graders, from left to right,Olivia Caffray, Jiwon Kim, and Amanda Martinez watch Sugar Bush volunteer Alice Brown talk about historical methods of taping maple trees at Sugar Bush March 3.
2009 - Larry Yoder , Sugar Bush coordinator, shows a group of second graders from Canterbury School how the evaporator works to boil down maple sap into maple syrup March 3. On the left is student Sophia Wright-Turflinger and on the right is classmate Whitney Walker.
2009 - Fort Wayne resident Bernice Wilson displays two of the medicines which the Wayne Township Trustee's Office has helped her pay for since losing her job due to medical problems. The two medications are over $350 per month.
2009 - Blackhawk Christian 8th grader Emma Kowatch reads the instructions at the begining of the spring ISTEP testing Tuesday morning.
2012 - Concordia Lutheran's girls basketball team, coaches, school officials and cheerleaders poses for a group photo after the Cadetsbeat the Mt. Vernon Marauders 42-39 in the Class 3A state championship game on Saturday at the Hulman Center in Terre Haute.
2012 - Canterbury assistant coach Wayne Kreiger, left, and head coach Scott Kreiger discuss strategy during a time out in the Class A state championship game on Saturday at the Hulman Center in Terre Haute. 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.