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Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 5:13pm
     The Franklin County Arts Council will be holding its sixth annual benefit concert on Saturday, March 4, at 7 p.m., at Faith Baptist Church, Hampton.      Performances on the night will be given by singers...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 5:10pm
     Hampton-Dumont High School is in the process of evaluating its eight-period schedule, according to Principal Steve Madson, with the option of a trimester schedule as a replacement.      H-D currently runs on a...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 5:08pm
     Republican Senator Charles Grassley paid a visit to Franklin County this past Monday. Grassley was invited to Franklin General Hospital to take a tour of the hospital’s construction projects regarding patient privacy and...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 5:06pm
     Franklin County Conservation will be tearing down the Robinson House this upcoming spring, following an asbestos testing. Director Ned Parker said that the conservation board had decided that it no longer wanted to keep the...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 5:02pm
Dominoes      There are many aspects of Iowa education that could be debated, from methods of school funding, to who should actually supply funding, to best practices of academic success. But what can’t be argued is the...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 5:01pm
31 Days Later      So are we tired of winning yet?      Hard to believe it's been only a month since Donald Trump became the President of the United States. Can it have really only been thirty days since...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 5:01pm
Woody to Arlo; Now That's Progress.     At a recent musical event, we had a moment to stand and stretch while singing Woody Guthrie's “This Land is Your Land.” A gentleman nearby held his Korean War Veteran hat...
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