Saturday November 01, 2014
11/13/2013 - 10:03am
Local veterans of all ages and gender were honored on Monday during ceremonies at both CAL Community School and Hampton-Dumont High School.
Large crowds of appreciative residents filled the gymnasiums at both high schools on Veteran's Day to say thanks to service men and women for their commitment to the country...
11/13/2013 - 9:58am
Brook Boehmler held a victory press conference the day after being elected mayor of Hampton, an election where he defeated former mayor Diane Weldin by a hefty margin of 322 votes and out-gained her in each of Hampton's four wards and on absentee ballots.
During his speech at City Hall, Boehmler outlined his...
11/13/2013 - 9:51am
Hampton theater lovers get a specialtreat on Nov. 16 and Nov. 17 when the play "Pistols and Posies" is held at the Church of the Living Word.
The play, a production of the Hampton-Dumont Community High School Theater Department, will run at 7 p.m. on Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sunday, said Tammy Morris, the high...
11/05/2013 - 11:16pm
The elections in three Franklin County communities are now in.
In Geneva, incumbent Mayor Sean Porter won re-election over challenger Raymond Silver by a 46-28 margin. On the Geneva City Council, Stephen Love, Todd Olmstead, Todd Pilchard, and Jesse Viet were elected. Write-in candidate Andrew Graff nabbed the fifth seat up for grabs in Geneva...
11/05/2013 - 10:51pm
Hampton's mayor-elect Brook Boehmler said he was excited to be elected mayor over contender Diane Weldin and that he is ready to get to work.
"I'm feeling good," Boehmler said in a telephone interview with the Chronicle less than an hour after his victory was announced. "I think we've got a great community to be a...