Thursday October 23, 2014
10/07/2014 - 4:33pm
A change in ownership is now complete at one longtime Hampton business.
Cedar Valley Bankshares, Ltd., recently acquired controlling interest in Hampton State Bank from Hampton Banco, Inc. The change in ownership was announced in July and needed regulatory approval before it could be completed. Hampton State Bank will...
09/30/2014 - 3:11pm
Kristina Raisch will resign from her position as Hampton’s Main Street Iowa coordinator effective Oct. 8 following 18 months of service to the community.
Raisch handed in her letter of resignation on Sept. 22, citing personal reasons as her motive for leaving. She plans to spend more time with her family after...
09/30/2014 - 3:10pm
A recent evaluation of Hampton’s downtown district will provide invaluable information for future improvements and possible business expansion, according to the study’s coordinators.
Main Street Iowa, a statewide organization dedicated to economic development, conducted a market analysis in downtown Hampton...
09/30/2014 - 3:08pm
One of Franklin County’s most well-known native sons returned home last weekend for a special ceremony commemorating his 20-year political career.
Alexander native and current Third Congressional District Rep. Tom Latham was honored Saturday night during a special program hosted by the Franklin County Republicans...
09/30/2014 - 3:07pm
Beautiful weather led to a great turnout for the 2014 Franklin County Fresh on the Farm tour Sunday afternoon.
The event, also known as the “Farm Crawl,” featured locally- grown products at three Franklin County farms. Guests were free to come and go as they pleased and had the chance to sample fresh vegetables, fruit and...