07/05/2016 - 4:57pm
The fireworks show on Sunday evening was one for the ages at the Franklin County Fairgrounds. Held at the fairgrounds for the first time in years, the show, led by the Hampton Rotary Club and the Franklin County Tourism Board, treated the onlookers to a fantastic show with a jaw-dropping grand finale. (PHOTOS BY RYAN HARVEY/HAMPTON CHRONICLE...
06/21/2016 - 4:37pm
Sharing staff contracts and summer projects took up the bulk of the time for the Hampton-Dumont Community School Board of Directors at its regular meeting on Monday evening, June 20.
After approving the existing contracts with CAL, with the exception of the maintenance director, the board turned its attention to...
06/21/2016 - 4:31pm
If all goes well, Fort Dodge based NEW Cooperative will be turning ground on a new feed mill at its rural Rowan facility.
The mill, which would be located south of its current facility, would create 18 new jobs for the company.
“They are preparing to make an investment of up to $25 million...
06/21/2016 - 4:22pm
After tearing off the veneer brick at the Hampton Public Library last week, workers from Adams Construction and Concrete began removing portions of the structural brick on Monday. Once removed, the team will begin rebuilding the curved portion of the wall in the near future. RYAN HARVEY/ HAMPTON CHRONICLE
12/22/2015 - 4:33pm
From time to time as Christmas approaches, I love to pull out one of my sons’ board books and read it to them. The book, written by Joseph Slate entitled “Who is Coming To Our House,” gives a glimpse of what happened in the barn more than 2,000 years ago.
“Who is coming to...