05/13/2014 - 12:25pm
Letters are a public forum; opinions on both sides need to be expressed
Over the past week, there’s been a bit of a firestorm on social media with regards to a letter to the editor published in the May 7 Hampton Chronicle.
We believe the letter was written to...
01/28/2014 - 4:02pm
Closed negotiations set to begin in February
The Hampton-Dumont Community School District presented its counter proposal to the Hampton-Dumont Education Association in an early morning special session on Monday.
The board, which heard a 6.04 percent initial offer from the HDEA, countered with a 3 percent increase to the staff as an initial...
01/07/2014 - 6:31pm
For Cyclone fans, Dec. 30, 2013, will always be a day of sadness.
Longtime basketball coach Johnny Orr died Monday evening at the age of 86.
Orr, known for reviving Cyclone basketball, coached the ISU program from 1981-1994.
He coached a pie of legends in Jeff Hornacek, Jeff Grayer, Barry Stevens, Victor Alexander, and of...
12/17/2013 - 9:15pm
Former Hampton doctor Brian Hansen was arrested on Dec. 12 for allegedly violating the terms of his probation that stemmed from his May sexual exploitation guilty plea.
According to court documents, Hansen was arrested following an incident on Nov. 30, in which he entered Casey's General Store in Hampton after...
12/17/2013 - 9:14pm
Tara Hensley filed a civil lawsuit against former Hampton doctor Brian Hansen on Friday, Dec. 6, alleging workplace assault and supervisor negligence, among other claims.
Hensley, of Rockwell, a physician assistant at Franklin General Hospital, also named Franklin General Hospital, Mercy Health Services – Iowa...