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...
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...