Travis Fischer

07/29/2014 - 2:21pm
    Gone fishing        At some point during the sleep deprived blur of days that is Comic-Con, I came to a startling realization.      Comic-Con is like fishing, but for geeks.      Sure, we go out there saying we want to catch the big panels, but it's a lot of downtime for a relatively small amount of...
07/22/2014 - 10:38am
Diversity: A Limited Time Offer        I'm all for diversity, especially in comic books.      Comics were the medium that introduced me to social issues, particularly those that minorities face. Which is ironic since the comics themselves have such a hard time with the issue of...
07/15/2014 - 3:40pm
  Everything's The Same But Different        It's that time of year again.      By this time next week I will be back in San Diego for my annual pilgrimage to Comic-Con International.      This year promises to be quite different from previous trips. Over the...
07/08/2014 - 3:45pm
The Hampton City Council went over residential development, ordinance updates and potential new fees during their regular workshop Monday night.      Karen Mitchell with Franklin County Development updated the council about a development project from KL Holdings.      KL Holdings is working on...
07/01/2014 - 4:51pm
Iowa's Secretary of Agriculture, Bill Northey, visited Sukup Manufacturing on Friday as part of his annual tour of Iowa's counties.      "This is such a great business," said Northey. "It's always good to get caught up."      Sukup Manufacturing's president, Charles...
06/24/2014 - 11:36am
With the kindergarten, first grade and second grade classes all requiring five sections, space at South Side elementary has become scarce. The school has squeezed every last inch out of the building, but additional changes still need to be made.      During the special meeting on Monday, the school board approved a plan...
Syndicate content