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06/28/2016 - 4:14pm
     Things are looking good at the Coulter City Cemetery.      The cemetery board is happy to announce that restorations have been completed for the cemetery’s war memorial. Built in the 1950s, the war memorial has honored fallen soldiers in the cemetery for decades, but time has taken its toll.      "It was starting to crack and...
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
06/21/2016 - 11:38am
ALLISON – North Butler stopped a five-game win streak for Hampton-Dumont in claiming its own softball tournament title on Saturday, June 18 at the Allison bal fields. The Bearcats used a strong and fresh Taylor Graven, who struck out 13 Bulldogs to stake a claim in a 5-0 win over H-D in the title game. She helped her own cause by going 2-for...
06/14/2016 - 4:40pm
     A proposed multi-million dollar hog processing facility dominated discussion at two separate meetings in Hampton during the past week.      Last Thursday, the Hampton City Council approved a letter of support encouraging the Franklin County Board of Supervisors to begin negotiations with Prestage Foods of...
06/14/2016 - 4:39pm
     The possibility of future whole grade sharing between CAL and Hampton-Dumont gained momentum June 8 during a special joint school board session in Latimer.      The meeting was requested by CAL, which has immediate staff openings that must be filled by August. Board members discussed establishing new...
06/14/2016 - 4:38pm
     Corey Eberling narrowly defeated challenger David Schoning in the June 7 primary race, but that doesn’t mean the incumbent will have a clear path to re-election this fall.      Eberling beat Schoning by 26 votes last week to clinch the Republican nomination for Supervisor District 3. However, Schoning...
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