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01/17/2017 - 4:54pm
     The Iowa Living Roadways Steering committee is moving forward with one of its community improvement projects in the form of a dog park in Hampton.      Committee member Sue Wulf has been attending government meetings within Franklin County over the past week, informing them of the organization’s intent. The site currently being eyed for the project is...
01/10/2017 - 12:58pm
HAMPTON – Not bad for a few minutes of work, Hampton-Dumont senior 160-pound wrestler didn’t waste any time in going 5-0 for the Bulldogs at the H-D wrestling duals. With a grand total of four minutes, 21 seconds with four first period falls, Chaney improved to 17-2 overall. What was impressive is the look of his takedowns compared to...
01/03/2017 - 6:03pm
     A drive through the residential streets of Hampton this week could have been a little tricky due to patches of road with almost an inch of jagged ice on them. Residents reported themselves and their cars slipping in parts of town due to such instances of ice, which, thanks to the cold weather, has taken a significant amount of...
01/03/2017 - 5:59pm
     As of Dec. 31, 2016, Rick’s Pharmacy in Hampton will no longer fill prescriptions, said owner Rick Grote.      Grote said that the decision to end the pharmacy portion of the business came because of his customer pool shrinking and over regulation on the part of the federal government.   ...
01/03/2017 - 5:52pm
With Joyce Schomburg and the quest for a chair at Mid America Publishing      Joyce’s existential worry isn’t about the complexity and utter simplicity of life, nor is it about impact and purpose. Her worry when she wakes up in the morning is where her chair will be when she arrives at Mid-America Publishing....
12/27/2016 - 5:49pm
     As the season of giving falls upon Franklin County, so continues the giving at CAL school.      Having come up and running the last several weeks, CAL enters its fifth year with the BackPack Program, an initiative through the Food Bank of Iowa. The program’s design is “to lessen the consequence...
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