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06/20/2017 - 2:37pm
A Thursday morning fire billowed smoke – visible from the Franklin County courthouse — at Roger Aschnabel Farm, in rural Chapin, 2030 Jonquil Ave. The fire destroyed a machine shed and all of its contents, including a tractor. Members of the Sheffield, Latimer and Hampton fire departments fought the blaze. Members of the Franklin County Emergency Management, Franklin General Hospital...
05/23/2017 - 4:11pm
Latham Hi-Tech seeds suffers damage       A period of stormy conditions blew across Franklin County last week, bringing hail, torrential downpours and straight-line winds of over 75 miles per hour.      One of these storms, on Tuesday, May 16, hit Latham Hi-tech Seeds, Alexander, tearing down one, 25,...
05/23/2017 - 4:03pm
Store provides authentic Mexican groceries for 18 years and counting      If you want to cook a homemade authentic Mexican meal, or if you are craving a different kind of snack, then you should check out the Mexican grocery stores, El Valle. With locations in Eagle Grove, Humboldt and Hampton, they offer a wide variety of...
05/16/2017 - 5:29pm
     The CAL High School Class of 2017 celebrated 13 years of learning this past Mother’s Day, earning their diplomas and prepared to write a new chapter in life after CAL.      A total of 13 students walked in graduation, presented by District Administrator Steve Lane and conferred by Board of Education...
05/16/2017 - 5:27pm
As police investigate, one suspect detained, others suspended       In an effort to quell rumors regarding a recent shooting threat against the West Fork School District, a community meeting was hosted at the high school on May 11.      According to Sheffield Police Chief Sam Cain, on Friday, May 5, a...
05/16/2017 - 5:25pm
     Hampton-Dumont seventh graders were given the opportunity to learn about life upon high school completion, during a career expo, last Friday, May 12.      As part of a cooperative initiative between H-D school district, local businesses and Mission Possible Hampton, businesses in Hampton as well as Franklin...
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