09/22/2015 - 1:55pm
Centennial birthday party honors institution’s history, future
A year went into planning one of Franklin County’s biggest birthday parties, and it paid off Sunday afternoon.
People filled the Franklin General Hospital lawn to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the hospital...
09/22/2015 - 1:54pm
Four U.S. Congressional candidates rallied Franklin County Democrats Monday night during the party’s annual fundraiser at Mayne’s Grove.
Around two dozen people attended the event. Featured were U.S. Senate candidates Tom Fiegen, Bob Krause and Rob Hogg, along with U.S. House District 4 candidate Kim Weaver....
09/15/2015 - 2:16pm
Write-in candidate wins CAL election following recount
An impromptu write-in campaign proved successful for Cathy Carlson last week when she knocked off Tracy Quinones for a spot on the CAL school board.
Carlson’s victory was draped in drama. The original tally from the Sept. 8...
09/15/2015 - 2:13pm
Despite delays, bridge project nearing finish line on RPT
Local outdoor enthusiasts will soon be able to enjoy two brand new additions on the Rolling Prairie Trail east of Hampton.
A construction crew is almost finished resurfacing a pair of bridges located on the route to Hansell. Work...
09/15/2015 - 2:12pm
Wragge says goodbye to H-D board
Monday night marked the end of a long career for Hampton-Dumont school board member Kristi Wragge.
The longtime member stepped down from her post after 14 years of service. She was elected in 2001 and was the longest-serving member on the current board, but...