Saturday December 07, 2013
11/05/2013 - 10:34pm
Brook Boehmler has won the Hampton mayor's seat in a massive victory over Diane Weldin, winning by a margin of 566 votes to 235.
Boehmler, the former executive director of the Greater Franklin County Chamber of Commerce, had a much more vigorous campaign than Weldin, who was previously Hampton's mayor for eight years. Weldin has...
11/05/2013 - 5:42pm
The Franklin County Sheriff's Department has a new drug-sniffing dog – Sarge – and is asking the public to help fund the canine officer with donations.
Sheriff's Deputy Adam Blau got Sarge on Oct. 28 and was in the initial stages of becoming acquainted with his new canine partner last week. ...
11/05/2013 - 5:35pm
The Hampton-Dumont Community School District is doing everything it can to help students transition to a world where technology increasingly rules the workplace.
Now, the district has a 3-D printer that is used in several high school engineering classes and helps students learn computer-aided design skills, which are...
11/05/2013 - 1:20pm
Former local doctor Brian J. Hansen has agreed to forfeit his Iowa medical license and pay a $10,000 fine after reaching a settlement with the Iowa Board of Medicine.
In an Oct. 25 agreement, Hansen entered into a settlement agreement with the board and received a citation for engaging in a pattern of...
11/05/2013 - 11:51am
GILBERT – When it comes to the post-season, throw out the records.
AGWSR’s volleyball team did just that and showed no fear against No. 8 Grandview Park Baptist School on Friday, Nov. 1 in the Class 1A Region 4 tournament to upset the Defenders in five sets.
The Cougars showed no quit and were in excellent position all...