09/08/2015 - 4:20pm
City council candidates have less than two weeks to file proper paperwork and get their names on the Nov. 3 general election ballot.
As of Friday afternoon, a total of 13 candidates had filed paperwork to run for office in one of Franklin County’s eight incorporated cities. Interested citizens...
09/08/2015 - 4:18pm
Franklin County Development Association (FCDA) is hoping a recent acquisition will spark more industrial growth in Hampton.
The economic development organization purchased a 10-acre piece of land this winter and recently started prepping the property for future use. It was split into three separate parcels that are now for...
09/08/2015 - 4:16pm
FGH to debut new recordkeeping system next week
Staff members at Franklin General Hospital are buzzing with excitement this week in anticipation of an event more than a year in the making.
No, not the Centennial celebration.
On Sept. 14, FGH and Franklin Medical...
09/08/2015 - 4:13pm
A change to a state-funded grant has delayed a project that will eventually replace the county’s only functioning set of traffic lights.
According to Hampton Public Works Director Doug Tarr, lights at the intersection of Highways 3 and 65 will now get replaced next spring. The city received a $175,000 grant from the...
09/01/2015 - 3:15pm
New plan aims to cut Homecoming vandalism in Hampton
Local officials are hoping a revamped schedule and strict penalty enforcement will reduce problematic vandalism this fall during Hampton-Dumont’s Homecoming week.
H-D High School Principal Steve Madson and teacher Heath Walton...