09/30/2014 - 11:19am
A note from Fritz:
My friend Brett Pharo wrote this regarding ISIS. Brett is a sheep farmer in Michigan and regularly sends his very insightful “Random Thoughts from the Corner Chair.” I was planning to write about the same subject and can’t improve on what Brett says here, so I’m passing it on in place of The...
09/23/2014 - 11:11am
ALICE training a step in the right direction for student safety
With a crack of a handgun and the boom of a rifle, last week's teacher in-service at Hampton-Dumont was transformed into anything but your run-of-the-mill staff development session. Local law enforcement officials walked the halls in three...
09/23/2014 - 11:10am
The Big 30
Well, it's all over now. My twenties, that is.
In between me writing this and you reading it I will have had my 30th birthday. I'm pretty sure that means I'm supposed to be a grown-up now, but the older I get the more I realize what a meaningless...
09/23/2014 - 11:08am
New column: Chamber Chat
The Greater Franklin County Chamber of Commerce is excited to have a new section in the Hampton Chronicle and Sheffield Press. You will see Chamber Chat every other week in the paper.
This will keep you posted on any chamber events...
09/23/2014 - 11:07am
Iowa ranks high for fiscal responsibility
A perfect credit rating and strong budget make Iowa one of the best run states in the country. As your state senator, I am committed to keeping Iowa’s finances in good shape.
I am proud of the bipartisan efforts of the Legislature to...