07/09/2020 - 5:35pm
A celebration of Hampton’s past, present and future has been put on hold until next year. The Hampton Historical Preservation Society and the Hampton Sesquicentennial Committee on Wednesday elected to postpone Hampton’s 150th Celebration until June...


07/08/2020 - 3:08pm
I read with frustration “A Setback for Civil Rights,” written by Fritz Groszkruger in the July 1 Hampton Chronicle. I have my own opinions. I will agree that, in some cases, the recent protests have gone too far. However, I also believe they have...


West Fork pinch runner Ki Janssen slides in head first to score under North Butler pitcher Kolben Miller who leaps to take a throw from the catcher after a passed ball last week. (Kristi Nixon/Hampton Chronicle)
07/07/2020 - 9:24am
ALLISON – West Fork coach Tom Shreckengost has a lot to feel good about. He had his ace going against North Butler in a 14-0, six-inning shutout of the Bearcats while on the road in this Wednesday, July 1 Top of Iowa East Conference game. Kellen...


07/13/2020 - 9:13am
JoAnn Hobbs, 93, of Hampton, passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2020, at the Rehabilitation Center of Hampton. JoAnn (Kurtzleben) Hobbs was born on March 17, 1927, on a farm outside of Woden, Iowa, the daughter of Jacob and Katharine (Korte) Kurtzleben....

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