People packed Band Shell Park on Saturday to enjoy an evening of holiday festivities.
12/01/2021 - 11:20am
The holiday season kicked off in Hampton this weekend with back-to-back events bringing people to Hampton to enjoy the seasonal festivities. On Friday, November 26, downtown businesses opened their doors to spread some holiday spirits with the...


12/01/2021 - 10:42am
After a year of COVID canceling everything, last week saw the return of the most American of holidays in all its glory. The one holiday that truly celebrates the American way of life and defines us as a culture. I am, of, course, talking about Black...


Photo by Heather Bushbaum
12/01/2021 - 11:27am
Hampton-Dumont-CAL’s Tate Schmitt was named to the Iowa Print Sports Writers Association and the Iowa Football Coaches Association announced All-State football teams. The senior was placed onto the Class 3A third-team list as a receiver/tight end....


12/06/2021 - 5:11pm
Mildred E. Menning, 93, of Latimer, passed away Thursday, December 2, 2021, at the Rehabilitation Center of Hampton.  Mildred was born September 25, 1928, in Hampton, to John and Edna (Meyer) Kracht. She attended Franklin County Country School. On...

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