Monday September 22, 2014
09/16/2014 - 5:30pm
A proposal by Hampton-Dumont Superintendent Todd Lettow would move all district kindergarten classes from South Side Elementary to North Side next fall, consequently eliminating all-day preschool classes and creating a morning and afternoon section.
Lettow endorsed the plan at the H-D Board of Education meeting Monday...
09/16/2014 - 5:29pm
For the second time in two meetings, local landlord Milton Heyde criticized the Hampton City Council for unfair ordinance enforcement and also claimed one council member was failing to keep his property up to code.
Heyde, who has recently battled city officials over nuisance citations issued to his rental properties,...
09/15/2014 - 1:43pm
April Hemmes fought back tears as she described the agonizing uncertainty she and her husband, Tom Kazmerzak, have faced in the year since their son’s disappearance.
“To try to explain to you what we’ve been through this past year is impossible,” said Hemmes. “That’s...
09/09/2014 - 11:22am
A four-department investigation into an alleged assault last week revealed a Hampton teen was injured by a self-inflicted stab wound inside her home on Sept. 2.
Police and emergency personnel responded to a 911 call in the 900 block of First Avenue Southeast around 4:30 p.m. that afternoon. Upon entering the residence...
09/09/2014 - 11:21am
Superintendents at CAL and Hampton-Dumont are reporting nominal changes in district-wide enrollment at their respective schools for the 2014-15 school year. As of last week, CAL's PK-12 enrollment remained completely unchanged compared to last year, while Hampton-Dumont reported a net loss of six students in that same grade range.