Thursday October 08, 2015
10/06/2015 - 1:06pm
Franklin County residents converged on the Harriman-Nielsen Historic Farm Sunday to pick pumpkins and enjoy other autumn traditions during Fall Festival.
Cooperative weather and a bountiful harvest led to a great turnout at the annual event. Guests navigated the pumpkin patch, perused the vast selection of home-grown...
10/06/2015 - 10:50am
EAGLE GROVE – The West Fork Warhawks established their claim to a road game last Friday night in Eagle Grove, posting two first quarter scores and adding another in the third for a 21-8 win to gain their first victory of the season.
The home team took the opening kick, but coughed up the ball on their second snap from scrimmage as Jordan...
09/29/2015 - 12:58pm
Veterans fly to capitol and back in a day to tour city, monuments
Pope Francis wasn’t the only guest of honor in Washington D.C. Sept. 23.
A group of veterans met at the Waterloo airport at 5:30 a.m. They would spend the next 17 hours flying to and from D.C., touring monuments and...
09/29/2015 - 12:57pm
Texas Senator Ted Cruz, a candidate in the Republican presidential primary race, visited Hampton on Saturday for a meet and greet with his supporters at Rustic Brew.
Stopping at each table for personal conversations with supporters, the event eventually turned into an informal town hall style meeting as Cruz discussed his...
09/29/2015 - 12:56pm
Two Hampton women recently scored the trip of a lifetime thanks to a generous congressman and some good fortune.
Megan Rosenberg and her mother, Maggie Pearson, traveled to Washington, D.C., last week to witness Pope Francis’ inaugural trip to America. The duo received tickets to see the pontiff at the U.S. Capitol...