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04/17/2018 - 4:28pm
Sheffield’s Sukup Manufacturing Company was given the “Manufacturing Technology Company of the Year” award by The Technology Association of Iowa (TAI) at the Prometheus Awards Annual Dinner last Thursday, April 12. The Prometheus Awards recognize companies that pursue innovation and success in Iowa’s technology industry. “The Prometheus Awards is the most prestigious...
04/17/2018 - 4:24pm
Earlier this month, the Hampton Rotary Club distributed 155 dictionaries to Franklin County third graders. John Terwin, co-president of the Rotary Club, said the annual event is greatly anticipated by both Rotary and the students. “For one, kids love to get the books,” he said. “At times, you start to wonder if they still...
04/17/2018 - 4:21pm
The corridors of the Hampton Public Library were a little noisier than usual last Wednesday, April 11, as local citizens visited to celebrate National Library Week with the staff. Patrons at the library got a special treat at 2 p.m., when O.J. Fargo, of Creston, performed a single-person reenactment of a Civil War soldier passing through on his...
04/10/2018 - 4:39pm
La Luz Hispana has found its new executive director. Claudia Rivera, of Waterloo, will assume the position from Sister Carmen Hernandez, who was recently selected for the role of President of the Sisters of Presentation of Dubuque. Rivera, who most recently worked as a crisis intervention specialist with a focus on human trafficking in a seven...
04/10/2018 - 4:37pm
A South Side Elementary third grade class was recently acknowledged for its efforts to make school a more inclusive place. Kelsey Enslin and Abby Meyer’s third grade writing class was named KIMT’s Giving Your Best Tools for Schools recipient for April. The award, according to KIMT Community Affairs Director Michaela Ingersoll, is given...
04/10/2018 - 9:10am
*UPDATED* Thank you for your assistance. Mr Boylan has been located in Meadow Grove, Nebraska is safe and the family is on there way to pick him up.   Previous Information   In a release issued Tuesday morning, the Hampton Police Department said James Boylan, 80, went missing at approximately 7:30 p.m. Monday night. The release said...
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