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12/05/2017 - 5:30pm
No one was injured in a fire that destroyed a Sheffield house Sunday night. Sheffield Fire Department Assistant Chief Calvin Pri-mus said no one was home when a fire was reported in the 500 block of Maple Street shortly after 6 p.m. Sunday. Crews arrived on scene and discovered the fire started in the basement and had spread to the attic. Primus said the fire likely started in the home’s...
11/22/2017 - 12:32am
Iowa State Sen. Amanda Ragan (D-District 27) stopped by Center One, Hampton, on Nov. 15 to discuss issues ahead of the legislatures session, to begin next year. Community residents, group leaders and city employees discussed the potential loss of backfill payments to cities and schools, as well as housing and employment challenges to boost...
11/22/2017 - 12:28am
Sheffield resident and Vice President of local area seed supplier Latham Seeds, Alexander, Shannon Latham has officially cast her hat as the Republican candidate for the 2018 Iowa State Senate Race for District 27. Democratic Senator Amanda Ragan, who has won the district consecutively since her special election victory in 2002, currently holds...
11/21/2017 - 11:14am
INDIANOLA – West Fork graduate Sam Amsbaugh reached the 1,000-point mark in his basketball career in the Simpson College’s season-opener on Wednesday, Nov. 15. Amsbaugh, a senior for the Storm, needed only five points to reach the mark, becoming just the 20th player in school history to do so. And he knew how close he was going in....
11/14/2017 - 10:39pm
“Vintage and made wears for homes — that’s the P.C. version,” said co-owner Jennifer Hobson. But really, First and Second Vintage is about much more than home décor and repurposed antiques. For these three ladies, Hobson, Teresa Fox and Jerre Grefe — owners of the newest member to the Hampton downtown community...
11/14/2017 - 10:33pm
Farming can be a rough and rugged business, both physically and mentally, and over time, can take its toll on farmers. With the early morning hours, the late nights, the rain, the heat, the snow the cold, as well as the demands of moving, lifting and adapting to new trends in technology, farming can be a difficult job on the human body. But for...
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