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11/14/2018 - 12:20pm
The 160th Franklin County Fair will run Wednesday, July 17 through Sunday, July 21. Kicking off grandstand entertainment on Wednesday, July 17 will be a rodeo, put on by Heuer Rodeo Company LLC. Last winter they put on an action-packed series of Ro-deos called “Buckin in the Barn” at the fairgrounds. Friday, July 19 fairgoers will enjoy an evening with Dennis DeYoung and the Mu-sic of...
10/24/2018 - 10:34am
The owners of a Hampton business have been recognized for their entrepreneurial prowess. The NIACC John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center and the North Iowa Area Small Business Development Center (SBDC) selected John and Deb Currier, owners of Got You Covered, as the Entrepreneurs of the Month for October. The honor recognizes “entrepreneurs...
10/24/2018 - 10:30am
The Sheffield community got to know their first responders a bit better at the Breakfast with Badges event on Saturday, Oct. 20. Serving up doughnuts and juice at Block 10, Sheffield's Police, Fire Department, and EMS members geared up to introduce themselves to area children as a way to get them more familiarized with who they are and what...
10/17/2018 - 11:36am
The City of Coulter is pleased to let the community know that the new playground at the city park is ready for action. The new playground consists of climbing ramps, slides, a bridge and a swing set. Two rocking features were also installed. The city was able to install the playground thanks to help from grants and volunteers. The project received...
10/17/2018 - 11:35am
The Hampton City Council has entered early discussions to bring a recreation complex to the city. At last Monday’s workshop meeting, City Manager Ron Dunt informed the council and a room full of interested members of the public that the city recently received an offer from the Center One Foundation to donate a 29-acre plot of land near the...
10/17/2018 - 11:30am
Some Hampton-Dumont High School students no longer have to worry about getting to school early enough to find a good parking spot. The H-D Student Council earlier this year received permission to “sell” parking spaces in the main parking lot to upperclassmen. Those spots would be reserved for students from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. on school...
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