Hamlet Receives Bid for Hopeful Grant Project

The Hamlet Town Council announced during their last meeting that a bid had arrived for a proposed sidewalk project. The project would move forward if Hamlet is awarded the Community Crossings Matching Grant the town applied for in August. If awarded, the grant funds would go toward the installation of...
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OBITUARY: Ronnie Clyde Stricklin

HAMLET ― Ronnie Clyde Stricklin, 78, of Hamlet, passed away Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022 at his residence. He was born Feb. 12, 1944, in Hamlet, son of the late Clyde William and Mildred Gainey Stricklin. Ronnie was a veteran of the United States Army. He was a member of...

Hamlet Adopts 2023 Budget

The Hamlet Town Council adopted the town’s 2023 budget last week. Within the budget, $321,000 is set aside into the General Fund, $7,500 is proposed in the Local Road and Street Fund, $53,000 is part of the Motor Vehicle Highway Fund, $12,600 is within the Park Fund, $5,000 will go toward the Cumulative Capital IMP Fund, $8,500 will go toward the Cumulative Capital Development Fund, $80,000 will be available for the Economic Development Fund, $99,000 is budgeted in the Special Fire Protection and Territory General Fund, and $20,000 is placed within the Special Fire Protection Territory Equipment Replace Fund.

Third Food Truck Friday Scheduled in Hamlet Today

The Hamlet Town Council announced this week they will be holding another Food Truck Friday today (September 30). During the Hamlet Town Hall meeting Wednesday night, Town Council President Dave Kesvormas said the first couple of events have been a huge success. He added citizen feedback has been very good.