In Perspective – The Value of School to a Swazi Student

By Mark Bettle, Hampton-Piggs Peak Partnership The Hampton-Piggs Partnership saves lives by sending young Swazis to school. Students in Swaziland are less likely to contract HIV/AIDS than those who do not attend school. Further, for girls especially, school provides an escape from exploitation and violence. As you will read, there are also more direct and […]

Homestay Hampton Looking for Host Families

Do you have room in your home, and room in your heart, to welcome an international student this winter? There are 3 international students looking for an opportunity to experience our culture. Opening up your home to someone is an incredible chance to get to know more about the world and it’s communities, as well […]

A Look Ahead at 2020

A leap of faith: “recognizing that forward movement in life is not primarily a function of our rational capacities but our will and our trust.” (Mark A. Tietjen, PhD, Baylor University). We’ve done it again – the Hampton-Piggs Peak Partnership has taken another leap of faith and committed to paying school fees for 182 students […]

Getting in Some Holiday Activity

By Jen Gendron: Health & Wellness Coach The holidays are such a busy time with lots of rushing about from parties to school concerts and other events, not to mention trying to get in some shopping! With all this rushing around, our regular exercise routine is often abandoned. While we may not be able to […]

Bulldogs Hockey Update

The Hampton Midget Bulldogs on Sat. the 7th put up the outdoor Christmas lights at the Dr. V.A. Snow Centre and than went on to play the Lancaster Thunder Midget Team at 8:15 PM at the Hampton Community Center and won with score of 3 to 2 against Lancaster. The Hampton Midget Bulldogs will be […]

No Gain, Just Maintain: Avoiding Holiday Weight Gain

By Jen Gendron: Health & Wellness Coach As the holidays get closer, there are so many wonderful things to look forward to. You will get to spend more time with your family and hopefully be able to take some time off work, and participate in your annual traditions that occur around this time. Unfortunately, another […]

HHS JV Basketball Hosts Tournament

The Men’s Hampton High Huskies JV Basketball Team are hosting a tournament this weekend. Games get underway today at 2:30pm and run through Saturday. Teams from Belleisle High, Harvey High, Fredericton Christian School, Hartland High and Fundy High will be in town to take part. The tournament will wrap up tomorrow afternoon, with the final […]

“Hampton” Meant My Future – Stories from Piggs Peak

We recently received a package of letters from Starfish students sponsored by the Hampton-Piggs Peak Partnership. They are overflowing with enormous gratitude and blessings, but they also contain heartbreaking stories of broken families, poverty and hardship. The letters reveal an incredible resiliency, determination, and strength of character. Despite their difficulties – no parents, lack of […]

Raffle Committee Awards Funding

The Hampton Regional Facilities Committee Inc. recently presented six local organizations with cheques to assist with their ongoing operations. Each of the organizations were selected by their Local Service District Board, through the LSD’s representative on the Regional Committee. The funds are raised through the Greater Hampton 50/50 Raffle, established in 2016 with the goal […]