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  • Dean Vorhies
    January 13, 2014

    Dean W. Vorhies, 73, of Mt. Pleasant, IA, died Saturday, January 11, 2014, at his residence. As requested, the body has been cremated.  Friends may sign the register and leave […]

  • Larry Parker
    January 13, 2014

    Larry L. Parker 69, of Hillsboro passed away on Saturday, January 11, 2014, at the Henry County Health Center in Mt. Pleasant. Friends may call after 1 p.m. on Friday, […]

  • Update list of cancellations
    January 6, 2014

    MONDAY CANCELLATIONS    ALL IOWA WESLEYAN EXTENDED LEARNING ALL LOCATIONS TONIGHT CANCELLED NEW LONDON YOUTH WRESTLING CANCELLED NO MT. PLEASANT YOUTH WRESTLING QUARTER MAYBE-MORE STORE CLOSING AT 4 P.M. FELLOWSHIP CLOSING […]

  • Sports 12/31/13
    December 31, 2013

    For our sports report today…. As college and high school teams are on Winter Break it is fairly quiet for sports in the area. It’s the Big Ten opener for […]

  • Cancellations 12/19
    December 19, 2013

    Mt. Pleasant 9th grade boys basketball at Mid-Prairie postponed New London wrestling meet with Highland and Cardinal postponed Wrestling meet between WACO, Wapello and Lone Tree for Wayland tonight postponed […]

  • November 24th – November 30th, 2013
    November 22, 2013

    Birthdays 11/24/13 – Carlene Mayer 11/26/13 – Amanda Monteyne 11/26/13 – Clarence Robertson – 90 11/27/13 – John Walljasper 11/27/13 – LillyAnn Adedrian 11/27/13 – Francine Sporkman 11/28/13 – ...

  • Beryl Rich
    November 1, 2013

    Beryl Rich, 90 of Mt. Pleasant, IA, died Friday, November 01, 2013, at the Henry County Health Center. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Olson-Powell Memorial Chapel.

  • MP Square Construction Update
    October 4, 2013

    Here’s an update of work at Mt. Pleasant’s Central Park: Zaiser Construction is installing the light pole bases around the perimeter of the square with plans of completion today.  They […]

  • Lois Watson
    October 4, 2013

    Lois E. Watson, age 93 of Morning Sun, died Friday October 4, 2013 at the Morning Sun Care Center.  Cremation has been accorded.  Visitation will be Monday October 7, 2013 […]

  • Thursday Supervisor Meeting
    October 4, 2013

    At the Henry County Supervisors meeting yesterday morning the Board heard a presentation from the Southeast Iowa Ridge Blasters Snowmobile Club.  They are seeking support for an approved trail system […]