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  • LeRoy Henry Steffensmeier
    January 22, 2015

    LeRoy Henry Steffensmeier, 87, of rural Fort Madison, Iowa, passed away at 7:42 a.m., Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at the Fort Madison Community Hospital. Born April 17, 1927 in rural […]

  • Kevin Hugh Walters
    January 22, 2015

    Kevin Hugh Walters, 50, of Prairie View, Texas and formerly of Wayland, died suddenly Tuesday, January 20, 2015 in Bedford, Texas. A Celebration of Life will be held at 1:30 […]

  • Early Morning Fire
    January 22, 2015

    Mt. Pleasant Fire Department was called out at about 3 o’clock this morning (Thursday) to 2409 Clayton Avenue. A garage caught fire and the fire spread to the house at […]

  • Jim Bishop
    January 22, 2015

    James B. “Jim” Bishop, 74, of Mt. Pleasant, died Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. A funeral service for Jim Bishop will be held […]

  • Iowa DCI Investigation in Columbus Junction
    January 21, 2015

    Columbus Junction, IOWA — On January 19, 2015, the Columbus Junction Police Department received information of injuries to a four month old child. The child was transported to the University […]

  • New HCHC Board Member
    January 21, 2015

    A new trustee will join the Henry County Health Center board at the February meeting. The board voted at the January meeting Tuesday to appoint Joel Prottsman to replace Megan […]

  • County Supervisors Meet
    January 21, 2015

    The Henry County Supervisors approved an exit agreement with the three counties that want to leave the Regional Utility Service System Commission. Henry County is a member of the RUSS […]

  • Utilities Board Meets
    January 21, 2015

    The Mt. Pleasant Utilities Board of Trustees met in regular session Tuesday. Utilities manager Jack Hedgecock updated the trustees on several ongoing projects. The Adams Street substation replacement is in […]