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  • 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 […]

  • Proposal Presentation
    January 21, 2015

    The WACO Community School District and the WACO Education Association will meet on Wednesday January 21, 2015 at 4:30 pm in the High School Media Center. The WACO Education Association […]

  • $5000 Business Plan Competition Deadline Extended
    January 21, 2015

    Entrepreneurs will have one last chance to compete this winter for the opportunity to win up to $5000 for their business startup or expansion through the 2015 Lee County Business […]

  • Karen Duncan
    January 20, 2015

    Karen Duncan, 74, of Mt. Pleasant, IA, died Saturday, January 17, 2015, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. A memorial service will begin at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, January 22, […]

  • Arlowine Brinck
    January 20, 2015

    Arlowine Louise Brinck, 94, of the Kensington in Fort Madison, Iowa, formerly of West Point, passed away at 10:00 a.m. Monday, January 19, 2015 at the Fort Madison Community Hospital. […]

  • Robert B. Sampson
    January 20, 2015

    Robert B. Sampson, 92, of Mt. Pleasant, died Saturday, January 17, 2015 at the Henry County Health Center in Mt. Pleasant. A funeral service for Mr. Sampson will be held […]

  • ON-LINE VOTER REGISTRATION COMING TO IOWA
    January 20, 2015

    Today, the Iowa Voter Registration Commission adopted a rule that will allow eligible voters who possess a valid driver’s license or state ID to apply for their voter registration on-line. […]

  • Ethel Parker
    January 20, 2015

    Ethel S. (Mrs. Charles) Parker, 90, of New London and formerly of Mt. Pleasant, died Monday, January 19, 2015 at the New London Nursing and Rehab Center. A graveside funeral […]

  • INMATE ASSAULT ON STAFF
    January 20, 2015

    On January 18 at approximately 6:40 am Mt. Pleasant Correctional Facility staff activated an emergency alarm due to a disturbance in one of the living units. A Correctional Officer was […]