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  • From Senator Rich Taylor
    May 15, 2015

    HOUSE NEEDS TO ACT ON BIPARTISAN ANTI-BULLYING BILL In 2007, the Iowa Legislature required school districts to adopt safe school policies to guard against harassment and bullying. Unfortunately, there is […]

  • City Approves Sale of Property
    May 14, 2015

    The Mt. Pleasant City Council agreed to authorize the Henry County Industrial Development Commission to sell two lots in the Crossroads Industrial Park to a developer, Mt. Pleasant Building II, […]

  • Gas Tax Increase to Pay for Street Repairs
    May 14, 2015

    Thanks to the 10 cent gas tax increase, several smaller Mt. Pleasant street repair projects will soon get underway. The City Council approved contracts with Cessford Construction for asphalt overlay […]

  • Council Approves Fountain Fix
    May 14, 2015

    The Edd King Memorial Fountain in Mt. Pleasant’s Central Park will be sent to Alabama for restoration. Wednesday night the City Council authorized Mayor Steve Brimhall to sign a contract […]

  • City Council Handles Routine Business
    May 14, 2015

    Mt. Pleasant City Council met Wednesday night in regular session The council approved a Special Class C Liquor License for Kirk Restaurant Services, the owners of Tasos Steakhouse opening soon […]

  • Bowling Alley Sold
    May 14, 2015

    Apparently, the Overton family, long time owners of the Iris Bowling Center have sold the local alleys. Wednesday night the Mt. Pleasant City Council approved the issuance of a Class […]

  • 2015 Rock Around the Block
    May 14, 2015

    The 2015 schedule for the annual Mt. Pleasant Rock Around the Block has been set. The Friday night event in Central Park will be held June 19, July 24 and […]