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  1. Gabriel Torres to play soccer in collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Fort Morgan Times

    With his mother, grandmother and head soccer coach at Brush High School, Gabriel Torres made his official commitment to go play soccer in college at Iowa Wesleyan College in Mount Pleasant, Iowa on Thursday. "This is a great opportunity," Torres said after his announcement.

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  2. Former Demons compete for CornellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Evening Journal

    Former Washington Demons Walker Breard and Jared Henry played against Iowa Wesleyan College in Mt. Pleasant on Tuesday night.

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  3. Up & Out - Weekend editionRead the original story

    Thursday | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! Today Auditions for "Giggling Gossip" will be at 7 p.m. in the performance level of Midwest Old Threshers Theatre Museum, Mount Pleasant.

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  4. Mount Pleasant legislative forum postponedRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Hawk Eye

    With issues still unresolved at the Iowa Statehouse, the legislative forum scheduled for this weekend has been postponed, the Mount Pleasant Area Chamber of Commerce announced Monday.

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  5. District forester advises how to replace ash treesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Fairfield Ledger

    With the potential destruction of the emerald ash borer in the headlines, it was no surprise that the most common questions at the presentation "Caring for Our Trees" Saturday by Iowa Department of Natural Resources Forester Lisa Louck at the Salem Library, were "Should I treat or remove my ash trees?" and "What replacement trees should I plant?" It was identified in Mt. Pleasant in 2014, which put all of Henry County in the 15-mile "treatment circle" - an area in which ash trees are at risk.

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  6. RUSS board votes for legal action against Mt. UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Washington Evening Journal

    Following a nearly 60-minute closed session conference with legal counsel during its April monthly meeting, the Regional Utility Service Systems Board of Directors unanimously passed a motion to move forward with litigation against the City of Mt. Union.

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  7. Carol J. SprottRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Fairfield Ledger

    A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Hillsboro Cemetery in Hillsboro, with the Rev. Michael Scudder officiating.

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  8. Home to RentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Fairfield Ledger

    Professional, older couple seeks home in Mt. Pleasant area. 3 bedroom with garage/shed preferred. Previously leased rural home on 26 acres for 4 yrs. Maintained home and much of area, including ponds. contact by cell. text or call. 319.750.5127

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  9. District forester gives update on Emerald Ash BorersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Washington Evening Journal

    With the potential destruction of the Emerald Ash Borer in the headlines, it was no surprise that the most common questions at the presentation "Caring for Our Trees" on Saturday by Iowa Department of Natural Resources Forester Lisa Louck at the Salem Library, were "Should I treat or remove my ash trees?" and "What replacement trees should I plant?" And the answer to both questions is: it depends. The EAB was positively identified in a tree in Mt.

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  10. Henry County Habitat for Humanity starts 25th homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! MOUNT PLEASANT - Work for a new home for the Herman family in Mount Pleasant began Sunday afternoon. Habitat for Humanity and Ramona Herman and her son Michael celebrated the Hermans' home groundbreaking on South Bittersweet Circle.

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  11. Smashing successRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Hawk Eye

    Xavior Williams has done just about everything else in track and field with the greatest of ease, so why not the 4x400-meter relay? The West Burlington-Notre Dame junior had already won the long jump and the high jump and anchored the Falcons' 4x100 relay team to a meet record and season-best time, but Williams still felt like he had more to give. John Gaines/The Hawk Eye Mount Pleasant High School's Cole Phillips clears the hurdle as WB-ND's Jacob Smith follows in the Class A shuttle hurdle relay at the Denny White Relays Thursday in Mount Pleasant.

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  12. Former Mt. Pleasant High School employee accused of selling meth in school parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A former Mt. Pleasant High School employee is one of four people arrested in a methamphetamine investigation in Henry County, Iowa.

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  13. Edith MeekerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Hawk Eye

    Edith Elizabeth Meeker, 95, of Quincy, Ill., formerly of Warsaw, Ill., died Monday, April 13, 2015, at Blessing Hospital in Quincy. Born Oct. 19, 1919, in Henry County near Mount Pleasant, she was the daughter of Everett Harrison and Margretta Isabelle Todd Belknap.

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  14. Mabeus claims titleRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Hawk Eye

    Mount Pleasant High School's Trevor Mabeus carded a 3-over-par 73 to claim medalist honors, but Washington came away with the team win on Wednesday afternoon at Flint Hills Municipal Golf Course.

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  15. Helping Out for April 15, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Charleston Business Journal

    ... holding the inaugural Charleston Challenge game show gala from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. May 21 at Harborside East in Mount Pleasant. The event will be a game show-themed evening inspired by The $25,000 Pyramid . Four contestants from the audience will ...

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  16. Police log - April 14, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Washington Evening Journal

    Billy George McKinney, 40, of Mt. Pleasant, was arrested Monday afternoon in the 2100 block of Lexington Boulevard in Washington for failure to appear for contempt hearing - resisting order of process of district court, failure to pay child support.

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  17. BizBeat: Clock shop ticks into Jefferson CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | News Tribune

    The owner of a Hannibal-based clock retailer and repair shop has decided it's time to expand to Jefferson City. Ralls County Clock Company is open for business in the back of Tennyson's Furniture at 520 E. High St. The company, which has been in business 34 years, has its main office in Hannibal as well as another location in Mount Pleasant, Iowa.

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  18. Dwight brings NFL intensity to kid fitness in Mt. PleasantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Hawk Eye

    ... down with yoga after leading a group of children in a youth fitness boot camp Thursday at the Rec Center in Mount Pleasant. The center has been celebrating 20 years of operation this week, culminating with a Dwight Night fundraiser at the Mount ...

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  19. Stand on religious libertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Hawk Eye

    It was all about religious liberty Thursday night inside the Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel. Four potential Republican presidential candidates took their turns addressing religious freedom laws, including the controversial Religious Freedom Act Indiana Gov. Mike Pence signed into law April 2. John Gaines/The Hawk Eye Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum speaks at the Family Leadership Regional Summit in the chapel at Iowa Wesleyan College Thursday April 9, 2015 in Mount Pleasant, Iowa.

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  20. Four potential GOP presidential candidates speak at summit in Mt. PleasantRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | BayouBuzz.com

    Four potential GOP candidates took the stage Thursday, April 9, 2015 at the Family Leadership Regional Summit at Iowa Wesleyan College in Mount Pleasant, Iowa including Mike Huckabee, Bobby Jindal, Rick Perry, and Rick Santorum. few years ago that one day the President would use his precious time in oval office simply to congratulate them for being gay, I would say 'Surely he'll call a veteran and thank them for their service for losing a limb or a leg'," said Huckabee.

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