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  1. Glen HightowerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Mount Vernon Optic-Herald

    Funeral services for Glen Hightower, age 76 a native of Franklin County, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30 at the Bates-Cooper-Sloan Funeral Home Chapel, 2805 S. Jefferson St. in Mount Pleasant. The family will receive friends at the chapel an hour prior to the service.

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  2. Heddon - the birthplace of our GeorgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Morpeth Herald

    ... both sides of Station Road, with Heddon Hall in the middle of it. On Greenwood's map, Heddon Hall is called Mount Pleasant. This was the scene of Thomas Bates' colliery. It had a brickworks as well, making firebricks, and sent coal both southwards ...

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  3. A renowned scholarship for a Peacock gradRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Times-Herald

    ... who's 93 who's probably been a member of P.E.O. for 50 years." Seven students at Iowa Wesleyan College in Mount Pleasant founded P.E.O. on Jan. 21, 1869. The Moose Jaw chapter was founded in 1947, followed shortly by Regina and Saskatoon. Currently, ...

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  4. Memorial planned for respected Mount Pleasant teacher, coachRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | The Charlotte Observer

    If it's true that our lives are shaped by the people we encounter, then there are a lot of people in eastern Cabarrus County walking around with a Leon Ensley-shaped imprint. Ensley, who died last month at the age of 81, was well known to the Mount Pleasant High School community as a coach, teacher, and driver's education instructor.

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  5. Demons prep for home meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Washington Evening Journal

    Monday will mark the beginnning of homecoming week for Washington High School, and for the cross-country team, this will be their only chance to compete at home. Coming off a meet on Thursday at Mount Pleasant, the Demon runners will take to the Washington Golf Course on Tuesday in their only home meet of the season, and they are hoping everyone comes out in support.

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  6. Volunteers needed to pack Kids Against Hunger mealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Fairfield Ledger

    "It takes a lot of bodies to package 25,000 meals," said Don Henderson, one of the organizers from First Christian Church. The packing session is set to begin at 1 p.m. Sunday in the Word of Life Lutheran Church gym.

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  7. Man arrested for trying to steal vehiclesRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Hawk Eye

    A central Iowa man faces multiple charges after Mount Pleasant police said he tried to steal a pair of vehicles Saturday.

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  8. A college education in just 10 wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Christian Science Monitor

    People head into the Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel as it starts to rain during a ceremony for the unveiling of a statue of former U.S. Sen. James Harlan on the Iowa Wesleyan College campus in Mount Pleasant, Iowa. You've got to hand it to Merriam-Webster.

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  9. Dreamer coffee shop now open near campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Central Michigan Life

    ... this shop brings a new atmosphere to students at CMU. "I feel like this place is something that we need in Mount Pleasant," she said. "It's open and very relaxing. I feel like it's something that we don't experience here." The Dreamer Coffee Shop ...

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  10. George A. WeselyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Fairfield Ledger

    George A. Wesely 91, of Lockridge died Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, at Park Place Elder Living Center in Mt.

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  11. Larger Red Flag Horseless Carriage Tour set to beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Washington Evening Journal

    By Brooks Taylor GTNS News Team BRIGHTON -The 2014 Red Flag Horseless Carriage Tour will be making its third run through the county and the signature run from New London to Brighton Saturday, Sept. 27. Modeled after a race in England in November 1896 which celebrated the requirement that carriages be preceded by a person on foot with a red flag, Henry County's tour is one of only two in the United States .

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  12. Drive-by shooting reported in Mt. PleasantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The Washington Evening Journal

    A Mt. Pleasant man is in the Henry County Jail today following an apparent type of drive-by shooting Thursday evening in rural Henry County. Phil Grandinetti, 28, Mt.

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  13. I-88 Lane Closures In Rock Island CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... are now living with family members or sponsors across the country. Officials say two women were shot at in a Mount Pleasant, Iowa drive-by shooting. It happened around 9:45 Thursday night, September 18, 2014 in the 1700 block of 265th Street... ...

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  14. Man Arrested After Attempted Vehicle Theft In Mount Pleasant, IARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... are now living with family members or sponsors across the country. Officials say two women were shot at in a Mount Pleasant, Iowa drive-by shooting. It happened around 9:45 Thursday night, September 18, 2014 in the 1700 block of 265th Street... ...

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  15. World-renowned singer rolls into Mount PleasantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Hawk Eye

    Michael Noble Jr./The Hawk Eye Simon Estes, an internationally renowned bass-baritone, performs Sunday at the Iowa Wesleyan College Chapel Auditorium in Mount Pleasant.

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  16. Back On The BikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... are now living with family members or sponsors across the country. Officials say two women were shot at in a Mount Pleasant, Iowa drive-by shooting. It happened around 9:45 Thursday night, September 18, 2014 in the 1700 block of 265th Street... ...

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  17. Gary WatsonRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 21 | Hawk Eye

    The funeral service for Mr. Gary Lee Watson, 76, of Mount Pleasant, will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Elliott Chapel in New London with Pastor J ...

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  18. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... Boyd, going beyond the text messages we learned about a week ago. Officials say two women were shot at in a Mount Pleasant, Iowa drive-by shooting. It happened around 9:45 Thursday night, September 18, 2014 in the 1700 block of 265th Street... ...

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  19. Drive-by shooting in Mount PleasantRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 20 | Hawk Eye

    A Mount Pleasant man was arrested Thursday night after shooting at two women south of Mount Pleasant on 265th Street.

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  20. Mount Pleasant rolls to winRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 20 | Hawk Eye

    Zoom Gwamna and Austin Smith scored three touchdowns each to lead the Mount Pleasant High School football team to a 57-33 nondistrict win ov ...

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