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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

May 15, 2019 ...

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

A man from Oxford Iowa was arrested following a single vehicle crash on Highway 218 near mile marker 44 on Sunday, May 19, around 9:30 a.m. ...

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Minor damage was caused to a school bus after a Mt. Pleasant man driving a GMC truck collided with it in the 1900 grid of 305th Street on ...

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

A Hillsboro man was charged with domestic assault after the Henry County Sheriff's Office responded to a call regarding a disturbance on ...

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

MEDIAPOLIS - The Mt. Pleasant soccer team is coming in to Thursday night's regional opener fresh off a couple of blowout wins. The Panthers ...

Monday, May 20, 2019

DES MOINES - Per usual, state track weekend had everything a track fan could ask for. The weekend was highlighted by a state champion, a ...

Friday, May 17, 2019

RIVERSIDE - It wasn't a perfect day for the area's small school boys' golfers in Riverside on Wednesday, but one player was able to steal ...

Friday, May 17, 2019

OSKALOOSA - It wasn't the sharpest day for the Mt. Pleasant boys' golf team - in fact, it was one of their worst, but the Panthers' final ...

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

May is National Military Appreciation Month and Poppy Month. the Auxiliary Post 58 asks that residents wear poppies on Poppy Day on Friday, ...

Tuesday, May 21, 2019
By Gloria Yoder  

After an extraordinary amount of rain this spring I just relish these sunny days. Not only do I enjoy them; the children simply thrive on ...

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Vern and Carolyn Dorothy, of Mt. Pleasant, are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary on June 5. ...

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

The Henry County Historic Preservation Commission met Wednesday, May 15, at the Henry County Courthouse. ...

Friday, May 17, 2019

High school is an opportunity for students everywhere to try on many different hats - soccer, cheerleading, National Honors Society, ...

Friday, May 17, 2019
By Rev. Gordon Hawkins, Spiritual Care Counselor at EveryStep Hospice  

'19 Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger; 20 for the anger of man does not ...

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
By Gloria Yoder  

As a very young girl, I recall my dad taking us children mushroom hunting. It was a highlight for all of us. I remember once when we as a ...

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
By Curt Swarm  

I've caught more flak about butchering Blossom than any other column I've written. Good grief. She had so many people rooting for her that ...

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Age: 54

Mt. Pleasant

Funeral date:
Service pending

Kimzey Funeral Home

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Age: 66

Winfield

Funeral date:
At a later date.

Honts Funeral Home

Monday, May 20, 2019

Age: 59

Keota

Funeral date:
10:30 am Saturday, May 25th

Yoder-Powell Funeral Home

Monday, May 20, 2019

Age: 89

Mt. Pleasant

Funeral date:
10:30 am Tuesday, May 21st

Olson-Powell Memorial Chapel

Friday, May 17, 2019

Age: 89

Mt. Pleasant

Funeral date:
Service pending

Olson-Powell Memorial Chapel

Friday, May 17, 2019

Fort Madison

Funeral date:
Luncheon Saturday, May 18th

Schmitz Funeral Home