Henry County Newswire

Henry County Newswire

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  1. Support GroupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 20 | Hawk Eye

    ... program is open to people with emotional difficulties. For more information, call Gail at (319) 754-1144. Henry County Health Center Cancer Support Group - meets at 7 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month in the HCHC Health Education Center. To learn ...

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  2. Beryl ShahanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | Hawk Eye

    Beryl L. Shahan, 85, of Mount Pleasant died Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at the Henry County Health Center in Mount Pleasant after a brief illness. Born Oct. 23, 1931, in Richmond Heights, Mo., she was the daughter of Arthur Robert and Carrie Alberta Stone Morris.

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  3. Support GroupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 13 | Hawk Eye

    ... program is open to people with emotional difficulties. For more information, call Gail at (319) 754-1144. Henry County Health Center Cancer Support Group - meets at 7 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month in the HCHC Health Education Center. To learn ...

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  4. MP prison employee files lawsuit alleging wrongful termination, retaliationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 11 | Hawk Eye

    ... services would not protect me, they just threw me to the wolves." According to the lawsuit filed Feb. 28 in Henry County, Bolander "made disclosures of information to members of the Iowa Department of Correctional Service, public officials, law ...

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  5. Mount Union auctions off former city's itemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 9 | Hawk Eye

    ... auction continued at the community center building on East Lehew Street. Buffington and Robin Detrick of the Henry County auditor's office auctioned off tables, folding chairs, filing cabinets, kitchen supplies, office supplies and other ...

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  6. COPS committee forms to campaign for new jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | Hawk Eye

    The Citizens' Jail Committee, formed last fall to address concerns of overcrowded and outdated facilities at the Henry County jail, has now morphed into Citizens Organized for Public Safety. At the Henry County Jail Committee's most recent meeting June 5, residents Mike Hampton and Kay Dennings were selected as co-chairs of COPS and Mary Koontz was named its treasurer.

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  7. Beryl ShahanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 8 | Hawk Eye

    Beryl L. Shahan, 85, of Mount Pleasant died Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at Henry County Health Center in Mount Pleasant. Funeral arrangements are pending at Kimzey Funeral Home in Mount Pleasant.

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  8. Hike for edibles in Henry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 7 | Hawk Eye

    The Wild Edibles class in the At the Park: Explore Your Inner Pioneer Series is 6:30 p.m. June 20 at Oakland Mills Nature Center, 2593 Nature Center Drive in Mount Pleasant. The Wild Edibles class in the At the Park: Explore Your Inner Pioneer Series is 6:30 p.m. June 20 at Oakland Mills Nature Center, 2593 Nature Center Drive in Mount Pleasant.

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  9. Summer Sacks provides children food securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 6 | Hawk Eye

    Fellowship Cup served 125 lunches Monday, the first day of this year's Summer Sacks program, a volunteer effort to combat food insecurity for Henry County children. The program started because more than 25 percent of children in the county are food insecure, said Ken Brown, executive director of Fellowship Cup.

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  10. Fiber optic cable cut, Henry County Sheriff looks for suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The Henry County Iowa Sheriff's Department is looking to find out who cut a fiber optic cable last week. On Thursday, May 18, 2017, around 3:36 p.m., the Henry County Sheriff's Office received a report of vandalism to a fiber optic cable in the 2500 grid of Franklin Avenue.

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  11. Lake Geode improvements topic of meeting ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 26 | The Fairfield Ledger

    The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will host a public meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Linkin Center in New London to discuss plans for improving water quality and recreational opportunities at Geode State Park in Henry County. Restoration activities planned for the park's lake will be presented at the meeting, along with an opportunity for the public to express their comments and ask questions about the long-term management and improvement plan.

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  12. Former town's assets for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... building. Iowa State Bank, who provided Mount Union with a loan for the building, has a lien on the property. Henry County Auditor Shelly Barber added that the building is in the bank's hands at this time. "We [the county] are not pursuing ownership ...

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  13. Up and Out - Weekend edition May 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 25 | Hawk Eye

    ... Keokuk. Petite Players youth theater for children grades 2 to 5 is managed and operated by Great River Players. Henry County Conservation At the Park Series will present "Explore Your Inner Pioneer: Outdoor Cooking" using a dutch oven over a fire, ...

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  14. Support GroupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Hawk Eye

    ... program is open to people with emotional difficulties. For more information, call Gail at (319) 754-1144. Henry County Health Center Cancer Support Group - meets at 7 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month in the HCHC Health Education Center. To learn ...

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  15. Trial in Burlington teen's slaying moving to Henry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A judge has approved moving to another southeast Iowa county the trial of one of two men accused of killing a Burlington teenager. The Hawk Eye reports that a judge ruled Thursday that 23-year-old Jorge Sanders-Galvez's trial would be held in adjacent Henry County, Iowa instead of Des Moines County.

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  16. Murder trial moved from Des Moines County to Henry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... Sanders-Galvez, 22, into a courtroom Thursday at the Des Moines County Courthouse. His trial has been moved to Henry County. Des Moines County officer Brian Vanerstrom escorts Jorge "Lumni" Sanders-Galvez, 22, St. Louis, from a courtroom at Des ...

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  17. Murder trial for man accused of killing BHS student moved to Henry CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... the murder trial of a man accused of last year's shooting death of a Burlington High School student be moved to Henry County. The first-degree murder trial of Jorge "Lumni" Sanders-Galvez, 22, St. Louis, is set to begin at 9 a.m. July 25 in Mount ...

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  18. Dog shot by Henry County Iowa Sheriff's DeputyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A deputy was called to the north side of Rome on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 around 11:28 a.m. Neighbors say a dog was running loose, barking and growling at people. When the deputy arrived, he was told the owners of the dog would allow it to run loose frequently.

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  19. Support GroupsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... program is open to people with emotional difficulties. For more information, call Gail at (319) 754-1144. Henry County Health Center Cancer Support Group - meets at 7 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month in the HCHC Health Education Center. To learn ...

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  20. Henry Co. jail committee plans for August voteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    Members of the Henry County Jail Committee discuss their plans to get out the vote for the bond issue that would approve the construction of a new county jail in Mount Pleasant. Members of the Henry County Jail Committee discuss their plans to get out the vote for the bond issue that would approve the construction of a new county jail in Mount Pleasant.

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