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Chadwick Library Renovation 50th Anniversary Ribbon Cutting

Mount Pleasant, Iowa: September 23, 2016− The Iowa Wesleyan University J. Raymond Chadwick Library has experienced great changes, thanks to a lot of heavy lifting, teamwork and a generous bequest from long-time friend and IW alumnus Don Young ’50. “We’ve looked at how to be innovative and creative in using our space. The idea is …

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IOWA FERTILIZER COMPANY DONATES $4,000 TO SOUTHEAST IOWA PUBLIC LIBRARIES

On Thursday, September 22, 2016, Iowa Fertilizer Company, Wever, Iowa, announced today the company donated $4,000 to local public libraries to support the purchase of new books and ongoing reading programs. The recipients of the donations include the Fort Madison, Mount Pleasant, Burlington, and Keokuk libraries. “Iowa Fertilizer Company is proud to call Southeast Iowa …

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Larry William Smith

Larry William Smith, 64, of Carthage, passed away on Wednesday, September 21, 2016, at 11:16 p.m. at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Illinois. Larry was born in Carthage, Illinois on June 14, 1952, the son of William Eli and Viola L. (Lung) Smith. He graduated from Carthage High School and went on to study Farm Machinery …

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Cindy Dooley

Cindy Dooley, 61, of Macomb, Illinois, passed away at 10:53 A.M. Thursday, September 22, 2016 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy. Funeral arrangements are pending at Printy Funeral Home in Carthage.

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NEW LEE COUNTY EDG HEAD      

The Lee County Economic Development Group has announced the appointment of Joe Steil as the new CEO of the group effective September 27th. Steil will replace Steve Bisenius who will continue to work with the Lee County Edg on a consulting basis. Steil has worked for the group since 2011 serving as the Board’s Vice …

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HAMILTON POLICE NEED YOUR HELP   

  Hamilton Police is needing the public’s help in finding a wanted man. According to Hamilton Police Chief Robb Bell, Joseph Krumey, was wanted on a Felony Warrant for Escape and Possession of Methamphetamine. Krumey ran away from police during a traffic stop in Hamilton on August 18th. Krumey was in a passenger in a …

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