Your Friend on the Front Page

Every week, the Mt. Pleasant News will feature a Henry County resident in a profile snapshot. The questions will appear in bold.

This week?s ?Friend on the Front Page? is Aimee Iverson, whom you may know as the assistant women?s basketball coach at Iowa Wesleyan University.

Are you originally from Mt. Pleasant/Henry County? If not, what brought you here? No, I came to Mt. Pleasant in 2015 to finish my Bachelor?s Degree and play basketball for Iowa Wesleyan University.

What is your favorite part of living here? The community; I love the hometown feeling and how friendly everyone is.

What is your favorite local hangout? I love going to Butch?s River Rock Cafe for breakfast or Keo?s for their dinner specials.

What do you like to do in your free time? I like to travel with my family. I also like to attend concerts and sporting events.

What is your favorite summertime activity? Hanging out by a pool or camping.

What is your ideal vacation? Somewhere on a beach.

Is there something Mt. Pleasant doesn?t have that you?d like to see? More live music would be awesome.

What do you think is Mt. Pleasant/Henry County?s trademark? The town square. It is my favorite part of living in Mt. Pleasant.

Tell us something interesting about you. I coach basketball at my alma mater (IW) and volunteer for the Parks and Recreation Department coaching youth soccer.