Discontinue http://tspr.org en SEIA City Starting Discontinuation Over http://tspr.org/post/seia-city-starting-discontinuation-over <p>Mount Sterling, Iowa will try again when it comes to un-incorporating itself.&nbsp;</p><p>Mayor Tom Allen says Mount Sterling has been operating for years under the assumption that its city council has just three members.&nbsp; The current roster is Tonya Putnam, DiAnna Allen, &amp; Judy Ash.</p><p>That is why no one questioned it when Putnam and Allen voted to discontinue the town of roughly 40 people in rural Van Buren County on April 11.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 30 Apr 2012 21:11:15 +0000 Jason Parrott 14322 at http://tspr.org SEIA City Starting Discontinuation Over SE Iowa Town To Discontinue http://tspr.org/post/se-iowa-town-discontinue <p>Mount Sterling is located at the bottom of a hill along County Road W20 in southern Van Buren County.&nbsp; It&rsquo;s close enough to the Missouri border that when you look out from AJ&rsquo;s Bar &amp; Grill&rsquo;s patio, you can see the Show Me State.</p><p>Mount Sterling is known for several things.&nbsp; When the town was founded more than 150-years ago, it became known as &ldquo;Dogtown&rdquo; because reports said more dogs lived there than people.</p> Wed, 18 Apr 2012 16:01:43 +0000 Jason Parrott 13684 at http://tspr.org SE Iowa Town To Discontinue