Mayor Calls For Flags To Fly At Half-Staff

Sheldon, Iowa — Prior to opening Wednesday’s Sheldon City Council meeting, Mayor Katricia Meendering announced that Sheldon’s fire chief has passed away. Jerry Meyer had served as a firefighter for 39 years, the last 18 of those as Sheldon’s Fire Chief. Meendering asked for a moment of silence, and also asked that flags in Sheldon be lowered to half staff in Meyer’s honor until Monday October 8th.

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