Archive for September, 2009

Supervisors Hesitant to Transfer Park to Riverside

Posted: Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009 at 8:19 am

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Washington County Supervisors are moving forward with the transfer of Iowa Township Park to the City of Riverside.

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Williamsburg beats Demon JV

Posted: Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009 at 8:18 am

The Washington JV football team lost to Williamsburg last night 41-14.

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Demons host Fort Madison tonight

Posted: Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009 at 8:17 am

The Washington Demon volleyball team will host Fort Madison tonight.

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Sigourney downs Belle Plaine

Posted: Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009 at 8:16 am

The Sigourney Savage volleyball team remained unbeaten in conference play beating Belle Plaine last night in three.

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Washington-Henry County Empowerment Merger Moving Forward

Posted: Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009 at 8:14 am

Washington and Henry Counties’ Empowerment Boards are moving forward with a merger.

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Wellman Community Center Nearing Completion

Posted: Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009 at 8:13 am

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The new Wellman Community Center is nearing completion

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Smart Grid Announced

Posted: Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009 at 8:12 am

Congressman Dave Loebsack recently announced nearly one-million dollars in recovery funds

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Hispanic Heritage Month Continues in CJ

Posted: Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009 at 8:11 am

Hispanic Heritage Month continues in Columbus Junction this week at the Hispanic Heritage Center.

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Washington Voters to Consider Hotel Tax

Posted: Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009 at 6:07 am

Voters in the city of Washington will decide whether a hotel-motel tax should be implemented

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September 22, 2009

Posted: Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 at 2:28 pm

Birthday Winner Shawn Hesseltine
Anniversary Winners Roger & Jean Meek

Washington School Facilites Commitee to Recommend Sales Tax Bonds

Posted: Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 at 6:13 am

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The Washington School District Facilities Committee is expected to recommend that the board sell 16.5 million dollars in sales tax bonds.

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Riverboat Foundation Releases 3rd Quarter Grants

Posted: Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 at 6:11 am

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The Washington County Riverboat Foundation has announced its third quarter municipal grants,

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Supervisors to Discuss Iowa Township Park Transfer

Posted: Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 at 6:07 am

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Washington County Supervisors this morning (9/22) are reviewing a proposal that would transfer Iowa Township Park

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Adult Day Services Week

Posted: Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 at 6:05 am

This is Adult Day Services Week in Washington.

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Missouri Couple “Arrested for Tourism” Near Kalona

Posted: Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 at 6:03 am

A couple from Missouri got a surprise after getting pulled over near Kalona last week

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Parent-Teacher Night at WHS/WJHS

Posted: Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 at 6:01 am

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Parent teacher conferences for students at Washington Junior High and High School

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WACO to Hold Homecoming Food Drive

Posted: Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 at 6:00 am

Students at WACO High School will team up to fight hunger

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Louisa Co. Ext. Hosts Clean Air Now

Posted: Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009 at 5:57 am

Louisa County residents will come together to work for cleaner air across southeast Iowa.

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Fall Dinner

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2009 at 3:44 pm

The St. Wenceslaus Church in Iowa City will hold their Fall Dinner Sunday, October 4 from 11:30 am – 5:00 pm at the church. It will be a cafeteria style pork loin dinner with rolls furnished by Texas Roadhouse. Adult admission is $10, kids are $4.

2009 Washington Homecoming Court

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2009 at 1:28 pm

2009 Homecoming Court
(List in alphabetical order)

King Candidates
Nick Kleese
Tyler Lynch
Jacob McElyea
Kaleb Rich
Tad Zwer

Queen Candidates
Miranda Burges
Morgan Greiner
Lucy Libe
Nikole Moeller
Cassey Sobaski