Archive for October, 2009

Drum Set

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2009 at 9:14 am

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Tigers come from behind to beat IMS

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2009 at 8:30 am

The IMS volleyball season came to an end last night in the Regional Semifinal round. IMS was taking on New London in Demon Gym.

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Two area football team prep for Monday

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2009 at 8:29 am

The football postseason resumes Monday night. The state association designates this as the opening round of the playoffs, the round last week is called sub-state and viewed as the game to get into the playoffs.

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Gas Leak Forces Washington Residents From Homes

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2009 at 6:21 am

Some residents of Washington were forced to evacuate their homes last night due to a gas leak.

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Grassley Among Afghanistan Critics

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2009 at 6:19 am

Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley is among those criticizing the Obama Administration over the war in Afghanistan.

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Loebsack: Small Business Key to Economic Recovery

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2009 at 6:18 am

One of Iowa’s US representatives believes small business is the key to creating jobs during the economic recession.

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Riverside Vets Memorial Nearing Completion

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2009 at 6:17 am

The Riverside Veterans Memorial is nearing completion and organizers will hold an unveiling ceremony

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Washinton Natives Complete Military Training

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2009 at 6:16 am

Three Washington natives recently completed military training.

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WJH Looking for Donations for Operation Snowflake

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2009 at 6:14 am

Washington Junior High is looking for donations for Operation Snow Flake.

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Fall Back Also Good Time for Safety Checks

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2009 at 6:13 am

Daylight Saving Time ends today (10/31), and people in most parts of the country will set their clocks back an hour.

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WCCB Hosting “Full Moon Hike”

Posted: Saturday, October 31st, 2009 at 6:12 am

The Washington County Conservation Board is hosting a “Full Moon Hike” next week.

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Glenn Swartz

Posted: Friday, October 30th, 2009 at 6:51 pm

A memorial service for 70 year old Glenn Swartz of Crawfordsville will be Sunday, November 1 at 3:00 at the Olds United Church of Christ. Family will receive friends prior to the service from 2-3. Memorials have been established to the Olds United Church of Christ and to Passing Along Loving Smiles.

Lee Junior Henry

Posted: Friday, October 30th, 2009 at 6:50 pm

Celebration of Life service for 89 year old Lee Junior Henry of Keota is Monday, November 2 at 2:00 pm at the Powell Funeral Home in Keota. Burial will be in Keota Cemetery. Visitation is Sunday, November 1 from 5-7 at the funeral home. A general memorial has been established.

Glenn Swartz

Posted: Friday, October 30th, 2009 at 1:46 pm

Funeral services are pending for 70 year old Glenn Swartz of Crawfordsville. Arrangements are being handled by Olson Powell Memorial Chapel in Mt. Pleasant.

Election Info

Posted: Friday, October 30th, 2009 at 12:29 pm

Below is a list of sample ballots, candidates, referendums and polling places you’ll need to know about ahead of next week’s city elections.

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Lee Junior Henry

Posted: Friday, October 30th, 2009 at 12:15 pm

Funeral services are pending for 89 year old Lee Junior Henry. Arrangements are being handled by Powell Funeral Home in Keota.

Panthers fall to Williamsburg

Posted: Friday, October 30th, 2009 at 8:26 am

Class 3A volleyball postseason play resumed last night and the team that eliminated the Demons, found themselves playing Williamsburg in Demon Gym

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IMS faces New London in Semifinal

Posted: Friday, October 30th, 2009 at 8:25 am

Tonight in Class 1A, IMS will take on New London in Demon Gym here in Washington.

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October 30, 2009

Posted: Friday, October 30th, 2009 at 8:00 am

Birthday Winner: Ryan Woiline 31

Washington Sheriff’s Deputies Asking for 5.5% Raise

Posted: Friday, October 30th, 2009 at 6:43 am

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The union representing Washington County Sheriff’s Deputies is asking

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