Archive for October, 2009

Truck

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 9:20 am

FOR SALE
-1988 Ford F-250, 4×4, turbo diesel, $1200 cash OBO or trade for smaller 4wd
319-936-8421

Demon JV beats Fairfield

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 8:34 am

The Washington Demon JV football team beat the Fairfield Trojans last night, then wished them luck in the varsity’s game on Friday. The Demons won 40-20. Washington had 427 total offensive yards.

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Demons fall to Mount Pleasasnt in volleyball

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 8:33 am

The Demon volleyball team lost to the Mount Pleasant Panthers last night in four.

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IMS volleyball team advances

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 8:32 am

The volleyball postseason began last night for some of the 1A schools.

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2A teams begin regional tournament

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 8:30 am

The Class 2A volleyball postseason begins tonight.

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October 20, 2009

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 8:03 am

Birthday Winner: Jacquie Lopez, 18 of Washington
Anniversary Winner: Cloyce & Lorene Crone, 71 years, Washington

M-P Schools Face $570k Reduction in State Funds

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:45 am

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Mid Prairie Schools are facing a 570-thousand dollar reduction in state funding

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IPIC: Pork still safe even if animals had H1N1

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:42 am

USDA officials are working to confirm the first known case of the H1N1 virus in domestic hogs.

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ISU Extension Swine Expert Guest on Today’s Special Edition News Magazine

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:39 am

A Swine Field Specialist at Iowa State University says pork producers need to do whatever they can to trim costs

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Business Consultant to Host Regional Meeting in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:38 am

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An acclaimed business consultant and author will lead a seminar in Washington next week.

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Auditor Hoping to Finish Registrations this Week

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:29 am

The Washington County Auditor’s Office is hoping to get everyone registered to vote in the upcoming city elections

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Corn Will Need Extensive Drying this Year

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:28 am

Agriculture experts are anticipating a difficult drying season for the state’s corn crop

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Lending Hands to Lead Caregivers Support Session

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:27 am

Activities at home, planning the day for a person with dementia is the topic for a caregivers

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Brighton Emergency Responders to Hold Breakfast Fundraiser

Posted: Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 at 6:26 am

Brighton’s emergency medical responders will celebrating Halloween this year with breakfast.

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Scout Sale

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 3:51 pm

Title: Scout Sale
Description: Area Cub Scouts will be selling popcorn, magazines, and taking donations at the Washington Hy-Vee Sunday, October 25 from 9-2. Money raised will help pay for their dues, summer camps, and trips.
Date: 2009-10-25

Halloween Party

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 3:51 pm

Title: Halloween Party
Description: The Kalona Rec Center will hold a Halloween party for kids in preschool through 6th grade Thursday, October 29 at 7:00 pm. There will be a costume contest, cookie decorating, games, and refreshments.
Date: 2009-10-29

Caregiver Support

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 3:51 pm

Title: Caregiver Support
Description: There will be a caregiver support session Thursday, October 22 at 2:00 pm in the Halcyon House. The session will be led by Bonnie Boshart from Lending Hands and the topic will be planning the day for a person with dementia. Refreshments will be served. Call 653-2661 for more information.
Date: 2009-10-22

Dinner Fundraiser

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 3:50 pm

Title: Dinner Fundraiser
Description: St. James School will hold a dinner fundraiser Sunday, October 25 from 8:00-10:30 am in the gym. They will be serving egg casserole, ham, potatoes, fruit and drink. Adult admission is $6, kids 10 and under are $4. Money raised will support a youth trip to the National Catholic Youth Conference.
Date: 2009-10-25

Book Fair

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 3:50 pm

Title: Book Fair
Description: Stewart Elementary’s annual book fair will be Thursday, October 22 and Tuesday, October 27 in the media center from 3-8 pm both days. Profits from the fair will be used to purchase new hardcover books for the school library.
Date: 2009-10-27

Family Fun Night

Posted: Monday, October 19th, 2009 at 3:49 pm

Title: Family Fun Night
Description: The Washington YMCA will hold a family fun night Friday, October 23 from 6-7:30 pm. There will be crafts, games, and a light meal. Cost is $5 for a family of up to 4 non members.
Date: 2009-10-23