Archive for November, 2009

Blood Drive

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 5:47 pm

Title: Blood Drive
Description: Columbus Junction Community Club will hold a blood drive for Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center Wednesday, November 18 from 1:30-6:30 at the Legion Hall. Walk-ins are welcome, call 319-728-2414 for more information.
Date: 2009-11-18

November 3, 2009

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 12:24 pm
Birthday Winner – Mirlene Eubanks
Anniversary Winners – Dwayne & Betty Hayes

Warriors reach quarterfinals

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 8:29 am

The WACO Warriors are headed to the football quarterfinals after beating BGM last night.

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Spartans beat Golden Hawks

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 8:25 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks had a tall order playing the two time defending state champs and number Solon Spartans in Solon.

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District 5’s last team eliminated

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 8:21 am

In 3A, District 5’s last team Clear Creek Amana went to Centerville and the Big Reds won 30-13.

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WACO Holding School Wednesday

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 7:20 am

WACO Superintendent Greg Ray says they are having school tomorrow

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Comm Center Investigating Malfunctioning Tornado Sirens

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 6:44 am

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The Washington County Communications Center is looking into why some tornado sirens didn’t work properly

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Iowa Congressional Delegation Opposes FEMA Charging Rent

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 6:42 am

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Second district Congressman Dave Loebsack recently announced his intentions to oppose FEMA’s plans to charge rent to residents living in their temporary housing after last year’s floods.

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VA to Hire Part Time Temp Worker

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 6:39 am

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Washington County Veteran’s Assistance is hiring a temporary part time employee, in part to help with outreach.

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Vets Memorial Nearing Completion, Work Still Needed on Park

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 6:26 am

Riverside’s new veteran’s memorial may be nearing completion, but the park is far from done.

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Election Day

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 6:25 am

Residents in Washington County communities elect city officials today.

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One Iowa to Hold Marriage Equality Forum in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 6:23 am

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Iowa’s largest gay and lesbian advocacy group is hosting a forum in Washington this week.

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Iowa Concern Hotline Offers Help for Stressed Farm Families

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 6:20 am

A tough economy, an unusually wet season, and some low commodity prices have area farmers stressed.

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IMS Travels to FFA Natl. Convention

Posted: Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 at 6:18 am

Fifteen IMS students and alumni recently attended a four-day national FFA convention

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Brenda Jo Suszko

Posted: Monday, November 2nd, 2009 at 5:27 pm

Funeral services for 54 year old Brenda Jo Suszko  of Marion will be Saturday morning (11/7) at 10:00 at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home in Washington. Burial will be in Elm Grove Cemetery. Family will receive friends Wednesday (11/4) from 4-7 at Murdoch Funeral Home in Marion and Friday (11/6) evening from 6-8 at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home. A memorial has been established to Community Health Free Clinic of Cedar Rapids.

November 2, 2009

Posted: Monday, November 2nd, 2009 at 9:33 am

Birthday Winner – Betty Zwicki
Anniversary Winners – John & Arlene Schneifer

November 1, 2009

Posted: Monday, November 2nd, 2009 at 9:32 am

Birthday Winner – Haley Ross

October 31, 2009

Posted: Monday, November 2nd, 2009 at 9:31 am

Birthday Winner – Justin Frenberger

IMS boys take state cross country crown

Posted: Monday, November 2nd, 2009 at 9:18 am

The IMS boys cross country team won the state championship on Saturday. IMS had the individual winner as well with Bill Spencer taking first.

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Football postseason resumes tonight

Posted: Monday, November 2nd, 2009 at 9:16 am

The high school football postseason resumes this evening.

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