Archive for December, 2009

Tonight’s Games

Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 at 8:19 am

Boy-Girl Doubleheaders
Mid-Prairie @ Tipton
Mediapolis @ IMS
Lone Tree @ Winfield-Mount Union
Columbus @ Pekin
WACO @ Highland
North Mahaska @ Keota
Iowa Valley @ Sigourney

December 15, 2009

Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 at 8:03 am

Birthday Winner-Bill Casey of  Washington

Mabel F. Moore

Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 at 7:30 am

Mabel MooreMabel Frances Moore, 93, of Sigourney formerly of West Chester died Monday, December 14, 2009 at Manor House Care Center following a lengthy illness.

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Fannie Yoder

Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 at 7:22 am

Fannie Yoder

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Mary Conry

Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 at 7:18 am

Mary ConryMary D. Conry,

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DHS Recommends Closing Mt. Pleasant Mental Health Facility

Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 at 7:14 am

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The head of the Iowa Department of Human Services is recommending the Mount Pleasant Mental Health Facility be closed

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H1N1 Vaccine Available to General Public

Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 at 6:45 am

Washington County Public Health has begun offering H1N1 vaccinations to the general public.

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Washington Co. Supervisors Expected to Respond to Union Proposal

Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 at 6:42 am

Washington County Supervisors will respond this week to a proposal from the labor union representing sheriff’s deputies.

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Fire Risks Increase During Holidays

Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 at 6:41 am

Decorations are staples of the holiday season, but according to the nonprofit National Fire Protection Association, they also play a role in U.S. home fires

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Louisa Co. Conservation to Offer Winter Break Camps

Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 at 6:28 am

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Louisa County Conservation is hoping to keep kids interested in learning over the winter break.

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School Breakfasts Down in Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 at 6:25 am

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A new study suggests that some Iowa school children are skipping what’s known as the most important meal of the day.

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Secret Santa Raises $3,600 for Families in Need

Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 at 6:23 am

A “Secret Santa” program in Washington designed to help out the less fortunate during the holiday season has raised roughly $3,600. Jerry Dunbar is with the AM Kiwanis. The organization is one of the primary contributors to the program. He says they raised as much, if not more than last year. Dunbar says the AM Kiwanis donated $1,800, while they’re youth organization raised $500. He says they also had a $1,000 gift from Dr. Pepper and a $300 from an anonymous donor.

December 14, 2009

Posted: Monday, December 14th, 2009 at 9:29 am

Birthday Winner-Dan Seaba of Wellman

Keota holds Iowa Valley to 14

Posted: Monday, December 14th, 2009 at 8:22 am

The Keota Eagle boys basketball team went on the road to face Iowa Valley in a make up from last Tuesday, and the Eagles ran away early.

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Pekin takes both games against WACO

Posted: Monday, December 14th, 2009 at 8:21 am

The WACO Warriors were able to make their boy-girl doubleheader with Pekin on Saturday.

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Saturday Scores

Posted: Monday, December 14th, 2009 at 8:21 am

Boys
West Branch 62 Highland 42
Danville 69 Keokuk 67
Mount Pleasant 71 Central Lee 36
Burlington Notre Dame 63 Fort Madison 47

Girls
New London 58 IMS 36
West Branch 52 Highland 41
Quincy, IL 42 Fort Madison 30
Mount Pleasant 52 Central Lee 41
Fairfield 57 Danville 50

Zoning Talks Continue for Supervisors

Posted: Monday, December 14th, 2009 at 6:48 am

Zoning is again on the docket for Washington County Supervisors at this week’s meeting.

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DHS Restructuring Expected to Have Little Local Impact

Posted: Monday, December 14th, 2009 at 6:47 am

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A proposed restructuring of Iowa’s largest state agency shouldn’t have too much impact locally.

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Loebsack Supporting Consolidated Appropriations

Posted: Monday, December 14th, 2009 at 6:27 am

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Eastern Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack is supporting a measure that would provide continued federal funding to support

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WJHS Still Seek Donations for Operation Snow Flake

Posted: Monday, December 14th, 2009 at 6:23 am

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Washington Junior High is looking for donations for Operation Snow Flake

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