Archive for December, 2009

Blood Drive

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 8:24 am

Title: Blood Drive
Location: West Chester United Methodist Church, 403 Franklin Street, West Chester
Description: The West Chester Lions Club is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Wednesday December 30, from 3 to 7pm in the West Chester United Methodist Church, 403 Franklin Street, West Chester. For more information call Vicki Erwin at 319-698-2515. Walk-ins welcome.
Date: 2009-12-30

Blood Drive

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 8:23 am

Title: Blood Drive
Location: the Kalona Mennonite Church, 902 6th Street, Kalona
Description: Kalona Optimists is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Monday, January 4 from 2:30 to 7:30 pm in the Kalona Mennonite Church, 902 6th Street, Kalona. For more information call Gene Miller at 319-656-2322. Walk-ins welcome
Date: 2010-01-04

Annual Cabin Fever Garage Sale

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 8:20 am

Title: Annual Cabin Fever Garage Sale
Location: Kalona Chamber of Commerce
Description: The Annual Cabin Fever Garage Sale is January 15 & 16 at the Kalona Chamber of Commerce from 9am – 2 pm. Proceeds are going to the Chamber of Commerce for promoting Kalona. Donations accepted through January 9th. They may be dropped off at Kalona Furniture or contact Katie @ 319-656-2240.
Start Date: 2010-01-15
End Date: 2010-01-16

Annual Kalona Quilt Show & Sale

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 8:19 am

Title: Annual Kalona Quilt Show & Sale
Location: the Kalona Community Center on the corner of 6th & D Ave.
Description: The Annual Kalona Quilt Show & Sale is April 22-24 Thursday 5pm-8pm Friday 9am-7pm Saturday 9am-5pm at the Kalona Community Center on the corner of 6th & D Ave. Over 350 New & Antique Hand-quilted Quilts are hung on display and for sale. Admission Charged. For more information contact Woodin Wheel at 656-2240.
Start Date: 2010-04-22
End Date: 2010-04-24

Four Demons in double figures in win

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 8:16 am

The Washington Demon girls had four girls score in double figures as they scored close to 80 points in their win over Durant in Washington. The Demons put up 27 points in the first quarter in route to a 77-42 win.

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Mid-Prairie boys put up 91 in win

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 8:13 am

The Mid-Prairie boys’ offense was humming on the road at Tipton winning 91-72.

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WMU beats Lions by three

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 8:10 am

Winfield-Mount Union boys defended their home court with a 66-63 win over Lone Tree.

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Area Scores

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 8:08 am

Girls
Tipton 45 Mid-Prairie 34
Mediapolis 57 IMS 20
Lone Tree 47 Winfield Mount Union 44
North Mahaska 42 Keota 35
Pekin 61 Columbus 36
Highland 62 WACO 42
Sigourney 50 Iowa Valley 45

Boys
IMS 66 Mediapolis 56
Keota 61 North Mahaska 34
WACO 85 Highland 52

Decmeber 16, 2009

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 8:03 am

Birthday Winner – Ruby Miller, Kalona

Kalona Optimist Blood drive

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 8:02 am

Title: Kalona Optimist Blood drive
Location: Kalona Mennonite Church, 902 6th Street, Kalona
Description: Kalona Optimists is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Monday, January 4, from 2:30 to 7:30pm in the Kalona Mennonite Church
Date: 2010-01-04

West Chester Lions Club Blood Drive

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 8:00 am

Title: West Chester Lions Club Blood Drive
Location: West Chester United Methodist Church, 403 Franklin Street, West Chester
Description: The West Chester Lions Club is sponsoring a blood drive for the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center on Wednesday, December 30, from 3 to 7pm in the West Chester United Methodist Church.
Date: 2009-12-30

Brighton Man Sentenced on Child Pornography Charges

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 7:42 am

A convicted child molester from Brighton is having an additional 20 years added to his sentence

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Supervisors Approve Zoning Changes, Draft Phase is Next

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 7:41 am

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Washington County Supervisors have approved several revisions to a proposed zoning ordinance.

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Mental Health Move Would Mean Higher Costs For Washington County Sherriff’s Office

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 7:33 am

The proposed closure of Mt. Pleasant’s mental health facility would create financial burdens

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H1N1 Vaccines Recalled; CDC: Safety not an Issue

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 7:28 am

Certain lots of the H1N1 vaccine are being recalled.

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Winter Storms Strain area Blood Banks

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 7:25 am

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Last week’s winter storm is putting a strain on the area’s blood supply.

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Washington School Board To Get Architect’s Update

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 7:23 am

Washington School Board members are slated to get an update on the new high school from

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M-P Board Votes to Continue Supt. Sharing With Keota

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 7:22 am

Mid-Prairie School Board members have decided to extend their contract

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Loebsack Supporting “Green Schools” Measure

Posted: Wednesday, December 16th, 2009 at 7:17 am

Congressman Dave Loebsack and several of his colleagues are urging House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

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Posted: Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 at 12:32 pm

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