Archive for January, 2010

Demon girls host Mount Pleasant tonight

Posted: Friday, January 8th, 2010 at 8:10 am

The Demon girls will host Mount Pleasant. Washington is ranked number thirteen in the state moving up from fifteenth this week.

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Golden Hawks take on West Liberty

Posted: Friday, January 8th, 2010 at 8:06 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks face West Liberty tonight.

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Snow Gives Way to Dangerously Cold Weather

Posted: Friday, January 8th, 2010 at 6:02 am

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Arctic high pressure building into the area will bring bitter cold temperatures today and tonight.

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Farm Bureau, Free County To Have Zoning Town Hall Meeting

Posted: Friday, January 8th, 2010 at 6:00 am

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Two Washington County groups with very different opinions on a proposed zoning ordinance are planning a town hall style meeting on the topic next week.

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Branstad Plans Stops in Eastern Iowa

Posted: Friday, January 8th, 2010 at 5:58 am

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Former Governor and current Republican gubernatorial hopeful Terry Branstand will be visiting several area communities

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Local Hawk-I Interest Up

Posted: Friday, January 8th, 2010 at 5:56 am

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It’s been a little more than half a year since Iowa’s free health insurance program for children was expanded

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Cow Calf Meeting Planned at Washington Co. Extension

Posted: Friday, January 8th, 2010 at 5:54 am

The Washington County Extension office is hosting a cow calf meeting this month.

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Democrats Consider 2nd Stimulus Package

Posted: Friday, January 8th, 2010 at 5:42 am

Democrats in Congress are talking about a second economic stimulus package.

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Crop Advantage Series

Posted: Friday, January 8th, 2010 at 5:40 am

The Iowa Crop Advantage Series is coming up, and climate change will be a featured topic

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Washington Firemen Pancake Day

Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 8:21 pm

Title: Washington Firemen Pancake Day
Location: Washington Fire Station
Description: The Washington Firemen will be hosting a Pancake Day on Wednesday, the 13th at the Washington Fire station. They will be serving from 11am until 1 pm, and again at 5 until 7 pm. Tickets are $7 in advance, or $8 at the door for adults, and kids are $5 in advance, and $6 at the door. Purchase tickets from any fireman, or at the fire station
Date: 2010-01-13

IMS Music Booster Fund-Raiser

Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 8:19 pm

Title: IMS Music Booster Fund-Raiser
Location: Pizza Ranch in Iowa City
Description: Iowa Mennonite School’s Music Boosters are holding a fund-raiser on Monday, January 18, at the Pizza Ranch in Iowa City. Music students from IMS will be bussing tables at the Sycamore Mall location; in exchange, Pizza Ranch will donate 10% of the total gross sales between 6:00 and 8:00 p.m. In addition, all tips and gratuities collected in that time will also be given to the IMS organization. All funds raised will go to support the efforts of the Music Boosters.
Date: 2010-01-18

Coaches vs. Cancer Bake Sale

Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 8:17 pm

Title: Coaches vs. Cancer Bake Sale
Location: Washington Hy-Vee
Description: The Coaches vs. Cancer event in Washington has a bake sale (Today/tomorrow) Saturday at the Washington Hy-Vee from 8-to-noon. Hy-Vee will also have “round-up” at there registers where you can round your purchase up to the next dollar and donating $1 for every pink item sold from the bakery. Proceeds will go towards the Washington County Relay for Life. This fundraiser is at the Washington Hy-Vee Saturday from 8-to-noon.
Date: 2010-01-09

Kay Schwenke

Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 12:59 pm

Kay SchwenkeMemorial Service: 10:00 a.m. January 11, 2010 at Sigourney United Methodist Church
Visitation: 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. January 10, 2010 at Sigourney United Methodist Church
Interment: , at Pleasant Grove Cemetery

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Joseph L. West

Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 10:43 am

Celebration of life services for 88 year old Joseph L. West of Washington will be held at 10am Tuesday (1/12) at the 1st Assembly of God Church in Washington. Burial will follow at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington, with full military honors by American Legion Post #29 of Washington. Visitation will be held from noon to 7pm on Monday (1/11) at the Beatty Funeral Home. Family will be present from 5-7. A memorial has been established for the 1st Assembly of God Church or Hospice of Washington County.

Richard Weeks

Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 10:42 am

Funeral Services for 87 year old Richard L. Weeks of Washington will be at 3pm Sunday (1/10) at the United Presbyterian Church. Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation will be held Saturday (1/9) at the Jones Eden Funeral Home at 11am. Family visitation will be from 3-5pm Saturday (1/9). A memorial has been established to Washington Community Y for youth scholarships or Halcyon House Good Samaritan Fund.

Anna M. Lukavsky

Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 10:38 am

Anna LukavskyAnna Marie Lukavsky, age 93, of Washington, died Tuesday, January 5, 2010 at the United Presbyterian Home following a lengthy illness.

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Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 9:47 am

Give Away

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Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 9:46 am

Give Away

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Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 9:45 am

Give Away

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Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2010 at 9:44 am

Wanted

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