Archive for January, 2010

Washington County Conservation Unveils New Computerized Exhibit

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 5:50 am

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There’s a new permanent exhibit at Marr Park.

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January is Radon Action Month

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 5:44 am

Governor Chet Culver has declared January “Radon Action Month” in Iowa.

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Obesity Countering Bennefits of Less Smoking

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 5:42 am

Iowans are smoking less over the last 15 years resulting in longer life expectancy. However, according to a recent study in the New England Journal of Medicine, those benefits could be wiped out by the growing obesity rate.

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WCSD To Hold Kindergarten Roundup

Posted: Friday, January 22nd, 2010 at 5:40 am

The Washington School District’s kindergarten roundup will start next month.

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Shirley Van Egdon

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 8:19 pm
Van Egdon, Shirley A.
January 21, 2010
Celebration of Life : Monday, Jan. 25
10:00 AM Kalona United Methodist Church
302 4th St, Kalona
Burial: Sharon Hill Cemetery, Kalona
Visitation: Sunday, Jan. 24 2-7 Peterseim Funeral Home, Kalona
Memorials in lieu of Flowers:
Kalona United Methodist Youth Activities

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Luncheon and DinnerFund-Raiser

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 3:48 pm

Title: Luncheon and DinnerFund-Raiser
Location: the United Presbyterian Church in Washington
Description: The Washington Area Habitat for Humanity will be having a Soup Luncheon and Dinner fund-raiser coming up on Tuesday. It will be held at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington with lunch serving from 11am – 1pm and dinner from 4:30 – 7:00pm. Carry-out will also be available. A free-will donation will be accepted and all proceeds will go to help support your local Washington Area Habitat for Humanity.

Date: 2010-01-26

HELPING TAKEDOWN CANCER

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 3:47 pm

Title: HELPING TAKEDOWN CANCER
Location: Washington Demon Gym
Description: “HELPING TAKEDOWN CANCER” will be the theme on Tuesday, as the Washington Demon wrestlers host Fairfield and Van Buren. The wrestlers are working to raise money to donate to the Relay for Life and to the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital. Donations may also be made at Unc & Nephs and Fareway!

Date: 2010-01-26

Kindergarten Round Up Registration Deadline

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 3:46 pm

Title: Kindergarten Round Up Registration Deadline
Location: Stewart School
Description: Kindergarten Round Up will be taking registrations for your child for the 2010-2011 school year. Registration is from February 1st until the 15th. Children must turn 5 by September 15, 2010. To register call Stewart School at 653-3244.
Date: 2010-02-15

Free Concert of Christian Music

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 3:45 pm

Title: Free Concert of Christian Music
Location: Columbus Presbyterian Church
Description: The Columbus Presbyterian Church is hosting a free concert of Christian Music, Sunday, Jan 31 at 2:30pm. The concert will feature \”Fellowship\”, a men\’s quartet from the Columbus Presbyterian Church, and \”Selah\” a women\’s group from Winfield. Refreshments will be served after the concert.
Date: 2010-01-31

Jimmy D. Litwiller Jr.

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 12:57 pm
Visitation: 2-8 p.m. with family present 4-8 p.m. January 22, 2010 at Powell Funeral Home, Wellman

Funeral Service: 10:30 a.m. January 23, 2010 at Powell Funeral Home, Wellman

Interment: January 23, 2010 at Wellman Cemetery

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HELPING TAKEDOWN CANCER

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 11:06 am

Title: HELPING TAKEDOWN CANCER
Description: “HELPING TAKEDOWN CANCER\” will be the theme on Tuesday as the Washington Demon wrestlers host Fairfield and Van Buren. The wrestlers will be wearing special black and pink singlets and are working to raise money to donate to the Relay for Life and to the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital. Donations may also be made at Unc & Nephs and Fareway.
Date: 2010-01-26

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 9:09 am

Wanted

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Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 9:06 am

WANTED

Lift Chair

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Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 9:05 am

WANTED

Bunk Beds

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Pool Table

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 9:04 am

For Sale

 Antique pool table, oak-$100 OBO

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Lard

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 9:03 am

For Sale

Lard

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Ford Truck

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 9:02 am

For Sale

1976 Ford 4WD truck, new motor, good tires, needs muffler & battery-$900

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Hospital Bed

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 9:00 am

For Sale

Hospital bed

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January 21, 2010

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 9:00 am

Birthday Winner – Liam Peterson of Washington

Anniversary Winners – Larry & JoLisa Weidner

Mid-Prairie hosting West Branch tonight

Posted: Thursday, January 21st, 2010 at 8:18 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks look to get back on track tonight as the boys basketball team hosts the team that gave them their first conference loss of the season.

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