Archive for February, 2010

Ida Pauline Wasson

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2010 at 12:57 pm

Celebration of Life service for 97 year old Ida Pauline Wasson of Pleasantview home in Kalona will be held at 10:00 am Wednesday at the Sharon Center United Methodist Church in rural Kalona.  Burial will follow at the Trinity Cemetery in rural Mt. Union.  Visitation will be from 5 to 7 pm Tuesday at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.  A memorial fund has been established for the Sharon Center United Methodist Church.

February 6, 2010

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2010 at 8:12 am

Birthday Winner: Lanelle Colesucker, 39 of Brighton

Demons beat Fort Madison

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2010 at 8:12 am

In the boys’ game, when the two teams met in Washington earlier this season, Fort Madison started very cold from the field which allowed the Demons to get a big lead early. Last night the Bloodhounds came out hitting and led early but the Demons were on top going into the second 19-15.

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Highland and IMS split

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2010 at 8:10 am

Third ranked IMS boys basketball team won going away in Riverside last night beating Highland 87-30.

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Mills Seed Building Starts to Rise

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2010 at 6:00 am

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Crews from Patterson House Moving finish up tuck pointing before they Jack the building up
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press play to hear from Jeremy Patterson

The old Mills Seed Building in Washington is on its way up.

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Health Dept. Move Hits Snag

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2010 at 5:58 am

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press play to hear from WCPC Admin. Edie Nebel

Efforts to build a new facility for Washington County Public Health have a hit a few snags.

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Marek: Much Work Remains Before Govt. Reorganization

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2010 at 5:56 am

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press play to hear from State Rep. Larry Marek

Riverside State Representative Larry Marek says much work remains before the legislature passes a government reorganization effort.

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Econ Prof: Jobs Creation will Come Later

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2010 at 5:54 am

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press play to hear from U of I Econ Prof. Chuck Whiteman

Iowa’s leading economic index was up in of January, and the Associate Dean at the University of Iowa’s Tippie Business College says it suggest the state is pulling out of the recession.

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Washington Council Delays “Junk” Ordinance

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2010 at 5:52 am

Concerns over creating hardships for people who run automotive related businesses prompted Washington City Councilors to table a revised junk and junk vehicle ordinance at this week’s meeting.

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Parents Night Out

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2010 at 5:26 am

The Washington YMCA wants to give parents the night off.

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Antler Measurements

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2010 at 5:22 am

With the deer season ending on January 31st, many hunters now have the opportunity to have their antlers measured.

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Winter Storm

Posted: Saturday, February 6th, 2010 at 5:20 am

Southeast Iowa is in for another winter storm.

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Floyd Shearer Black

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2010 at 12:16 pm

Memorial services for 91 year old Floyd Shearer Black of Washington are at 3:00 Sunday (1/7) afternoon at the Halcyon House Chapel. Burial is at the International Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery in Indianola this Spring. A memorial has been established for Halcyon House Good Samaritan Fund.

Sally Shaffer

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2010 at 12:14 pm

Funeral service for Sally Shaffer of Lockridge is at 10:30 Friday, February 12 at the Kimzey Funeral Home in Mt. Pleasant. Burial is at Forest Home Cemetery. Friends may call from 9 AM to 9 PM on Thursday, February 11 at the funeral home. Family will be present from 5-7 PM. Memorials are for Hospice of Central Iowa.

Andy Steven Farrier

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2010 at 12:10 pm

Funeral services for 38 year old Andy Steven Farrier of Iowa City are at 1:30 Monday (1/8) afternoon at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Fairfield. Burial is at Hillcrest Cemetery in Brighton. Open visitation is a Gould Funeral Home in Brighton from 1-3 Sunday (1/7) afternoon. Memorials are for Camp Courageous or the donor’s choice.

February 5, 2010

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2010 at 11:41 am

Birthday Winner – Phil Robins of Washington

Raiders beat Golden Hawk girls

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2010 at 8:35 am

The Mid-Prairie girls were hosting Williamsburg and the Raiders jumped out early and never looked back.

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Washington heads to Fort Madison for doubleheader

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2010 at 8:29 am

The Washington Demons are off to Fort Madison for a doubleheader tonight. Both games of conference championship implications

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Demon wrestlers begin post season

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2010 at 8:24 am

The Demons wrestlers will begin their post season tomorrow. The Demons will compete in sectionals at Mediapolis.

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Snow Moving into Area

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2010 at 6:52 am

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Snow will overspread the area today as a winter storm system strengthens south of the region. By the time snow ends this evening, snowfall amounts are expected to range from less than one inch north of Interstate 80, to 3 inches along the Iowa and Missouri border.