Archive for March, 2010

3-on-3 Basketball for RFL

Posted: Monday, March 8th, 2010 at 6:14 am

Relay for Life is having a three-on-three basketball tournament for boys and girls in grades four through eight.

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“Saturday Afternoon with Chocolate”

Posted: Monday, March 8th, 2010 at 5:56 am

The Louisa County Habitat for Humanity is having their annual fundraiser “Saturday Afternoon with Chocolate”.

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Property Taxes Due this Month

Posted: Sunday, March 7th, 2010 at 6:00 am

Washington County residents have until the end of the month to pay real-estate and mobile home taxes.

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Optimists Raising Money for Roof at Hamakua Place

Posted: Sunday, March 7th, 2010 at 5:58 am

The Washington Optimist Club is starting a fundraising campaign to help pay for a new roof at Hamakua Place Youth Center.

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RFL Hosting 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

Posted: Sunday, March 7th, 2010 at 5:56 am

Relay for Life is having a three-on-three basketball tournament for boys and girls in grades four through eight.

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“Saturday Afternoon With Chocolate”

Posted: Sunday, March 7th, 2010 at 5:54 am

The Louisa County Habitat for Humanity is having their annual fundraiser “Saturday Afternoon with Chocolate”.

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Shriley E. Hahn

Posted: Saturday, March 6th, 2010 at 4:15 pm

Funeral services for 74 year old Shirley E. Hahn of Washington will be held at 11:00 am Wednesday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Burial will take place at the Hillsboro Cemetery at a later date in Hillsboro, Iowa. Visitation begins at noon Tuesday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home with family visitation from 6:00 to 8:00 that evening. A memorial has been established to First Baptist Church, Lending Hands, Washington County Hospice or the M. L. McCreedy Home.

2A and 1A title games go down to the wire

Posted: Saturday, March 6th, 2010 at 8:16 am

The Class 1A and 2A championship games were played last night and it turned out to be a couple of close games.

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Girls State Basketball Tournament wraps up tonight

Posted: Saturday, March 6th, 2010 at 8:15 am

The 3A and 4A championship games are this evening. First in Class 3A, Waukon will face Sioux City Bishop Heelan. Both teams are 25-1 on the season. In 4A, it will be the battle of two unbeatens. Linn-Mar at 25-0 will take on 25-0 Des Moines East. The game will feature Linn-Mar’s Kiah Stokes who is receiving quite a bit of division one college interest. Linn-Mar is coming off a 58-53 semifinal win over Cedar Rapids Kennedy. Des Moines East beat Waukee 50-49 to earn their place in the title game.

Washington Schools Locked Down Following Facebook Threat

Posted: Saturday, March 6th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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Washington Schools went on lock down yesterday after an apparent threat was found in a Facebook chat.

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Washington Man Accused of Killing His Wife Pleads Not Guilty

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

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A Washington man accused of killing his wife has pleaded not guilty.

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Loebsack Co-Sponsors Congressional Pay Cuts

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

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Eastern Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack is co-sponsoring a bill that would force U.S. senators and representatives to take a five-percent pay cut.

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Washington Co. Treasurer Comments on Central License Issuance

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


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press play to hear from Washington. Co. Treasurer Jeff Garrett

Iowans won’t be able to get their permanent driver’s licenses at county courthouses much longer.

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Washington to Purchase Marion Avene Property to Facilitate Building Demolition

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

Washington is looking at purchasing a piece of property from the Marion Avenue Baptist Church. City Administrator Dave Plymann says the structure sitting on the site was heavily damaged when a nearby building collapsed in 2006.

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Angel Food Ministries Coming to Brighton

Posted: Saturday, March 6th, 2010 at 5:50 am

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A Brighton woman is starting a local chapter of Angel Food Ministries.

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RFL Begins Fundraising Campaign

Posted: Saturday, March 6th, 2010 at 5:45 am

The American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Washington County is having a rally to launch their fundraising efforts for the year.

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Bright Futures to Host Movie Night

Posted: Saturday, March 6th, 2010 at 5:40 am

Bright Futures Chiropractic in Kalona is having a movie night with a variety of films that focus on various aspects of health and wellness.

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News Update-Washington Schools locked down for precaution after outside law enforcement discover unspecific threat

Posted: Friday, March 5th, 2010 at 3:09 pm

Washington Schools were locked down today after an apparent threat was found in a Facebook chat.

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March 5, 2010

Posted: Friday, March 5th, 2010 at 11:17 am

Birthday Winner – Sheri Spain of Brighton

SEISC releases Girls’ All-Conference Teams

Posted: Friday, March 5th, 2010 at 8:15 am

The Southeast Iowa Super Conference has released their All-Conference teams.

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