Archive for March, 2010

Barn Quilt Commitee Looks to Create “Quilt-Mobile”

Posted: Monday, March 22nd, 2010 at 6:43 am


above is the video that inspired the committee

The Washington County Barn Quilt Committee is looking to make a quilt mobile.

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Flooding Forces Venue Change for FFA Consignment Auction

Posted: Monday, March 22nd, 2010 at 6:42 am

Flooding on the Iowa River has forced a local FFA Chapter to change the venue for their upcoming consignment auction.

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Washington Comm Theater Holding Audtions for Annie

Posted: Monday, March 22nd, 2010 at 6:41 am

The Washington Community Theater is putting on a production of “Annie” this summer.

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Fire Hydrant Flushing Starts today in Washington

Posted: Monday, March 22nd, 2010 at 6:29 am

The city of Washington is starting fire hydrant flushing today.

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Winona Smith

Posted: Sunday, March 21st, 2010 at 11:31 am

Funeral services for 88 year old Winona Smith of Washington will be at 10:00 am Tuesday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home.  Burial will be at the Elm Grove Cemetery.  Visitation will be held from noon to 8:00 tomorrow at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home with family visitation from 7:00 to 8:00.  A memorial has been established to the New Horizons Center in Cedar Rapids.

March 21, 2010

Posted: Sunday, March 21st, 2010 at 7:30 am

Birthday winner — Erin Mills, 10 of Ainsworth

Anniversary winner — Jason and Tammy Thomann of Ainsworth, 7 years

March 20, 2010

Posted: Sunday, March 21st, 2010 at 7:02 am

Birthday winner — Ron Goodwin, 53 of Brighton

Anniversary winner — Ron and Deb Welker

March 19, 2010

Posted: Sunday, March 21st, 2010 at 7:01 am

Birthday winner — Courtney Shalla, 14 of Kalona

Supervisors to Discuss Zoning Adminstrator

Posted: Sunday, March 21st, 2010 at 6:00 am

Washington County Supervisors are expected to approve the job description for a zoning ordinance administrator at this week’s meeting.

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Flooding Changes CJ Event

Posted: Sunday, March 21st, 2010 at 5:58 am

Flooding in Columbus Junction has changed the venue for the upcoming FFA Consignment Auction.

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Washington yard Waste Routes Resume this Month

Posted: Sunday, March 21st, 2010 at 5:56 am

The city of Washington will resume regular yard waste routes later this month.

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Washington Comm Theatre to Hold Auditions

Posted: Sunday, March 21st, 2010 at 5:54 am

The Washington Community Theatre is looking for talented performers.

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William “Hap” Monroe

Posted: Saturday, March 20th, 2010 at 8:40 pm

Funeral Services for 94 year old William “Hap” Monroe of Washington will be held Tuesday afternoon at 1:00 (3/23) at Jones-Eden Funeral Home in Washington.  Burial with military honors conducted by Washington American Legion Post 29 will take place at the Oregon Township Cemetery in Ainsworth.  Visitation will be held at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home on Monday starting at noon.  Family visitation will be from 6:00-7:30 Monday evening.  A memorial has been established to Hospice of Keokuk County.

Wanted- Burn Barrels

Posted: Saturday, March 20th, 2010 at 8:48 am

Burn Barrels- will pick them up; call before 9pm
319-471-6919 ask for Ken

Cedar Valley All-Conference

Posted: Saturday, March 20th, 2010 at 8:46 am

The Cedar Valley All-Conference Team is out, and two Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks received all-conference honors.

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For Sale- White Glass Patio Table

Posted: Saturday, March 20th, 2010 at 8:46 am

White Glass top patio table $25; call after 5pm
319-646-2066

Outdoor track season starting soon

Posted: Saturday, March 20th, 2010 at 8:45 am

Spring is here and very soon so will the outdoor track season.

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For Sale- 1999 Coachman 5th Wheel Camper

Posted: Saturday, March 20th, 2010 at 8:33 am

1999 Coachman Catalina 25 ft. 5th Wheel Camper. Very Clean, good condition; $7,500
319-694-5466

FOR SALE-Old Fashioned Upright Piano

Posted: Saturday, March 20th, 2010 at 8:29 am

old fashioned upright piano made in the 18’00s; good condition; make an offer
-319-653-5205

Wanted-4 wheeler

Posted: Saturday, March 20th, 2010 at 8:28 am

looking for a 4 wheeler 250 to400 hp good shape reasonable price
-319-653-6145