Archive for May, 2010

Rex E. Allensworth

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:07 pm

Celebration of life services for Rex E. Allensworth will be held Friday (6/4) at 2 pm at the Kalona United Methodist Church in Kalona. Burial will be in the Sharon Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday (6/3) from 2-8 pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona with a Masonic service at 7:30.

May 31, 2010

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 8:02 am

Birthday winner – none
Anniversary winner – Oren and Mary Jarvis

Holy Trinity knocks out IMS in 2OT sub-state final

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 7:57 am

The IMS soccer team saw their the season come to an end Saturday in a hard fought game against an old soccer rival Holy Trinity.

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Demon boys golf team finishes fifth at state

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 7:56 am

The Washington Demon boys golf team finished fifth at the state tournament, which wrapped up on Saturday.

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Lest They Be Forgotten Founder Visits Washington

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 7:32 am

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The founder of www.lesttheybeforgotten.org says every day is Memorial Day for people in his situation.

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Local Memorial Day Ceremonies

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 7:12 am

Today is Memorial Day. A time set aside to honor those who gave their lives serving in the armed forces.

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Final Candidate’s Forum this Week on KCII

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 7:09 am

Three Republicans and one Democrat are vying for the district 3 seat on the Washington County Board of Supervisors.

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Chamber Looking Back During 75th Anniversary

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:46 am

As the Washington Chamber of Commerce celebrates its 75th anniversary, they’re taking a look back.

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Kalona Pool Open After Improvements

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:44 am

The Kalona Pool opened this weekend with some new upgrades.

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KPL To Kick Off Summer Programs

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:44 am

The Kalona Public Library has a number of activities and events planned for this summer.

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Pesticide Training in Washington

Posted: Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 6:40 am

The next pesticide testing date at Washington County Extension is June 11th.

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Mary Ardith McGuire

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 11:55 pm

Funeral Services for 85 year old Mary Ardith McGuire of Washington will be held at 10:30 Thursday (6/3) morning at Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Burial will be at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation begins at noon Wednesday (6/2) at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home in Washington with family visitation from 6 – 8 Wednesday (6/2) evening. A memorial has been established for Prairie Flower Baptist Church or Halcyon House Good Samaritan Fund.

Kenneth W. Hesser

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 11:54 pm

Funeral Services for 79 year old Kenneth W. “Mose” Hesser of Coppock will be Thursday (6/3) morning at 10:30 at the Cottonwood United Methodist Church. Burial will be at a later date at the Brighton Hillcrest Cemetery with military honors. Visitation begins at noon Wednesday (6/2) at the Beatty Funeral Home in Wayland with family receiving friends from 6 – 8pm. Memorials may be designated for the Wayland Rescue Squad or the V.A. Medical Center.

Kenneth Harrison

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 1:49 pm

Funeral Services for 76 year old Kenneth Harrison of Columbus Junction are Wednesday (6/2) morning at 10:00 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Riverside. Burial will be in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Riverside. Visitation will be Tuesday (6/1) from 4 – 7pm with a prayer service at 7, at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Riverside. A time for food and fellowship will be held at the St. Mary’s Parish Center following the committal services at the cemetery.

May 30, 2010

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 7:26 am

Birthday winner — William Lewis of Riverside

Washington County Board of Supervisors

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 5:06 am

Washington County Supervisors this week get an update on the Iowa Department of Human Services reorganization plan.

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District 3 Race for the Washington County Board of Supervisors

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 5:04 am

Three Republicans and one Democrat are vying for the district 3 seat on the Washington County Board of Supervisors.

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Iowa Teachers Agriculture Academy

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 5:02 am

The 2010 Teachers Ag Academies are coming up.

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Pesticide Testing in Washington

Posted: Sunday, May 30th, 2010 at 5:00 am

The next pesticide testing date at Washington County Extension is June 11th.

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Missing Dog

Posted: Saturday, May 29th, 2010 at 7:18 pm

A male boxer dog was found on east Jefferson street in Washington Iowa. The dog has a red harness on and does not posses any tags or other information. For more information or to see if it is your dog, call Laurie Bauer at (319)-461-4916.