Archive for May, 2010

Farmers’ Market 2010 is Open

Posted: Friday, May 14th, 2010 at 7:28 am

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press play to hear from Farmers’ Market Master Bob Shepherd
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press play to hear from Vendor Joyce Gauger

Local residents descended on downtown Washington last night for the opening of the Farmer’s Market season.

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Mild Weather This Weekend

Posted: Friday, May 14th, 2010 at 7:24 am

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High pressure is bringing sunshine and pleasant conditions to southeast Iowa today and tomorrow.

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Washington Co. Auditor Urges Voters to Register By Month’s End

Posted: Friday, May 14th, 2010 at 7:22 am

The Washington County Auditor is urging voters who aren’t registered to do so by the end of the month.

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WC Savings Bank Donats $500 to Multi-Species Barn Effort

Posted: Friday, May 14th, 2010 at 7:19 am

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press play to hear from 4-H Youth Coordinator Katie Peiffer

Washington County Extension has accepted a 5 hundred dollar donation from the President and CEO of West Chester Savings Bank.

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$10K From Tri-Rivers Going to Louisa Interpretive Center

Posted: Friday, May 14th, 2010 at 7:03 am

The Board of Directors of Tri-Rivers Conservation Foundation has approved directing 10 thousand dollars from the proceeds of their February auction to the Louisa Interpretive Center at Langwood.

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Merna Viola Coakley

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 7:22 pm

Funeral Services for 90 year old Merna Viola Coakley of Crawfordsville will be held 10:30 Monday (5/17) morning at Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation will begin at 11:00 Sunday (5/16) morning at Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Family visitation will be 2 to 4 Sunday afternoon. A memorial has been established to West Chester Heritage Association and the Parkview Home in Wayland.

Marion Barnes

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 12:53 pm

Funeral services for 62 year old Marion Barnes of Washington are at 10:30 Saturday (5/15) morning at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman. Visitation is from 5-7 tomorrow (5/14) night at the funeral home. A general memorial has been established.

May 13, 2010

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 12:34 pm

Birthday Winner – Jerry Vittetoe of Washington

Anniversary Winners – Tony & Chris Hamilton of Washington

Demon boys open soccer post season agaist Fairfield

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 8:21 am

The boys high school soccer post season pairings are out and the Demons know who they will play but not where. Washington will open post season play on May 24th as they take on conference foe Fairfield. The winner of that game will play Fort Madison who receives a first round bye. The time and site of the first round game is listed right now as to be determined. On the other side of the Demon bracket, Mount Pleasant will host Centerville with the winner playing Keokuk who gets an opening round bye. Elsewhere in 1A, IMS gets an opening round bye and will play the winner of Danville and Central Lee. Columbus will play Burlington Notre Dame. Highland will take on West Liberty. Finally Mid-Prairie goes on the road to play Center Point-Urbana.

IMS closes out regular season

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 8:20 am

Number one ranked IMS soccer team will close out their regular season on the road with a chance to finish regular season play unbeaten.

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Washington Safety Commitee Delivers Several Proposals in Wake of Fatal Bar Fight

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 7:43 am

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Close to 30 people representing a majority of Washington’s liquor license holders attended a city council public safety committee meeting yesterday.

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Flooding Concerns As More T-Storms Roll into SE Iowa

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 7:41 am

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Flooding remains a concern across southeast Iowa as Thunderstorms are expected through the midday.

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Washington Schools Given Care of $141K Kiesey Trust

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 7:37 am

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press play to hear from Everett K. Burham

The Washington School District is becoming the caretaker of a $141,000 trust established by a 1931 graduate of Washington High School.

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WACO Slated to Approve Supt. Sharing With WMU

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 7:32 am

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press play to hear from WACO Supt. Greg Ray (Ray is leaving for a position in Mediapolis this summer)

The WACO School Board is set to approve sharing a superintendent with Winfield Mount Union next school year.

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3rd of 4 Segments with GOP State Senate Candidates on Today’s In Touch

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 7:30 am

What should the role of a legislator be? How willing should an elected official be to work across party lines?

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4 Candidates for Zoning Admin

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 7:26 am

The committee searching for Washington County’s first ever zoning administrator has a list of four candidates in front of them.

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1st Washington Farmer’s Market Tonight

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 7:25 am

Washington’s first farmers’ market of the season is tonight.

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Local 4-Hers, FFA Members Weigh in Sheep and Goats

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 7:24 am

Washington County 4-H’ers and FFA members weighed in market sheep and goats for the 2010 Washington County Fair

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Angeline Irene “Ann” Etzen

Posted: Wednesday, May 12th, 2010 at 5:14 pm

Funeral services for 92 year old Angeline Irene “Ann” Etzen of Winfield will be held at 10 AM Saturday (5/15) at the Honts Funeral Home in Winfield.  Visitation is Friday night (5/14) from 1-6pm at the funeral home, with family receiving friends one hour prior to the service on Saturday.  Memorials have been established for the Sunrise Terrace Care Center, the Winfield Open Bible Church, and Friends of Lake Darling.

May 12, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, May 12th, 2010 at 12:01 pm

Birthday Winner – Yale Jarvis

Anniversary Winners – Jim & Karol Roush of Wellman