Archive for May, 2010

May 14, 2010

Posted: Friday, May 14th, 2010 at 12:30 pm

Birthday Winner – Tom Milam of West Chester

State qualifying meets run today

Posted: Friday, May 14th, 2010 at 8:14 am

It’s a big day in high school track and field as District/Regional meets are held across the state.

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Demon boys golf sectional moved to Monday

Posted: Friday, May 14th, 2010 at 8:11 am

The Demon boys were suppose to begin post season play today, but they’ll end up waiting until Monday. Sectionals for the Demons boys was going to be today in Fort Madison, but because of the recent rain they’ll play on Monday. In the sectional round the top two teams and the top 10 individuals advance to districts. If the host team is one of the top two teams then the third team will advance as well.

WCSD Eliminates 3 Positions

Posted: Friday, May 14th, 2010 at 7:34 am

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Washington School Board members have approved the elimination of three positions within the district.

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Man Arrested for Carrying Rifle on Columbus School Property

Posted: Friday, May 14th, 2010 at 7:32 am

A local man was taken into custody earlier this week for having a rifle on school property.

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Washington Chamber to Launch Non-Profit Board Training Program

Posted: Friday, May 14th, 2010 at 7:31 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce is launching training program for board members of non-profit groups.

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Farmers’ Market 2010 is Open

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

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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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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.

Jubilate

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 3:55 pm

HOPE BIBLE CHURCH extends a warm invitation to join them as they host the Jubilate, on Tuesday, May 18th, at 7:00 p.m. The church building is located on Hwy 92 in Columbus Junction, next to the City Hall building. Instrumental selections, personal testimonies and a mini-drama highlight this heart-warming concert. For specific directions or more information about this admission-free community event, you may call the church at: (319) 728-2355 or you may see more information on their website at www.hbccj.org.

Don Colton

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 3:51 pm

The Washington United Methodist Church, 206 West 2nd Street, will host Don Colton, Saxophonist, Guitarist and Singer on Sunday, May 16th at the 9:00 and 10:30 am Worship Services.  Don Colton is from Southeast Iowa. He grew up in a musical family and gave his first public performance at age 7, singing for a small country church, accompanied by his mother and sister on the piano.

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Garage Sale

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 1:20 pm

Team Healthcare is havinga a Relay for Life Garage Sale, May 14th 3-7pm and May 15th 7am – ??

110 North 13th Ave Washington

Garage Sale

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 1:17 pm

Sponsored by the Optimist Club of Washington and located at the Hawkeye Motel on Saturday, May 15th from7a-3p.  a portion of proceeds will go towards the Hamakua Place Roof Project. 

Yard ornaments, factory tanneau cover for a ‘04 Dokata short bed, remote control truck accessories, 3rd seat for Dodge Caravan, roll-away bed, bird cages, old wooden shutters and much more

Garage Sale

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 1:06 pm

5 or 6 yard sales in Trenton this Friday  8-4 and Sat 8-2

Wanted-Junk vehicles & BB gun

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 1:05 pm

Wanted

Junk vehicles

BB or pellet gun

641-660-7128

House for Rent

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 1:03 pm

For Rent

Two bedroom, 1 bath house in Washington, has detached 2 car garage – $600/month

319-653-1839, ask for John

Apartment for Rent

Posted: Thursday, May 13th, 2010 at 1:00 pm

For Rent

Premier two bedromm apartment on the square.  Water & trash paid, Utilities run around $75/month, features exposed brick walls & a southern view of square – $475 month

Call Marcuc at 319-461-3603