Does the state have too much control over what local government bodies can do? That’s the question answered by the two Republicans running for Washington County Supervisor in District 5 on today’s In Touch With Southeast Iowa Program.
The Keokuk County Extension is offering a program aimed at connecting kids and their parents by enjoying the outdoors this summer. It’s called the Nature Explore Families’ Club. According to the Extension, research shows that children benefit greatly from connecting with nature. Those benefits include increased math and science skills, and enhanced motor skills. The Club meets the second Sunday of each month beginning Sunday afternoon, June 13th at 1:00 at Lake Belva Deer near the pond. All family members, of all ages, are invited to participate. To find out how to register, contact the Keokuk County Extension Office.
The two Republicans vying for their party’s nomination for Washington County Supervisor in district 5 discuss veteran’s affairs and the proposed wind farm on today’s In Touch With Southeast Iowa Program.
Funeral Services for 93 year old Robert Ramer of Iowa City will be at 11:00 Friday (5/28) morning at the Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Lone Tree. Burial will be at the Lone Tree Cemetery with full military rites provided by the Lone Tree American Legion Post 457. Visitation will be Thursday (5/27) from 4 – 7pm at Sorden-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services. There will be a time for fellowship and food to be held at the Lone Tree American Legion following the committal services at the cemetery.
Funeral services for 16 year old Kimberly Rios of Washington are at 11:00 Saturday (5/29) morning at St. James Catholic Church. Burial is at Elm Grove Cemetery. Visitation begins at noon Friday (5/28) at the Jones Eden Funeral Home. Family visitation is from 6-8 Friday evening. There will be a rosary service at 7:30. A general memorial has been established.