Archive for June, 2010

Marie Snyder

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 6:41 pm

Celebration of Life services for 90 year old Marie Snyder of Atrium Village, formerly of Kalona is Saturday (7/3) morning at 10:30 at the Kalona United Methodist Church.  Visitation is Friday (7/2) evening from 4 to 7 at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.  Burial is in the Sharon Hill Cemetery in Kalona.  A general memorial fund has been established.

Jacob B. “Jake” Shafer

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 12:21 pm

Funeral services for 86 year old Jacob B. “Jake” Shafer of Mt. Pleasant, formerly of Fairfield, are Saturday at 10:30 am at the First United Methodist Church in Mt. Pleasant.  Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery in Fairfield. Visitation is from Noon to 8 PM on Friday at the Kimzey Funeral Home in Mt. Pleasant with the family present from 5 to 7pm.

Demons and Golden Hawks meet in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 8:06 am

The Washington Demons were in Pella last night and came away a split in two very different games in terms of the score.

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Demons host Danville in baseball

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 8:04 am

The Demon baseball team was off last night, they’ll host Danville tonight.

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IMS Rhodes first team all-state

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 8:02 am

An IMS soccer player has received all-state recognition.

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Even Without a New Contract, Washington County Still Has Ambulance Service

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 6:28 am

Yesterday the Washington Board of Supervisors for the second time this month delayed the approval of a new contract for services provided by Washington County Ambulance.

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Washington National Guard Unit Community Farewell

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 6:26 am

Today at 5pm, the Washington Community Center will host a community farewell for Iowa National Guard soldiers based in the city.

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More State Troopers This 4th of July

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 6:24 am

There will be more State Troopers than normal on the road this weekend in southeast Iowa.

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Iowa Telecom Has New Owner

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Customers in Washington County and other areas of the state have a new provider for telephone and other services.

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Washington County Riverboat Foundation Mini Grants

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 6:20 am

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation will be giving away $100,000 in “Mini Grants” this fall.

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New Laws Start Thursday

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 6:03 am

A southeast Iowa State Senator says personal responsibility is the core of traffic safety, and new laws that reinforce that idea takes place July 1st.

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Crop Technology Tour at Farm near Keota

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 6:01 am

The Iowa State Extension along with Vision Ag is presenting a crop technology tour at a local mans farm.

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Pesticide Testing in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, June 30th, 2010 at 6:00 am

The Iowa Department of Ag and Land Stewardship are administering pesticide tests at the Washington County Extension Office. 

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June 29, 2010

Posted: Tuesday, June 29th, 2010 at 1:36 pm

Birthday Winner – Jo Lynn Hora of Washington

James Marsh

Posted: Tuesday, June 29th, 2010 at 12:53 pm

Funeral Services for 86 year old James “Jim” Marsh of Washington will be Thursday morning at 10:30 at the United Methodist Church in Washington. The Beatty Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. Burial will be in Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation will be held tomorrow from noon until 7PM at the Beatty Funeral Home with the family present from 4-7pm. A memorial fund has been established for the Washington County Historical Society.

Demons hire new football coach

Posted: Tuesday, June 29th, 2010 at 8:16 am

It looks like the Washington Demons have found a new football coach.

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Demons split with Keokuk in softball

Posted: Tuesday, June 29th, 2010 at 8:12 am

The Demon softball team came away with a split in a key conference doubleheader at Keokuk.

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Demon baseball team sweeps Keokuk

Posted: Tuesday, June 29th, 2010 at 8:10 am

On the baseball field it was a football score as the Demons won 21-3.

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Stabbing Incident in Ainsworth

Posted: Tuesday, June 29th, 2010 at 6:56 am

A stabbing Sunday evening has sent an Ainsworth man to the hospital.

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Washington Man Sentenced to 80 Months’ Imprisonment

Posted: Tuesday, June 29th, 2010 at 6:55 am

A Washington man has been sentenced to 80 months in prison.

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