Archive for June, 2010

Demon softball team is at Farifield tonight

Posted: Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 at 8:25 am

The Demon softball team has their second conference doubleheader of the season when they face the Fairfield Trojans.

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Demon boys track team holds end of season banquet

Posted: Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 at 8:22 am

The Washington Demon boys track and field team passed out team awards at their banquet last night.

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Supervisors Move Forward with Zoning Map, Protests Continue

Posted: Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 at 8:18 am

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press play to hear from Free County Member Mary Leedy

Washington County Supervisors are in the process of approving a zoning map, while staunch zoning opponents continue to protest.

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Washington Council Approves New Garbage Contractor

Posted: Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 at 8:15 am

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press play to hear from 1st Ward Councilor Bob Shepherd
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press play to hear from At Large Councilor Karen Wilson-Johnson

Mark is being replaced by Luke. The Washington City Council last night approved a new garbage and recycling contract with Luke’s Sanitation.

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English Valley Outfitters to Hold Groundbreaking

Posted: Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 at 8:12 am

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press play to hear from President/CEO Chuck Geertz

A resort designed by veterans for veterans is having a groundbreaking ceremony this weekend.

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County Engineer: Be Wary of Where You Put Political Signs

Posted: Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 at 7:48 am

While many local residents are gearing up for the election by displaying political signs, the Washington County Engineer is advising them to make sure they’re not in the highway right-of-way.

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Iowa Grain Prices Down

Posted: Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 at 7:47 am

Iowa corn and soybean prices are down slightly this month and are significantly lower than this time last year.

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Washington Yard Waste Center Resumes Normal Hours

Posted: Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 at 7:44 am

Washington’s Yard Waste Center is no longer open on Saturdays.

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Many Washington County Fair Deadlines are June 1st

Posted: Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 at 7:41 am

The Washington County Extension is reminding all 4H, FFA members, leaders and parents of the July 1st fair entry deadline.

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Washington Co. Conservation Holding Youth Fishing Derby

Posted: Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 at 7:40 am

Young anglers have an opportunity to showcase their skills as well as learning new fishing techniques at the Youth Fishing Derby coming up this weekend. 

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Lorene E. Leichty

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 11:27 pm

Funeral Services for 73 year old Lorene E. Leichty of Wayland will be at 2:00 Sunday (6/6) afternoon at Sugar Creek Mennonite Church. Burial will be in the Sugar Creek Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 2pm Saturday at Sugar Creek Mennonite Church near Wayland where family will receive friends from 5-7 that evening.

Delmar Romine

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 9:15 pm

Graveside Services for 86 year old Delmar L. Romine of Lone Tree, formerly of Washington, will be held at 4:00 Saturday (6/5) afternoon at Conesville Cemetery in Conesville where burial will take place. Memorials have been established to Pioneer Park Assisted Living Center and Hospice Compassus.

Jerry Hanshaw

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 8:48 pm

Funeral Services for 62 year old Jerry D. Hanshaw of Salem are at 10:00 Friday (6/4) morning at the Olsen-Powell Memorial Chapel in Mount Pleasant. Burial with fully military rites will be in the Oakland Mills Cemetery. Visitation begins at 2pm Thursday (6/3) at the Olsen-Powell Memorial Chapel with family visitation from 5-7pm. A general memorial has been established

Rhea C. Logan

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 8:26 pm

Funeral Services for 81 year old Rhea C. Logan of Washington are Saturday (6/5) morning at 10:30 at Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation begins noon Friday (6/4) at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home with family present in the evening from 6-8pm. A memorial has been established for the United Methodist Church Elevator Fund.

Lavaughn Hope Krotz

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 1:21 pm

Funeral services for 75 year old Lavaughn Hope Krotz of Washington are at 1:30 Saturday (6/5) afternoon at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home. Burial is in Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Visitation begins at noon Friday (6/4) at the funeral home. Family visitation is from 5-7 that evening. A general memorial has been established.

June 2, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 8:53 am

Birthday Winner: Sue Norman of Washington

Anniversary winner: Steve & Robin Swaffer of Brighton

Demon baseball beats Regina in six innings

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon baseball team was hosting Iowa City Regina for a doubleheader and they managed to get one in before the rain came.

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Mid-Prairie hosting Mount Pleasant in baseball

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 8:27 am

Tonight we’ll begin our Mid-Prairie-IMS baseball and softball coverage as the Golden Hawk baseball team hosts Mount Pleasant.

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Mid-Prairie girls fifth at state golf tournament

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 8:25 am

After the first round of play at the Girls State Golf Tournament, the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks are sitting fifth as a team.

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Two Injured in Highway-1 Crash

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 7:35 am

Two Oskaloosa residents were hospitalized after a crash on Highway 1 yesterday morning.

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