Archive for July, 2010

Blood Drive

Posted: Monday, July 12th, 2010 at 5:00 am

A Blood Drive is being held tomorrow at the Doug Adam Memorial Conference Room at the Keokuk County Health Center.

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Governor Honors Washington County Environmental Department

Posted: Sunday, July 11th, 2010 at 8:25 am

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Governor Chet Culver has honored eleven Iowa businesses and organizations for outstanding contributions to the environment.

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July 11, 2010

Posted: Sunday, July 11th, 2010 at 7:35 am

Birthday winner — Emma Jean Miller, Kalona

Anniversary winner — Josh and Tammy Hesseltine of Crawfordsville, 1 year

Washington Board of Supervisors, School Board Agenda Items

Posted: Sunday, July 11th, 2010 at 6:59 am

Tuesday at 9:30am the Washington County Board of Supervisors will meet in regular session at the county courthouse in Washington.

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Kalona Woman Charged With DWI in Crash

Posted: Sunday, July 11th, 2010 at 5:01 am

A Kalona woman has been charged with driving while intoxicated after hitting a buggy last week.

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Blood Drive

Posted: Sunday, July 11th, 2010 at 5:00 am

The Social Action Committee is sponsoring a Blood Drive on Wednesday in Keota.

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July 10, 2010

Posted: Saturday, July 10th, 2010 at 12:40 pm

Birthday Winner: Michael Zahs, Riverside

Demons begin regional tournament with Radiers tonight

Posted: Saturday, July 10th, 2010 at 9:29 am

The Washington Demon softball team kicks off postseason play this evening hosting the Williamsburg Raiders. The Demons split with the Raiders in their regular season finale earlier this week.

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Lone Tree, Mid-Prairie advance in softball playoffs

Posted: Saturday, July 10th, 2010 at 9:27 am

Well second round softball games were played for 1A and 2A last night.

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Golden Hawks head to Wilton for baseball postseason opener

Posted: Saturday, July 10th, 2010 at 9:26 am

Class 2A baseball teams will begin their postseason games tonight.

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Washington Area Congressman Says Business Is “Frustrated”

Posted: Saturday, July 10th, 2010 at 6:28 am

This week Congressman Dave Loebsack visited local businesses in Iowa’s 2nd District to discuss economic development and flood issues.

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Iowa’s New Texting Law Unenforceable

Posted: Saturday, July 10th, 2010 at 6:26 am

Iowa’s new ban on texting while driving will only result in warnings the first year, no matter how many warnings a driver is issued.

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“Alive After 5” at Jeanne’s Petite Paree

Posted: Saturday, July 10th, 2010 at 6:24 am

The Washington Chamber of Commerce is hosting an “Alive After 5” garden party from 6:30 to 9pm on Tuesday at Jeanne’s Petite Paree.

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YMCA Family Fun Night

Posted: Saturday, July 10th, 2010 at 6:22 am

The Washington YMCA is hosting a “Family Fun Night” in Sunset Park on Friday, July 16th from 6 to 7:30pm.

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Early Retirement Program Available For Southeast Iowans

Posted: Saturday, July 10th, 2010 at 6:20 am

The Department of Health and Human Services says it is now accepting applications from southeast Iowa employers, including state and local governments and unions, for a new program that provides employees 55 and older with access to affordable health insurance.

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Washington County Conservation Board Preschool Animal Program

Posted: Saturday, July 10th, 2010 at 5:02 am

The Washington County Conservation Board is hosting an animal program for area preschoolers.

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“Bug Mania” Day Camp Held

Posted: Saturday, July 10th, 2010 at 5:01 am

The Washington County Extension Office held a Day Camp for 39 kindergartners and first graders.

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4-H’ers Host 9th Annual Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction

Posted: Saturday, July 10th, 2010 at 5:00 am

Johnson County 4-H members are hosting their 9th Annual 4-H Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction this weekend.

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July 9, 2010

Posted: Friday, July 9th, 2010 at 2:13 pm

Birthday Winner – Morgan Greiner of Washington

Demon baseball team sweeps doubleheader and wins

Posted: Friday, July 9th, 2010 at 8:14 am

The Demons came away with three wins playing in Fairfield last night.

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