Archive for July, 2010

Congressman Loebsack Holds “Main Street Tour”

Posted: Thursday, July 8th, 2010 at 7:29 am

Congressman Dave Loebsack will be visiting towns in Iowa’s 2nd District to “discuss his work to help small businesses and spur economic development”, and will also be discussing flood response and recovery.

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Preventing Mosquito Bites

Posted: Thursday, July 8th, 2010 at 7:25 am

It’s mosquito season and June’s above average rainfall has helped increase this summer’s mosquito population.

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Hunter Safety Course Offered

Posted: Thursday, July 8th, 2010 at 7:21 am

The Washington County Conversation Board says it’s hosting a Hunter Safety Class August 3rd through the 7th at its Education Center in Marr Park.

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Lisa Schneider

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 10:28 pm

Funeral services for 49 year old Lisa Schneider of Wapello are 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 9 at 10:30 a.m. at Stacy Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thurs., July 8 at the Stacy-Lewis Home. Burial will be at Grandview Cemetery. A general memorial has been established at the funeral home.

Teresa Rotenburger

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 3:43 pm

Funeral Services for 89 year old Teresa Rotenburger formerly of Riverside is Friday afternoon at 3:00 at the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Riverside.  Burial is in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery.  Memorials may be directed to Iowa City Hospice.

July 7, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 2:16 pm

Birthday Winner – Jake Dickinson of Washington

Anniversary Winners – Rick & Corrine McCulley of Washington

Firearms Stolen in Wapello

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 10:28 am

The Wapello Police Department is investigating a burglary in Wapello.

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4th Annual Curt Jensen Memorial Tournament

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 10:20 am

A Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament in honor of a former teacher from Washington is this weekend.

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Fundraiser for Cystic Fibrosis in Central Park

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 10:18 am

An event to raise funds and awareness about Cystic Fibrosis is this weekend in Washington.

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Washington splits with Raiders to finish regular season

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 8:12 am

The Demons softball team came up with some big runs to take the first game in extra innings over Williamsburg.

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Outtmwa down Demons in baseball

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 8:09 am

The Demon baseball team was in Ottumwa and Washington lost a closer game then the score might indicate.

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July 7, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 8:02 am

Birthday Winner – Jake Dickinson, 15, Washington
Anniversary Winner – Rick and Corrine McCulley, Washington 31 years

Washington and Louisa County Narcotics Enforcement Team Receives State Grant

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 6:28 am

Governor Chet Culver says his office of Drug Control Policy has awarded more than $5 million to 37 criminal justice programs in the state, including the Washington and Louisa County Narcotics Enforcement Team. 

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Hamakua Place To Hold Open House, Barbecue Fundraiser On Saturday

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 6:24 am

On Saturday, Washington’s only community youth center is holding an open house and barbecue fundraiser to support its after-school programs and Fall Youth Conference.

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Southeast Iowa Landowners and Farmers Asked To Participate in Conservation Reserve Program

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 6:22 am

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is asking southeast Iowa farmers to consider renting unused portions of their land to the Conservation Reserve Program.

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Washington Community School District Families To Receive Registration Materials Via Mail

Posted: Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 at 6:20 am

The Washington Community School District says it will continue mail-in registration this year.

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Kathy Wiley

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 11:46 am

Services for 72 year old Kathy Wiley of Washington are Friday at 10:30 am at the United Presbyterian Church, with burial in the Elm Gove Cemetery. Visitation is Thursday from noon to 8pm at the Jones Eden Funeral home, with the family present from 6 to 8. A memorial has been established to the United Presbyterian Church.

Clayton J. Sexton

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 11:45 am

Celebration of life services for 83 year old Clayton J. Sexton of Riverside are 11:00 am Saturday at the Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Iowa City, with visitation preceding the service at 10am and also on Friday from 2 to 7 pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. Burial will be in the Riverside Public Cemetery. Memorials may be given to Iowa City Hospice or the family’s choice.

July 6, 2010

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 11:33 am

Birthday Winner – Jody Godinez of Washington

Demon baseball team ranked 10th

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 8:16 am

With just under two weeks left in the regular season the Washington Demon baseball team has entered into the Class 3A rankings.

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