Archive for July, 2010

Demons face Williamsburg to close out regular season

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 8:15 am

The Demon softball team will get to close out the regular season facing the team they’ll open the postseason with.

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Highland over IMS in softball

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 8:13 am

Highland was on the road playin IMS in softball last night, and the Huskies lead all the way.

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July 6, 2010

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 8:12 am

Birthday Winner – Jody Godinez, Washington
Anniversary Winner – None

Consumer Spending Increases – How Do Local Businesses Fare?

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 6:32 am

The U.S. Department of Commerce reports consumer spending grew a timid .2% from April to May, and area businesses report similar slow or no growth.

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Washington County Jail – Less Convicts, Less Revenue

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 6:28 am

The Washington County Jail used to house more outside inmates than those from the county itself, a revenue-generating plan that put the county on track to make a million dollars.

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Competing Maps For The City Of Washington

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 6:27 am

Two competing maps of the city of Washington are being planned, but Washington Chamber of Commerce Director Tim Coffey thinks maps of the city should benefit the local community.

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Buggy Accident Near Kalona on Sunday

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 6:26 am

A horse drawn buggy was involved in a crash near Kalona Sunday evening.

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Washington County Supervisors, School Board Meet Today

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors meets this morning in the county courthouse in Washington.

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Roman J. Gevock

Posted: Tuesday, July 6th, 2010 at 6:18 am

Funeral services for 87 year old Roman J. Gevock of rural Brighton are Friday at 10:00 am at St. Joseph Catholic Church in East Pleasant Plain. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. The Family will greet friends Thursday from 3 to 8:30 pm at the church. Memorials for Brighton Volunteer First Responders or The Evelyn Gevock Memorial Scholarship may be sent to the funeral home.

Motorcycle Accident in Washington

Posted: Monday, July 5th, 2010 at 4:01 pm

Over the Fourth of July weekend, the Washington County Communications Center received a 911 report of a motorcycle accident with injuries at 2046 Riverside Road in Washington.

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June 5, 2010

Posted: Monday, July 5th, 2010 at 11:22 am

Birthday Winner – Jeremy Kuenster of Kalona

July 5, 2010

Posted: Monday, July 5th, 2010 at 8:01 am

Birthday Winner – Jeremy Kuenster, Kalona
Anniversary Winner – None

Demons win two against WMU

Posted: Monday, July 5th, 2010 at 7:44 am

The Demon softball team got the sweep against Winfield-Mount Union.

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Demon baseball on the road this week

Posted: Monday, July 5th, 2010 at 7:42 am

The Demon baseball team will be on the road this week. Washington goes to Ottumwa tomorrow,

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IMS hosting Highland in softball tonight

Posted: Monday, July 5th, 2010 at 7:41 am

IMS softball team will host the Highland Huskies this evening.

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Accident Near Kalona Yesterday Evening

Posted: Monday, July 5th, 2010 at 6:46 am

A horse drawn buggy was involved in a crash near Kalona yesterday evening.

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Terry Branstad in Washington on Wednesday

Posted: Monday, July 5th, 2010 at 6:46 am

On Wednesday, former Governor and current gubernatorial candidate Terry Branstad and his lieutenant governor nominee Kim Reynolds will hold a Washington County town hall meeting at Engineered Building Design in the city of Washington.

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Governor Culver Gives Support To SE Iowa Farmers

Posted: Monday, July 5th, 2010 at 6:43 am

Governor Culver says southeast Iowa farmers need faster emergency payments for flood damage.

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In January, Most Eligible to Carry Loaded Gun in Public Places, Businesses

Posted: Monday, July 5th, 2010 at 6:27 am

January 1st will be the start of a new year, and also sweeping gun changes in Iowa.

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Bid Accepted For Ginkgo Avenue Construction

Posted: Monday, July 5th, 2010 at 6:26 am

The lowest of 3 bids to replace a bridge on County Highway W38 on the way to Wellman, also known as Ginkgo Avenue, has been approved by the Washington County Board of Supervisors.

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