Archive for August, 2010

High school football season not far away

Posted: Saturday, August 14th, 2010 at 7:48 am

The high school football season is just less than two weeks away and this year will see a few changes. First with redistrict and reclassification, many area schools will see different opponents.

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Highland student committee organizing fun run

Posted: Saturday, August 14th, 2010 at 7:45 am

The Highland High School Student Health and Wellness Committee is taking registrations for an upcoming fun run to raise money to promote a healthy and active lifestyle.

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Washington Home Hit By Lightning During Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Posted: Saturday, August 14th, 2010 at 6:30 am
Washington Firefighters inspect 311 East Main Street after extinguishing a fire caused by lightning.<br />
(KCII's Chance Dorland)Washington Firefighters inspect 311 East Main Street after extinguishing a fire caused by lightning.
(KCII’s Chance Dorland)

A Washington home suffered fire and water damage to its roof after being struck by lightning last night.

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Early Morning Water Rescue Involving 17 Year Old Brighton Resident

Posted: Saturday, August 14th, 2010 at 6:29 am

Yesterday morning at approximately 3:55 am, the Washington County Communications Center received a 911 report of a vehicle that had driven into water over the roadway at  McKain’s Access on Dogwood Avenue near 295th Street in Brighton.

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Congressman Dave Loebsack: I Will Always Stand Up For Social Security

Posted: Saturday, August 14th, 2010 at 6:28 am
Iowa 2nd District Congressman Dave Loebsack At KCII.<br />
(KCII's Chance Dorland)Iowa 2nd District Congressman Dave Loebsack At KCII.
(KCII’s Chance Dorland)

Today is the 75th anniversary of President Franklin D. Roosevelt signing Social Security into law on August 14th, 1935.

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Local Student Completes Six-Week Internship with Senator Grassley

Posted: Saturday, August 14th, 2010 at 6:27 am

U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley and Colin Tadlock of Kalona.

Colin Tadlock of Kalona completed a six-week internship in the Washington, D.C. office of Iowa’s Republican U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley. 

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Washington County Fair’s “Miss Congeniality” And Other Area Students Doing Well At Iowa State Fair

Posted: Saturday, August 14th, 2010 at 6:27 am
Joni Erwin Posing For Photos After A Win At This Year's Washington County Fair.  Erwin Will Show Cattle This Weekend And Early Next Week At The Iowa State Fair.<br />
(KCII's Chance Dorland)Joni Erwin Posing For Photos After A Win At This Year’s Washington County Fair. Erwin Will Show Cattle This Weekend And Early Next Week At The Iowa State Fair.
(KCII’s Chance Dorland)

Washington County’s Miss Congeniality, Janelle Erwin showed cattle at the state fair this week along with several other Washington area residents.

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Rounds of Strong Thunderstorms Bring Heavy Rainfall

Posted: Saturday, August 14th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Two rounds of strong thunderstorms hit Southeast Iowa yesterday and early this morning and they brought more heavy rainfall to the area.

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Actresses Wanted For The Latest Production From Of The Washington Community Theater

Posted: Saturday, August 14th, 2010 at 6:24 am

Auditions for Quilters, the next production from the Washington Community Theater, are Sunday from 2 to 4 pm and again Monday from 7 to 9 at the Community Center.

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KCII Radio Stimulus

Posted: Friday, August 13th, 2010 at 10:54 am

KCII announced the winners of the Radio Stimulus Package this morning.  

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Garage Sale

Posted: Friday, August 13th, 2010 at 10:49 am

739 East Jefferson (in Alley) in Washington

Friday 5-7pm and Saturday 8am-12pm

Womens’ and Children’s Clothing, strollers, car seats, other baby/child misc, area rug, table and chairs

Garage Sale

Posted: Friday, August 13th, 2010 at 10:47 am

324 Boise Ct in Riverside

Friday 1-5pm and Saturday 7am-2pm

Garage Sale

Posted: Friday, August 13th, 2010 at 10:45 am

1411 North 2nd in Washington

Fri 3-7 and Sat 8-?

Garage Sale

Posted: Friday, August 13th, 2010 at 10:43 am

Garage/Bake sale

1384 Hwy 1 & 78 near Lake Darling

Fri. – Sun. 8-4

City Wide Garage Sale

Posted: Friday, August 13th, 2010 at 10:42 am

Riverside Annual City-wide Garage Sales

Saturday 8am – 2pm

Maps will be available at Kum & Go, Casey’s, Riverside Travel Mart and People’s Trust and Savings Bank Friday and Saturday

Amber Day @648-5067

Garage Sale

Posted: Friday, August 13th, 2010 at 10:40 am

724 S Ave C Apt 6 in Washington

Fri. 4-6 and Sat 8-12

Wanted-Futon

Posted: Friday, August 13th, 2010 at 10:39 am

Wanted

Good used futon

319-863-3573

Riding mower

Posted: Friday, August 13th, 2010 at 10:34 am

For Sale

Yard Machine riding mower – 4300

319-594-6264

Riding mower, Small buildings & Air compressors

Posted: Friday, August 13th, 2010 at 10:33 am

For Sale

Small buildings

John Deere 216, 48 inch deck and snow blower

Air compressors – $25 and $65

319-461-5720

Queen size bed

Posted: Friday, August 13th, 2010 at 10:31 am

For Sale

Queen size bed, 5 months old

319-656-2991