Archive for August, 2010

Facebook Tips For Your Business Offered At Tomorrow’s “Learn At Lunch”

Posted: Sunday, August 22nd, 2010 at 6:22 am

Using Facebook for your local business with be the topic during tomorrow’s “Learn At Lunch” event.

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Washington County Non-Party Nomination Papers Due Wednesday

Posted: Sunday, August 22nd, 2010 at 6:20 am

Washington County is reminding residents that nomination papers for non-party offices for this fall’s General Election ballot are due at 5 pm on Wednesday.

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Two Area 4-H’ers Receive Scholarships

Posted: Sunday, August 22nd, 2010 at 6:19 am

Two area 4-H’ers have received a $2,000 scholarship.

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Mid-Prairie and Keota to hold a Joint Opening Session for New School Year

Posted: Sunday, August 22nd, 2010 at 6:18 am

A joint opening session for the staff at Mid-Prairie and Keota Schools is tomorrow.

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Geraldine “Gerry” Schlabaugh

Posted: Saturday, August 21st, 2010 at 11:48 am

Funeral services for 90 year old Geraldine “Gerry” Schlabaugh of Kalona will be held Monday at 3:00 at the Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church in rural Kalona.  Burial is in the Lower Deer Creek Cemetery in rural Wellman.  Visitation is tomorrow from 3:00 to 7:00pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.  A memorial has been established for the Pleasantview Home or the Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church.

August 21, 2010

Posted: Saturday, August 21st, 2010 at 8:25 am

Birthday Winner: Caleb Hopejoy, 16

Anniversary Winner: Duane & Susan Davis, 39 years of Washington

Demon volleyball two weeks away from season starting

Posted: Saturday, August 21st, 2010 at 8:10 am

The Washington Demon Volleyball team opens the season two weeks from today, and Head Coach Jeff Spenner says they’ve been using this preseason time to touch up some things.

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Lone Tree has younger squad this year

Posted: Saturday, August 21st, 2010 at 8:05 am

The Lone Tree Lions football team kicks off the season on Friday, their head coach says they’ll be a pretty young team.

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Kalona Man Arrested For ATM Theft

Posted: Saturday, August 21st, 2010 at 6:28 am

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A Kalona man has been arrested and charged with first degree theft in connection with missing ATM money.

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Washington County Residents Continue To Present At Iowa State Fair

Posted: Saturday, August 21st, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Washington County residents have already shown cattle and hogs at this week’s Iowa State Fair, and competitions continue for students.

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Washington, Other Southeast Iowa Planned Parenthood Clinics Report Increased Traffic During Last Year

Posted: Saturday, August 21st, 2010 at 6:24 am

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Planned Parenthood’s five southeast Iowa clinics report increased use during the last year, including one clinic in Washington.

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Washington County Resident To Be Inducted Into The 4-H Hall Of Fame

Posted: Saturday, August 21st, 2010 at 6:22 am

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Pat Greiner of Washington County will be inducted into the 4-H Hall of Fame on tomorrow at the Iowa State Fair.

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E911 Services And Communications Meeting Monday In Crawfordsville, Meal Served

Posted: Saturday, August 21st, 2010 at 6:20 am

The Washington County E911 Services and Communications Board will meet Monday night at the Crawfordsville Fire Department.

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New Staff at IMS

Posted: Saturday, August 21st, 2010 at 6:19 am

Iowa Mennonite School has hired three new teachers to join their staff this year.

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Columbus Welcomes Two New Staff to Music Department

Posted: Saturday, August 21st, 2010 at 6:18 am

Columbus High School has hired two new staff members to their music department.

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Highland Huskie 5k Run/Walk Fundraiser

Posted: Saturday, August 21st, 2010 at 6:17 am

The Highland High School Student Health and Wellness Committee is hosting the First Annual 5K Run/Walk and Kids Run.

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John Patrick Strohman, sr

Posted: Friday, August 20th, 2010 at 7:37 pm

Funeral Mass for 76 year old John Patrick Strohman sr. of Sigourney will be held 11:00 Saturday (8/21) morning at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Sigourney. Burial will be at a later date. Visitation will be held on Friday (8/20) from 5-8 pm at the Powell Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Sigourney. A general memorial fund has been established.

James Mound

Posted: Friday, August 20th, 2010 at 12:10 pm

Funeral services for 73 year old James Mound of Keota are Monday at 10:30 am at the United Church of Faith in Keota. Burial will be in the Keota Cemetery. Visitation is 4 to 7 pm Sunday at the Powell Funeral Home in Keota.

August 20, 2010

Posted: Friday, August 20th, 2010 at 10:59 am

Birthday Winner – Dave Masters of Crawfordsville

Anniversary Winners – Don & Phyllis Headrick of Washington

Sports Drink Scrimmages tonight weather permitting

Posted: Friday, August 20th, 2010 at 8:09 am

Several area teams will have sports drink scrimmages tonight.

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