Archive for August, 2010

Chain link fencing & Quilt racks

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 12:12 pm

For Sale

150 feet of 48 inch chain link fence, 12 line posts, 36×48 inch gate, 56×48 gate, 4 gate posts with hinge & closer, 7 top rails 20 feet long, very good condtion – $100 for all

Handmade quilt racks, new, made from oak & Walnut – $25 each

641-980-9360

Entertainment Center

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 12:07 pm

For Sale

3 Piece entertainment center, excellent condition, 5 years old – $95

319-471-7355

August 26, 2010

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 12:04 pm

Birthday Winner – Dwame Hamman of Washington

Anniversay Winners – Angela & John Greiner of Keota

Golden Hawks ranked fourth by Radio Iowa

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 8:09 am

As the football season begins tomorrow, another poll as a couple of area teams in the rankings.

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Sigourney-Keota enters football season with several seniors

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 8:08 am

Sigourney-Keota will be starting the season off taking on Pekin tomorrow.

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Third Female Teen Charged With “Criminal Mischief” In Connection With 60 Cases Of Auto Graffiti In Washington

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Public Safety Center says a 16 year old Wayland female has been charged with “Criminal Mischief” in connection with 60 cases of auto graffiti committed in Washington on August 15th.

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Late Night Car Fire Slows Traffic On Highway 1 South Of Kalona, Sends One Man To Hospital

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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Tuesday night a car fire 1.5 miles south of Kalona on Highway 1 slowed traffic in the area for half an hour.

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Prairie Serenade Performing at Washington’s Last “Thursday Night Live” Of The Season

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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This afternoon, Thursday Night Live will return to Washington’s Central Park for the last time.

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Fire Near Keota Leaves Home a Total Loss

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 6:25 am

A home outside of Keota is considered a total loss after two fires in consecutive days.

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Washington Housing Variance Requested, Public Planning And Zoning Hearing Held Tonight

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 6:24 am

A zoning variance has been requested by Dave and Jessica Waite to build a home south of Washington.

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Naturalist Karen Phelps to Guide Butterfly Trip to Mexico

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 6:23 am

Benton County Conservation Naturalist Karen Phelps is guiding a trip to Mexico to follow the path to the winter home of the Monarch Butterfly.

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Washington County Fair Evaluation, Discussion To Take Place This Evening

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Washington County Extension says a county fair evaluation meeting and discussion is tomorrow evening in the Fair Board upstairs meeting room on the fairgrounds.

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Center on Sustainable Communities Presents “Iowa at Night” Workshop in Fairfield

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 6:21 am

Center on Sustainable Communities is hosting a workshop in Fairfield that focuses on green lighting alternatives.

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Demolition Derby

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 12:45 am

Title: Demolition Derby
Description: The city of Riverside Area Community Club is sponsoring a Demolition Derby on Saturday at the Southeast corner of Hall Park in Riverside beginning at 6pm. Derby cars can check in at 1. Adults get in for $7, 12 to 5 year olds for $3, and a pit pass is $20. Food & Beverages will be sold on site. Coolers will not be permitted inside the park.

Date: 2010-08-28

St. James Fall Festival

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 12:45 am

Title: St. James Fall Festival
Description: The St. James Fall Festival is Sunday, September 12th at the KC Hall in Washington. Dinner is from 11am to 1pm. The event is $10 for adults and $5 for kids 6 through 12. Pick up and take out is available. The Auction begins at noon. Youth games are from 11:30 to 2:30pm.
Date: 2010-09-12

French Toast Breakfast

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 12:44 am

Title: French Toast Breakfast
Description: Immanuel Lutheran Church in Washington is holding their final French Toast Breakfast Saturday morning at the church from 7 to 10:30. A garage sale and bake sale will take place as well. All proceeds will benefit Child Voice International and are being supplemented by Thrivent Financial.
Date: 2010-08-28

12th Annual Central Park Motor Expo

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 12:44 am

Title: 12th Annual Central Park Motor Expo
Description: Sunday is the 12th Annual Central Park Motor Expo in Washington. The cars will be on display from noon until 3 PM when the awards will be handed out. All proceeds will be donated to the local animal shelter. For more information call Rick Stauffer at 319.863.3268

Date: 2010-08-29

Cruise Night

Posted: Thursday, August 26th, 2010 at 12:39 am

Title: Cruise Night
Description: Saturday night is cruise night at Washington’s Central Park starting at 5PM. Music, cars and good food will be featured. There will be a concession stand. All proceeds will be donated to the local animal shelter.

Date: 2010-08-28

Marion Avenue Baptist Church Senior Citizen Program

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 7:49 pm

Marion Avenue Baptist Church is hosting a senior citizen program. This month’s program features guest speaker, Curt Mayer, principal of the Washington Junior High School. The activity begins at 10 am Thursday, September 2 in the basement of the church. Everyone 55 years and older is invited to come. For a free ride or more information contact the Marion Avenue Baptist church.

St. James Fall Festival

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 7:47 pm

The St. James Fall Festival is Sunday, September 12th at the KC Hall in Washington. Dinner is from 11am to 1pm. The event is $10 for adults and $5 for kids 6 through 12. Pick up and take out is available. The Auction begins at noon. Youth games are from 11:30 to 2:30pm.