Archive for August, 2010

August 25, 2010

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 2:16 pm

Anniversary Winners – Jerry & Pam Dunbar of Washington

Lloyd Bender

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 11:52 am

Funeral services for 85 year old Lloyd Bender of Kalona are 11 am Friday (8/27) at the Kalona Mennonite Church with private burial prior to the service.  Visitation is Thursday (8/26) from 2 to 4 and again from 6 to 8 pm at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.  A memorial has been established for Kalona First Responders, Kalona Volunteer Fire Department and Iowa City Hospice.

Golden Hawks dealing with a couple of injuries

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 8:16 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks are getting ready to open the football season on Friday, and already they are dealing with a couple of injuries.

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IMS, WMU enters volleyball season ranked

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 7:58 am

The Iowa Girls’ High School Athletic Union has released the Pre-Season Volleyball Rankings, and two area school is among them.

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Washington And Keokuk Join Iowa County On Federal Disaster List

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 6:30 am
More Than 50 Iowa Counties Are Now Eligible For Federal Disaster Relief Assistance.<br />
(fema.gov)More Than 50 Iowa Counties Are Now Eligible For Federal Disaster Relief Assistance.
(fema.gov)

Seven Iowa counties have been added to a presidential disaster declaration for public assistance after severe storms and flooding this summer.

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Washington, Jefferson, Johnson County Residents Urged To Apply For State Disaster Assistance

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 6:28 am

Washington, Jefferson and Johnson County residents are eligible for state disaster assistance through Iowa’s Individual Assistance Program.

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Beer Sales In Iowa Fall During Last 12 Months, Liquor And Wine Sales On The Rise

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 6:26 am
Washington's Wine and Spirits Reports "Steady Sales" Of Beer And Wine.<br />
(KCII's Chance Dorland)Washington’s Wine and Spirits Reports "Steady Sales" Of Beer And Wine.
(KCII’s Chance Dorland)

Iowa’s Alcoholic Beverages Division says sales of liquor and wine have jumped more than five percent in the last twelve months, while beer sales dropped two percent.

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Washington Community School To Approve High School Project Bids

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 6:24 am

The Washington Community School District’s Board of Education will hold a special meeting this evening.

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Crawfordsville 4-H Student and Washington County Fair “Miss Congeniality” Receives Iowa State Fair Scholarship

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 6:23 am
2010 Washington County Miss Congeniality Janelle Erwin of Crawfordsville.<br />
(ISU Extension)2010 Washington County Miss Congeniality Janelle Erwin of Crawfordsville.
(ISU Extension)

A $1,000 Iowa State Fair 4-H Scholarship sponsored by the Iowa Foundation for Agriculture Advancement has been awarded to Crawfordsville 4-H student Janelle Erwin.

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Washington County Board of Supervisors Discuss 911 Building Search, Computer Systems For Sheriff’s Vehicles

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 6:22 am
(KCII's Chance Dorland)(KCII’s Chance Dorland)

Yesterday morning the Washington County Board of Supervisors acknowledged the approval of a permit for Bell South animal expansion at 2160 Birch Avenue in Keota.

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Ollie, Richmond and Rubio To Benefit From $2.5 Rural Development Grant

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 6:21 am

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Office of Rural Development has awarded a $2.5 million dollar grant and $1.3 million dollar loan to create construction and waste water systems in Ollie, Richmond and Rubio.

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Lake Darling Saddle Club of Brighton Horse Show This Weekend

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 5:04 am

The Lake Darling Saddle Club of Brighton is having their fourth and final horse show of the season this weekend.

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Mid Prairie and Keota Hold All Employee Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, August 25th, 2010 at 5:02 am

Mid-Prairie and Keota School’s have again this year agreed on a sharing agreement for Superintendent Mark Schneider for the second straight year.

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Give Away-Iris’s

Posted: Tuesday, August 24th, 2010 at 1:00 pm

Give Away

Dug up Iris’s

319-653-3280

Give Away-Siding

Posted: Tuesday, August 24th, 2010 at 12:59 pm

Give Away

Yellow vinyl siding

319-461-0099

Wanted-Bicycles

Posted: Tuesday, August 24th, 2010 at 12:58 pm

Wanted

Older antique and classic bicycles

319-548-1565

Wanted-Tires

Posted: Tuesday, August 24th, 2010 at 12:57 pm

Wanted

 (2) 185-65R14 tires

319-653-2831

Dress

Posted: Tuesday, August 24th, 2010 at 12:56 pm

For Sale

Dress, worn once, taupe color, comes with jacket, shoes & skirt – $50

319-855-9539

3/4 Ton truck

Posted: Tuesday, August 24th, 2010 at 12:54 pm

For Sale

1980 3/4 ton truck with snow plow – $2500

319-461-4905

Plastic barrels

Posted: Tuesday, August 24th, 2010 at 12:53 pm

For Sale

55 gallon plastic barrels – $10 each

319-461-1430