Archive for October, 2010

James H. “Jim” Godwin

Posted: Sunday, October 31st, 2010 at 9:48 pm

Funeral services for 72 year old James H. “Jim” Godwin of Washington will be held at 10:30 am at the St James Catholic Church in Washington. Burial will take place at Memory Gardens in Iowa City. Visitation will begin at noon Tuesday at the Jones Eden Funeral Home with the family present from 6:00-8:00pm Tuesday. A memorial has been established to Hospice of Washington County or Friends of Lake Darling.

Alice J. Franklin

Posted: Sunday, October 31st, 2010 at 9:47 pm

Funeral services for 94 year old Alice Franklin of Washington will be held at 10:30am Wednesday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home in Washington. Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 9:30am Monday with the family present from 9:30-10:30 am Monday morning at the Jones Eden Funeral Home. A memorial has been established to PAWS and More Animal Shelter or charity of donor’s choice.

Clara Anne Pearson

Posted: Sunday, October 31st, 2010 at 8:50 pm

Funeral services for 87 year old Clara Anne Pearson of Washington will be held at 1:30pm Wednesday at the Jones Eden Funeral Home in Washington. Burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery. Visitation will begin at noon Tuesday at the Jones Eden Funeral Home with the family present from 6:30- 8:00pm. A memorial has been established to Hospice of Washington County.

October 31, 2010

Posted: Sunday, October 31st, 2010 at 7:30 am

Birthday winner — Shaila Davis, Washington

Riverside Ordered To Resume Payments To Washington County

Posted: Sunday, October 31st, 2010 at 6:30 am

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A judge has ordered the City of Riverside to pay Washington County $350,000 and continue with yearly $175,000 repayments for more than $9 million in Tax Increment Financing Bonds that were used to upgrade Riverside’s  sewer and water system in connection with the building of the Riverside Casino And Resort.

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Washington County Board of Supervisors To Meet A Day Earlier To Accommodate Election

Posted: Sunday, October 31st, 2010 at 6:28 am

This morning at 9:30 am the Washington County Board of Supervisors will hold its weekly meeting a day early to accommodate the election schedule of the County Auditor’s Office.

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Wellman City Council Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, October 31st, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Wellman City Council will be meeting tomorrow.

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Columbus Community School Board Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, October 31st, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Columbus Community School District will be having their board meeting tomorrow. 

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Lisbon beats Keota in five

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 8:54 am

In volleyball, the 14th ranked Keota Eagles and Lisbon Lions played a tight regional semifinal match in Kalona last night that went five.

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Football playoffs resume Monday

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 8:53 am

The high school football playoffs pick up with second round games on Monday.

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For Sale: Antique Claw Foot Tub

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 8:23 am

FOR SALE

-Antique claw foot tub – $100

319-653-6488

Snowmobile

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 8:21 am

FOR SALE

-1994 Snowmobile – $300

319-548-2701

For Sale: Cookie Jars

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 8:19 am

FOR SALE

-Cookie Jars – $17-$30

-713 East Polk, open from 9am – ?

319-461-5511

For Sale: Steel Bed Frame

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 8:18 am

FOR SALE

-Steel Bed Frame, Queen Size Bed on Wheels $20

319-653-4414

For Sale 10/30 Hawkeye Tickets

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 8:17 am

FOR SALE

-2 Hawkeye Tickets for today’s game -$60

319-458-0100

For Sale: Books

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 8:16 am

FOR SALE

-Book Sale at 822 South Iowa Ave.

-8:30 -3pm

October 30th, 2010

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 8:06 am

Mean Nevins, 3, Wayland

Packwood Robbery results in one arrest.

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 6:31 am

The Pilot Grove Savings Bank in Packwood was robbed Today at approximately 10 am.
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87 Year Old Woman Killed In Washington Fire

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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An 87 year old woman has died in a late night house fire in Washington, despite the blaze being “under control in ten minutes or less.”

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Two Iowa Governor Candidates In Washington Today

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 6:29 am

Two Iowa Gubernatorial candidates will return to Washington tomorrow.

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