Archive for October, 2010

Washington City Council Reminds Residents Of Fall Cleanup Rules

Posted: Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Washington Mayor Sandra Johnson wants city residents to remember the Fall Cleanup is not for picking up “commercial waste” and other prohibited items.

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Washington Marching Band Gives Audience More Than Typical “Concert”

Posted: Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The Washington High School Marching Band helds its annual Thursday evening.

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Dollar General Literacy Foundation Awards Washington High School With $1,500 Grant

Posted: Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 at 6:26 am

The Washington High School recently received $1,500 for new books from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation.

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Mid Prairie Superintendent Questions Des Moines Principals Stance on Social Promotion

Posted: Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Mid Prairie School Superintendent is questioning whether Des Moines Middle School Principals are making the right decision to want to end Social Promotion in Middle School.

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Washington County, SE Iowa Republic Candidates Scheduled For Today’s TEA Party Meeting

Posted: Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 at 6:24 am

Four Republican candidates for the November ballot are scheduled to attend a TEA Party meeting today at the Washington Public Library.

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Winter to be colder and wetter then usual

Posted: Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 at 6:23 am

It may be warm and dry now but Iowa State Climatologist Harry Hillaker says its not going to stay that way for winter.

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Southeast Iowa Farmers Eligible For $2,500 America’s Farmers Grow Communities Grants

Posted: Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 at 6:22 am

Nearly $250,000 is available to Iowa farmers to support “vital needs” of their community.

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Rock Reinvented in Fairfield Tonight

Posted: Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 at 6:21 am

Tonight will bring the next event in the Sondheim series at the Fairfield Arts and Convention Center with Rock Reinvented.

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Packwood Christian Church Harvest Home Supper

Posted: Saturday, October 23rd, 2010 at 5:36 am

The Packwood Christian Church Harvest Home Supper will be Saturday November 6th from 5 to 7pm, carry outs are available from 4 to 6pm. Menu includes Roast Beef, Ham balls and much more. For Carry-out reservations call Jo Chambers at 319-695-3166. Free Will Offering accepted.

Conesville Haunted Hayride

Posted: Friday, October 22nd, 2010 at 9:13 pm

Title: Conesville Haunted Hayride
Description: The Conesville Haunted Hayride will be Saturday October 23rd at 7:30pm. Watch for Signs as you enter town, cost is $2 a person.
Date: 2010-10-23

Genevieve L. Yoder

Posted: Friday, October 22nd, 2010 at 5:13 pm

Services are for 84 year old Genevieve L. Yoder of Kalona are Monday (10/25) at 10am at Sharon Center United Methodist Church in rural Kalona. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery, Visitation will be at the Peterseim Funeral Home on Sunday (10/24) from 3 to 6pm.

Anne Andre

Posted: Friday, October 22nd, 2010 at 12:15 pm

71 year old Lois Anne Andre of Washington died Wednesday, October 20th.  Her body has been cremated and the family will have private burial at a later date.  Beatty Funeral Home is handling those arrangements.

Wilbur Kiene

Posted: Friday, October 22nd, 2010 at 12:14 pm

Funeral services for 78 year old Wilbur Kiene of Coralville are Saturday (10/23) at 11 am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Riverside with Burial in Elm Grove Cemetery.  Visitation is Saturday (10/23) from 9 to service time at the church.

GARAGE SALE -3072 Hwy 78

Posted: Friday, October 22nd, 2010 at 8:54 am

GARAGE SALE

-3072 Hwy 78, 2 miles east of Bighton

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-Sat

WANTED -Load of black dirt and someone to do landscaping

Posted: Friday, October 22nd, 2010 at 8:53 am

WANTED

-Load of black dirt and someone to do landscaping

319-400-4110

Christmas Items

Posted: Friday, October 22nd, 2010 at 8:53 am

FOR SALE

-Santa 4.5 foot tall, motion activated and sings and talks $35 OBO

-Artificial trees-$5 obo

-2 outdoor lighted candles

641-636-3120

Garden tools, Beer lights

Posted: Friday, October 22nd, 2010 at 8:52 am

FOR SALE

-Garden tools-$45 for the set

-3 beer lights -$40 for 1 or 3 for $95

319-461-5511

Tires

Posted: Friday, October 22nd, 2010 at 8:52 am

FOR SALE

-P205 50 16 set of 4 tires-half tread-directional-$80

-P225 60 16 set of 4 tires -half tread-$80

-P265 70 16 set of 3 tires – ¾ tread -$60

319-936-3119

WANTED -Tickets for Wisconsin/IA Game

Posted: Friday, October 22nd, 2010 at 8:51 am

WANTED

-Tickets for Wisconsin/IA Game

319-594-0140

Rocking Horse

Posted: Friday, October 22nd, 2010 at 8:51 am

FOR SALE

-Rocking horse 30 years old $40 OBO

319-594-0140