Archive for October, 2010

Trolling motor, Bantam chickens, Chevy chassis

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 9:28 am

FOR SALE
-Trolling motor-bow mount with foot control $125 OBO
-Bantam chickens
-4WD ‘80s Chevy chassis
319-936-5430

Guitar & air rifle

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 9:27 am

FOR SALE
-Yamaha guitar with case $75
-BB/pellet air rifle $35
319-461-4832

IMS, Keota, WMU win opening round matches

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 8:28 am

IMS volleyball team started the postseason off with a win over Sigourney in three.

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Cross Country District/Regional meets today

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 8:27 am

The cross country District/Regional meets will be held around the state today.

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Vernon “Gene” Allen

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 6:48 am

Funeral services for 66 year old Vernon “Gene” Allen of Muscatine are Monday (10/25) at 1:30 pm at the Geo. M. Wittich Lewis Home For Funeral and Cremation Services with burial in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation is Sunday (10/24) from 4 to 7 pm at the funeral home.

Lydia F. Lacey

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 6:48 am

Funeral services for 88 year old Lydia F. Lacey of Muscatine are 10:30 am Monday (10/25) at the Geo M. Wittich Lewis Home For Funeral and Cremation Services with burial in the Muscatine Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation is Sunday (10/24) from 2 to 5 pm at the funeral home.

Single Opportunity Missed, County Says Proposed $8 Million Debt For Secondary Road Repairs Cannot Be Decided By Public Vote

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Washington County voters did have one option to bring the $8 million decision to the ballot, but that opportunity has passed.

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Washington County Engineer Hopes Secondary Roads Plan Would Provide “50 Year Solution At Least”

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Washington County Engineer David Patterson says a $12 million plan to improve secondary roads would provide a 50 year solution, if not more.

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Four Presidential Disaster Declarations Give Washington County, Board of Supervisors Right To Approve Roads Project Without County-Wide Vote

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Many residents questioned whether a public vote could decide to accept or deny the project, and the not Washington County Supervisors.

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Nation Wide Charities are losing money, but Kalona Historical Villages doing Well

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 6:25 am

According to a recent report from the Chronicle of Philanthropy, donations in the country’s 400 biggest charities plunged last year by 11%.

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Washington Marching Band Concert Tonight

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 6:24 am

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The Washington High School Marching Band is holding its annual “Marching Band In Concert” tonight at 7:30 pm in the High School Gymnasium.

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Mid Prairie offering two Comedy plays this year

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 6:23 am

Mid Prairie High School will be offering two comedy plays this year.

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County Candidates Forum Today In WHS Auditorium

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 6:22 am

Washington County Attorney and District 5 candidates will speak at a forum tonight at 7 PM at the Washington Senior High School auditorium.

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Highland Schools Receive $9,000 in WCRF Mini Grants

Posted: Thursday, October 21st, 2010 at 6:21 am

The Washington County Riverboat foundation recently announced its Mini Grant Awards and the Highland School District in Riverside received $9,000. 

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irst Baptist Church in Washington 4th Annual “TRUNK & TREAT”

Posted: Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 at 8:27 pm

Title: irst Baptist Church in Washington 4th Annual \”TRUNK & TREAT\”
Description: The First Baptist Church in Washington Iowa will be having their 4th Annual \”TRUNK & TREAT\” will be Friday Oct. 29th from 5 to 7pm. Church members will dressed in costume and passing out candies and goodies in the church parking lot located at 122 E. 2nd St. HOT! Chocolate will be provided to warm you up! IF you have any questions Please call the church at 653-3748 or Pastor
Carr at 461-5895.

Date: 2010-10-29

First Baptist Church in Washington 4th Annual “TRUNK & TREAT”

Posted: Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 at 3:26 pm

The First Baptist Church in Washington Iowa will be having their 4th Annual “TRUNK & TREAT” will be Friday Oct. 29th from 5 to 7pm. Church members will dressed in costume and passing out candies and goodies in the church parking lot located at 122 E. 2nd St. HOT! Chocolate will be provided to warm you up! IF you have any questions Please call the church at 653-3748 or Pastor
Carr at 461-5895.

Lorna Cordwell Shepherd

Posted: Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 at 12:22 pm

Funeral services for 86 year old Lorna Cordwell Shepherd of Ainsworth are Saturday (10/23) at 10:30 am at the Jones Eden Funeral Home with burial in Elm Grove Cemetery.  Visitation is Friday (10/22) at Noon at the funeral home with family present from 6 to 8 pm.  A memorial has been established to Restoration of Strawbridge-Shepherd House in Springfield, Illinois, or Washington County Hospice.

GIVE AWAY -Dogs

Posted: Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 at 9:00 am

GIVE AWAY

-2.5 year old Pomeranian dog-male-not good with children-but good with pets

-3 year old female Rottweiler/boxer mix

319-371-9834

WANTED -Log splitter

Posted: Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 at 9:00 am

WANTED

-Log splitter with a Honda engine

319-863-3296

WANTED -Treadmill

Posted: Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 at 8:59 am

WANTED

-Treadmill

319-325-3759