Archive for October, 2010

WANTED -Large dog house

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 9:15 am

WANTED

-Large dog house

319-461-4835

GIVE AWAY -kitten

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 9:14 am

GIVE AWAY

-4 month old grey kitten.  female.   has had shots.

319-863-3883

Demons close out regular season with win

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 8:26 am

The Demon varsity volleyball team beat Fort Madison in four last night.

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Highland comes back to win in overtime

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 8:11 am

The Highland Husky football team went down to Elden last night to finish their week three game with Cardinal after lightning postponed it the first time.

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Solon wins JV football game

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 8:10 am

Washington JV football team went to Solon last night for their last game of the season.

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October 19, 2010

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 8:01 am

Birthday Winner: LuAnn Miller of Kalona

Special Washington County Supervisors Meeting Tonight, Vote On $8 Million Dollar Issuance Of Debt

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors will meet in special session tonight to vote on the issuance of County general obligation debt to pay for a multimillion dollar secondary roads project.

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911 Surcharge Retention On November Ballot

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Washington County’s 911 surcharge is on the ballot this November.

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Washington School District To Reward Students For High ITBS Scores

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Washington School Board has recommended changes to how the district administers the Iowa Test of Basic Skills.

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Mid Prairie Schools Receive over $11,000 in WCRF Mini Grants

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Washington County Riverboat foundation recently announced its Mini Grant Awards and the Mid-Prairie School District Received $11,700.

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Voter Pre-Registration Deadline Is Saturday

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 6:24 am

Washington County Auditor and Commissioner of Elections Bill Fredrick is reminding eligible voters who have not yet registered of Saturday’s deadline.

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Aquatic, Forest and Roadside Continuing Instructional Course Offered Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 6:23 am

Washington County Extension office will be hosting an Aquatic, Forest, and Roadside, Continuing Instructional Course for commercial pesticide applicators tomorrow at the Washington County Extension.

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Highway 34 Accident West Of Fairfield Causes Two Injuries

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 6:22 am


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Two have been sent to area hospitals after a two car accident on Highway 34 near Fairfield Saturday.

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Rock Reinvented comes to Fairfield Saturday

Posted: Tuesday, October 19th, 2010 at 6:21 am

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

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Acquire the Fire youth event at the Upper Deer Creek Church

Posted: Monday, October 18th, 2010 at 10:14 pm

Title: Acquire the Fire youth event at the Upper Deer Creek Church
Description: The School of Worship Garden Valley, TX will be leading worship at the Acquire the Fire youth event at the Upper Deer Creek Church in Wellman on October 31st at 7pm. This free event. If you have questions, contact Steve Miller at 319-430-1972.
Date: 2010-10-31

Washington High School Dance Team Leaf Raking Fundraiser

Posted: Monday, October 18th, 2010 at 10:13 pm

Title: Washington High School Dance Team Leaf Raking Fundraiser
Description: The Washington High School Dance Team is holding a Leaf Raking Fundraiser. The Dance Team will come to your residence on Oct. 30th in Costume and rake the leaves. All proceeds to directly to WHS Dance Team. Cost is a $20 minimum, call Tasha Beghtol at 319-653-2607 to get your house on the list.
Date: 2010-10-30

Washington offering free Leaf Pickup

Posted: Monday, October 18th, 2010 at 10:08 pm

Title: Washington offering free Leaf Pickup
Description: The City of Washington is offering free pickup of leaves through November 24th. Residents may place leaf piles in the terrace area between the sidewalk and the street but are asked to not leave in the street. For more information, call the Washington Maintenance and Construction Department at 653.2947.
Date: 2010-11-24

St. Mary’s Church Breakfast

Posted: Monday, October 18th, 2010 at 10:03 pm

Title: St. Mary\’s Church Breakfast
Description: There will be an ALL YOU CAN EAT PANCAKES, EGGS & SAUSAGE BREAKFAST at Saint Mary’s Church in Riverside at the Parish Center on Sunday October 24th from 7am to 12:30pm. Cost for adults is $6, Children 6-10 $3, Children under 5 are free. There will also be a Bake and Craft Sale going on. All Proceeds to Religious Education.
Date: 2010-10-24

Morning Sun Care Center Health and Safety Fair

Posted: Monday, October 18th, 2010 at 10:02 pm

Title: Morning Sun Care Center Health and Safety Fair
Description: The annual Morning Sun Care Center Health and Safety Fair will be held Monday, November 8 from 1:00 to 5:00 at the Morning Sun Community Building. Vendors from across SE Iowa will share health and safety information for all ages. Food will be available on site.
Date: 2010-11-08

Estella Luers

Posted: Monday, October 18th, 2010 at 9:51 pm

Funeral services for 92 year old Estella Luers of Keota will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday (10/21), at Bethel United Methodist Church in rural Sigourney. Burial will be at Bethel Cemetery across from the church. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on tomorrow (10/20), at Powell Funeral Home in Keota.  A memorial fund has been established for Bethel United Methodist Church.