Archive for October, 2010

Warriors win big over Iowa Valley

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 8:27 am

The 4th ranked WACO Warriors opened their postseason with Iowa Valley in Wayland.

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Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 7:50 am

Area team scores or schools from area teams district scores
3A
ADM-Adel 17 Mount Pleasant 12
Carlisle 33 Fairfield 16
Norwalk 20 Oskaloosa 6
Pella 17 Dallas Center-Grimes 7
Solon 38 Central Clinton Dewitt 8
Williamsburg 56 Maquoketa 27
Grinnell 10 Marion 0
Clear Creek Amana 22 Union, Laporte City 15

2A
Mediapolis 28 Durant-Bennett 0
Iowa City Regina 53 Albia 0

A
HLV 35 Lone Tree 24
Lisbon 22 Belle Plaine 15
BGM Brooklyn 48 English Valleys 6

In Washington, November 2nd Vote More Than Just Candidate Elections

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Washington County residents will vote for more than candidates on November 2nd.

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Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Terry Branstad To Visit Washington Today

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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Republican gubernatorial candidate Terry Brandstad and lieutenant governor nominee Kim Reynolds will be in Washington today.

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Washington County Health Insurance To Include Organ Transplant, More Mental Health Coverage

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The Washington County Board of supervisors has approved changes to county employees’ health insurance.

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Ground Breaking for Kalona Valley Apartments Today Thanks to USDA

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 6:25 am

The Kalona Valley Apartments will be breaking ground on a new five unit addition today.

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Washington Collecting Leaves Through November 24th

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 6:24 am

The City of Washington is offering free pickup of leaves through November 24th.

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Last Weekend for Fairfield Haunted House

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 6:23 am

This is the last weekend for the Way Off Broadway Haunted House in Fairfield.

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Mosquito And Public Health Pest Management Course Offered Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 6:22 am

Washington County Extension Office is hosting a Mosquito/Public Health Pest Management Continuing Instructional Course (CIC) for commercial pesticide applicators.

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Forever Plaid Musical in Fairfield November 4th

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

Forever Plaid, the musical will be coming to Fairfield’s Sondheim Center for the performing arts next Thursday November 4th

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UMW Country Fair Fundraiser

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 12:12 am

Title: UMW Country Fair Fundraiser
Description: The UMW Country Fair Fundraiser at the Washington UMC will be Friday November 20th from 10am to 1pm. The Luncheon will be from 11am – 1pm. Sweet Shoppe, Granny’s Attic also open. Free Will Offering and Carry Out Available.
Date: 2010-11-20

Paws Bake Sale

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 12:09 am

Title: Paws Bake Sale
Description: The Paws and More Animal Shelter will be having a Bake Sale during The Holiday Stroll coming up on Saturday, November 6 from 10am to 4pm. They will be set up in front of the Village on the NW corner of the Washington square. They will be selling baked goods, hot chocolate, and water.
Date: 2010-11-06

Sacha Craft Show

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 12:08 am

Title: Sacha Craft Show
Description: The 36th annual Sacha Craft Show is Saturday November 6th at the Ainsworth Elementary Gym from 9am to 2pm. Lunch will be available. Call Karen at 319-657-2701 for table space info.
Date: 2010-11-06

Ainsworth Community Church Garage Sale

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 12:08 am

Title: Ainsworth Community Church Garage Sale
Description: The Ainsworth Community Church Garage Sale is coming up November 5-6… Times for the sale are Friday November 5th: 8a-6p and Saturday November 6th 9a-1p. Items for sale include clothing, shoes, purses, dishes, books decorations, bedding, knick knacks, Jewelry and much more.
Start Date: 2010-11-05
End Date: 2010-11-06

WHS Dance Marathon

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 12:07 am

Title: WHS Dance Marathon
Description: The WHS Dance Marathon will be Saturday November 6th in the Washington High School Varsity Gym. The community is invited to attend and become a sponsor for the event that starts at 5pm with Jake McVey in Concert followed by a talent show and the Dance from 7 to midnight for 7th to 12th grade Washington Jr/Sr. High School Students. Please call 653-2143 to make a donation.
Date: 2010-11-06

Washington Jr. High Open

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 12:06 am

Title: Washington Jr. High Open
Description: The Washington Junior High will be open to workers beginning Monday November 8th from 6am until 7am Monday thru Friday. Walkers should use the south door and park away from the entrance. Walkers will not be allowed in the building on days that the district has no school. Please call the Jr. High at 653-5414 for any questions.
Date: 2010-11-08

Yard Waste Center Open

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 12:06 am

Title: Yard Waste Center Open
Description: The Washington WWTP and Yard Waste Center located at 1065 West Buchanan Street will be open on Saturday mornings in November from 7am to 10am. Washington residents are welcome to haul their own yard waste to the center during these hours. The YWC doesn’t accept lumber or building materials of any type. Any questions may be directed to the WWTP Office by calling 653-2638.
Date: 2010-11-27

Yard Waste Center Open

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 12:05 am

Title: Yard Waste Center Open
Description: The Washington WWTP and Yard Waste Center located at 1065 West Buchanan Street will be open on Saturday mornings in November from 7am to 10am. Washington residents are welcome to haul their own yard waste to the center during these hours. The YWC doesn’t accept lumber or building materials of any type. Any questions may be directed to the WWTP Office by calling 653-2638.
Date: 2010-11-20

Yard Waste Center Open

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 12:05 am

Title: Yard Waste Center Open
Description: The Washington WWTP and Yard Waste Center located at 1065 West Buchanan Street will be open on Saturday mornings in November from 7am to 10am. Washington residents are welcome to haul their own yard waste to the center during these hours. The YWC doesn’t accept lumber or building materials of any type. Any questions may be directed to the WWTP Office by calling 653-2638.
Date: 2010-11-13

Yard Waste Center Open

Posted: Thursday, October 28th, 2010 at 12:04 am

Title: Yard Waste Center Open
Description: The Washington WWTP and Yard Waste Center located at 1065 West Buchanan Street will be open on Saturday mornings in November from 7am to 10am. Washington residents are welcome to haul their own yard waste to the center during these hours. The YWC doesn’t accept lumber or building materials of any type. Any questions may be directed to the WWTP Office by calling 653-2638.
Date: 2010-11-06