Archive for January, 2011

WANTED -Looking for someone to take some electronics and fix them

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 7:49 am

WANTED
-Looking for someone to take some electronics and fix them
319-461-3006

Electric Dryer

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 7:48 am

FOR SALE

-Electric dryer $25

319-653-4414

Truck Tires

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 7:48 am

FOR SALE -4 truck tires – Size P 265 R65 – 18 inch Several thousand miles left on them… $100 for the 4 653-5240

Ford F-150 XLT

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 7:46 am

FOR SALE

-1993 Ford F-150 XLT extended cab. Good condition $2500.  319-330-1431

Population Grows in Washington County

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:30 am

Washington County has had population growth. Washington Economic Development Group Director Ed Raber says over the last 10 years, Washington County along with six other counties in Eastern Iowa have been one of the faster growing areas of the state according to the Corridor Business Alliance (CBA).

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Sigourney Police Chief Honored

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:29 am

Sigourney’s Police Chief has been honored with the State’s first annual “Innovation, Determination and Excellence in Action award for reducing substance abuse in South East Iowa.

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Library Game Day

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Public Library is hosting Game Day at the Library. 

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Pancake Day Successful

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Washington’s Fireman’s Pancake Day was a success. 

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Keota School Board looking at Future Enrollment Trends

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Keota Community School Board is looking at doing a future enrollment census to gage how many children are in the community.

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Angel Food Orders

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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If you are looking to save money on food, there is a place you can go. 

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U.S. Army Promotion

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:22 am

A man from Riverside has been promoted in the U.S. Army.

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IMS Fine Arts Series continues tonight

Posted: Saturday, January 15th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The IMS Fine Arts Series event will be continuing tonight.

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Learn to Knit

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 10:27 pm

Title: Learn to Knit
Description: Learn to knit at the Kalona Public Library on Monday, January 17 from 1 to 2:20pm. Rosemary Fisher will be holding a free class for youth is in grades 4 through 6 on how to knit. Materials will be provided. To register, email Erin Sehorn at kplyouth@kctc.net, or call the library at 656-3501.
Date: 2011-01-17

Highland School Forum

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 10:26 pm

Title: Highland School Forum
Description: The Highland Community School District will hold a community forum Monday, January 24 at 6pm in the new board room at Highland High School to discuss changing the school day schedule.
Date: 2011-01-24

Riverside Blood Drive

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 10:26 pm

Title: Riverside Blood Drive
Description: A Riverside Community Blood Drive will be held Thursday, January 20 from 3 to 6pm in the Riverside Fire Department Training Room. To make appointments, call Terry Philips at 319-430-8536. Walk-ins are also welcome.
Date: 2011-01-20

Keota School Taking Names

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 10:24 pm

Title: Keota School Taking Names
Description: Keota Elementary School is now taking names for Kindergarten for the 2011/2012 school year. Any child who turns 5 by September 15, 2011 may attend. Please contact the elementary office at 641-636-2323 to register your child’s name and birthday.
Date: 2011-01-27

Washington Animal Shelter Help Needed

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 10:23 pm

Title: Washington Animal Shelter Help Needed
Description: The Washington animal shelter is looking for old, blankets, old towels and old pillows for animal bedding. For more information contact Dorothy Schwab at 641-636-2246.
Date: 2011-01-27

Bingo in Keota

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 10:22 pm

Title: Bingo in Keota
Description: Bingo at the Expo Hall in Keota will be on Wed., January 26 from 6-8:30pm. Any questions can be directed to Janis Collins at 641-634-2160.
Date: 2011-01-26

Keep Columbus Beautiful Meeting

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 10:20 pm

Title: Keep Columbus Beautiful Meeting
Description: The next Keep Columbus Beautiful meeting will be held Tuesday, January 18th from 5:15 to 6:30pm at City Hall. Ideas to be discussed include the Chautauqua Park Makeover, Community Gardens, downtown planters, entry way signs and litter clean up. For more information contact Mallory Smith or Jim Gabriel.
Date: 2011-01-18

Verton Miller

Posted: Friday, January 14th, 2011 at 4:38 pm

Funeral Services for 87 year old Verton Miller of Kalona are 10:30am Monday (1/17) at the Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church in rural Kalona.

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