Archive for February, 2011

Rotary Club of Washington Blood Drive

Posted: Friday, February 4th, 2011 at 7:38 am

Title: Rotary Club of Washington Blood Drive
Description: The Rotary Club of Washington is sponsoring a Blood Drive at United Presbyterian Church Thursday, February 17th from 1:30pm to 6:30pm. To donate contact Paul Horak at 319-653-2116 or email him at paul@horakinsuance.com
Date: 2011-02-17

Lincoln Elementary Library is hosting a Scholastic Book Fair

Posted: Friday, February 4th, 2011 at 7:32 am

Title: Lincoln Elementary Library is hosting a Scholastic Book Fair
Description:
Lincoln Elementary Library is hosting a Scholastic Book Fair on Friday, February 4th from 8am to 4pm. funds raised will help purchase books for the library. for more information contact the Lincoln Elementary Library at 319-653-3691.

Date: 2011-02-04

Blizzard Takes Life in Henry County

Posted: Friday, February 4th, 2011 at 7:29 am


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One of the worst blizzards in decades claimed the life of a Henry County man. 

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Second Public Hearing Scheduled

Posted: Friday, February 4th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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A second public hearing has been scheduled for Wednesday, February 16th as part of the Washington City Council meeting. 

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Snow Removal Continues

Posted: Friday, February 4th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington City Streets Department is continuing to clear city streets and is reminding residents to be patient. 

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Electrical Upgrade To The Keokuk County Courthouse

Posted: Friday, February 4th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Keokuk County Courthouse is receiving an upgrade to its electrical system. 

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Chamber Annual Dinner Nominations

Posted: Friday, February 4th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington Chamber of Commerce is accepting applications for the Business of the Year, Citizen of the Year and their Community Service Award. 

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Commercial Ag Weed Course Being Offered

Posted: Friday, February 4th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Washington County Extension is offering a course for commercial pesticide applicators next week. 

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Film Expo This Weekend in Fairfield

Posted: Friday, February 4th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Fairfield Arts and Convention Center is having a film expo this weekend. 

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Lincoln Elementary Library is hosting a Scholastic Book Fair

Posted: Friday, February 4th, 2011 at 1:35 am

Lincoln Elementary Library is hosting a Scholastic Book Fair on Friday, February 4th from 8am to 4pm. funds raised will help purchase books for the library. for more information contact the Lincoln Elementary Library at  319-653-3691.

Raymond Coleman

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 3:51 pm

Memorial services for 95 year old Raymond Coleman of Columbus Junction formerly of Washington will be held at 10:30 am on Saturday at the Colonial Manor activities lounge in Columbus Junction. 

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Give Away-Sheet rock

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 9:24 am

Give Away
2 half sheets of sheet rock
319-653-4059

Wanted-World Magazine

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 9:20 am

Wanted
Women’s World Magazine Jan 3, 2011
319-653-2425

Heater, Tires & LP Tank

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 9:17 am

For Sale
(4) 265-85-16 inch tires on Chevy rims – 4150
500 gallon LP Tank – $350
Antique Siegel fuel oil heater – $150
319-461-5720

February 3, 2011

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 9:17 am

Birthday Winner – Melvin Jaspering of Washington

Electrical Wire & Snow Removal

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 9:13 am

For Sale
10-2 electrical wire, 65 feet – $50
Snow removal in Washington
319-631-5201

Heater & China Set

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 9:08 am

For Sale
Kerosene heater
Antique silver & china set
319-548-1068

Boys 1A and 2A postseason basketball pairings released

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 8:22 am

The boys basketball pairings have been released for 1A and 2A schools.

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Girls Super Conference Shootout tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 8:12 am

The Super Conference has their Girls Basketball Shootout tomorrow night. This is where teams from the two divisions face the team that placed in the same spot as them in the division standings.

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Washington City Council Sets A Public Hearing Date

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington City Council met in regular session last night and during their meeting, they established a date for a public hearing and the receipt of bids for the Wastewater Treatment Plant.  

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