Archive for February, 2011

Nature Gives Us A One-Two Punch

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

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Mother Nature is giving all of us in southeast Iowa a double-blow for the weather. 

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Clearing Furnace and Hot Water Heater Exhaust Pipes Encouraged

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 6:26 am

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With the large amount of snowfall we received yesterday, Alliant Energy wants to encourage everyone to remove snow and ice from exhaust vents. 

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Share Iowa Program

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 6:25 am

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We recently let you know about Angel Food Ministries and their discounted food pricing program. 

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Free Income Tax Services Coming To The Area

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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A free income tax service is coming to Brighton. 

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College Scholarships Available

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 6:22 am

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High school juniors are eligible to apply for a college scholarship. 

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Fairfield Golf and Country Club to launch an all new Cabaret experience

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 4:02 am

Title: Fairfield Golf and Country Club to launch an all new cabaret experience
Description: Fairfield Golf and Country Club to launch an all new Cabaret Experience in Fairfield.  March 17 and continuing on the first and third Saturday evenings of the
month, Cabaret events featuring vocal music sung by some of WOB’s best singers. The musical program starts at 7:00pm and again at 8:30pm. The cover charge is only $5 a person for more information Call Randal West at 641.919.0580.

Date: 2011-03-17

A Fine Romance At the Fairfield Golf and Country Club

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 3:54 am

Title: A Fine Romance at the Fairfield Golf and Country Club
Description: A Fine Romance is the name of this fun and romantic evening at the Fairfield Golf and Country Club, February 12th at 7:00PM for couples of all ages and will feature an Italian dinner, dancing and romantic music for only $40 a couple for more information call Randy West at 641-919-0580 or call theFairfield Country Club directly for reservations at 641-472-4212
Date: 2011-02-12

Fairfield 1st Fridays Art Walk’s 7th Annual Film Expo

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 3:50 am

Title: Fairfield 1st Fridays Art Walk’s 7th Annual Film Expo
Description: Fairfield 1st Fridays Art Walk’s 7th Annual Film Expo Will be Thursday, February 3 at Central Park Home Furnishings 56 N. Main Street at 7:30 pm with a collection of 15 short films, documentaries, music videos & art films all made by Iowa filmmakers.for more information call Betsy Howland 641-233-8883 .
Start Time: 07:30
Date: 2011-02-03

Columbus Community Schools Parent/Teacher Conferences

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 3:45 am

Title: Columbus Community Schools Parent/Teacher Conferences
Description: Columbus Community Schools Parent/Teacher Conferences will be from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 8 and Thursday, February 10th.  Middle and high school will be in the student center and gym.
Date: 2011-02-10

Columbus Community Schools Parent/Teacher Conferences

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 3:44 am

Title: Columbus Community Schools Parent/Teacher Conferences
Description: Columbus Community Schools Parent/Teacher Conferences will be from 4:00-8:00 p.m.(Tommorrow/Today) Tuesday, February 8 and(Tommorrow/Today) Thursday, February 10th. Middle and high school will be in the student center and gym. Translators
Date: 2011-02-08

Columbus Community Schools Parent/Teacher Conferences

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 9:39 pm

Columbus Community Schools Parent/Teacher Conferences will be from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 8 and Thursday, February 10th. Middle and high school will be in the student center and gym.

Vernon L. Keiser

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 9:22 am

No services or visitation will be held 80 year old Vernln L. Keiser of Muscatine.  The George M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services is handling the arrangements.

February 2, 2011

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 8:43 am

Birthday Winners-Pearl Mound of Keota

Blizzard comes down on area sports events

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 7:28 am

The blizzard cancelled or postponed area high school events last night, many were conference match ups so they’ll likely be made up.

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Largest Storm System Since the 1950’s

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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NASA has released the above photo of the current storm system that has Iowa in nearly white-out conditions. This storm system, nearly 2,000 miles across, is one of the largest since the 1950’s.  The other photos were taken around Washington.

Washington County Board of Supervisors Meeting

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors held their weekly meeting yesterday morning and have decided to move forward with the Richmond sanitary sewer project. 

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Washington Maintenance Department Battles Historic Snow Storm

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington City Maintenance Department is ready for snow storms and they were ready for this one as well. 

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City Council Meeting Discussing Several Items

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Washington City Council is meeting tonight to discuss several items affecting the city.

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Public Hearing In Des Moines Goes Well

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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A public hearing was held Monday evening in the Iowa House of Representatives Chambers discussing House Joint Resolution Six. 

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Landowner Fire Workshop Coming Up

Posted: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011 at 6:22 am

Landowners interested in using prescribed fire as a management tool for prairies and forests is invited to attend a workshop on Friday. 

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