Archive for June, 2011

Area Baseball/Softball Scores

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 8:43 pm

Baseball

Mt. Pleasant – 2, Washington – 1 (Final – 8 innings, Game 1)

Mt. Pleasant – 9, Washington – 8 (Game 2)

Keota – 12, Iowa Valley – 0 (Final – 5 innings)

Softball

Washington – 8, Mt. Pleasant – 7 (Final – 8 innings)

Mid-Prairie – 6, Iowa City Regina – 4

Wood Tosses No Hitter As Part of Demon Sweep

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 8:03 am

The Washington Demons got a no-hitter in one of their two wins over Danville last night.

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Huskies Beat Demons in Softball

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 8:01 am

The Demon softball team was hosting Highland last night.

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Keota and Belle Plaine Play High Scoring Extra Inning Game

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 7:58 am

The Keota Eagles had a wild one with Belle Plaine in baseball.

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Mid-Prairie Softball Hosting #7 Regals

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 7:56 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks have a big softball match up tonight.

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Local 4-H Member Receives State Award

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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A Washington County 4-H member has received a state award.  

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Peace Corps Presentation Tonight

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:28 am

The Washington Library is hosting a presentation about the Peace Corps tonight.  

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Mid-Prairie School Board Gets First Look at Construction Progress

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:27 am

Project managers say construction work is still ahead of schedule on Mid-Prairie School District’s new high school building, and board members had their first walk-through as part of their meeting this week.  

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Crop Reporting Deadline Today

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The crop reporting deadline for producers in Washington County is here.  

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Simulation Explores Life on a Low Income

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:25 am

[simage=2144,400,y,center]Living in poverty can be difficult to grasp, but a group of Washington County residents got a glimpse of life on low income at a simulation in Brighton.  

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Farmers Welcoming Warmer Weather

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Warm and dry weather this week has allowed work to resume on improving this year’s crop yield.  

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Hospital CEO Prepares for Retirement

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Washington County Hospital and Clinics Chief Executive Officer is getting ready to step down.  

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Manure Applicator Programs Being Offered Again

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Washington County Extension is showing both the Commercial and Confinement Manure Applicator Programs again for those that were not able to attend the original workshops.  

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Two More Retirements Happening

Posted: Thursday, June 30th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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The Washington area is also celebrating two more retirements today.  

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Ronald McDonald House Fundraiser

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 11:29 pm

Title: Ronald McDonald House Fundraiser
Description:
There will be a bake sale, garage sale, and more at 704 E. 13th Street in Washington Saturday, July 23rd from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. All proceeds benefit the Ronald McDonald House in Iowa City.
Date: 2011-07-23

Conger House Opening

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 11:28 pm

Title: Conger House Opening
Description: The Conger House will be open Sunday from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Entry fee is $4.00 per person. For more information, contact Fred Marie at 319-653-4806.
Date: 2011-07-03

Relay for Life Luminary Pick-Up

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 11:26 pm

Title: Relay for Life Luminary Pick-Up
Description: If you would like to pick up your Luminary bag from the Washington County Relay for Life they are available at the Washington Public Library until Wednesday, July 13th. Call 319-653-4981 with any questions.
Start Date: 2011-06-29
End Date: 2011-07-13

Area Baseball and Softball Scores

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 9:16 pm

Baseball

Belle Plaine – 14, Keota – 10

Softball

Highland – 8, Washington – 5

Garage Sale

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 2:51 pm

615 South 2nd
Thursday 8:30am-2pm & Friday 8:30am-3pm
319-548-1926

Garage Sale

Posted: Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 at 2:50 pm

704 East 13th Street in Washington
Saturday, July 23rd 8am-1pm
Something for everyone.  All proceeds go to Ronald McDonald House in Iowa City