Archive for June, 2011

U.S. Highway 34 Sees More Delays in Jefferson County

Posted: Tuesday, June 28th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Road construction is expected to cause delays for travelers on one of the area’s busiest roads.  

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Keokuk County Fair

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:34 pm

Title: Keokuk County Fair
Description: The Keokuk County Fair will be Thursday, July 7th through Sunday, July 10th at the fairgrounds in What Cheer. For more information, call 641-634-2109.
Start Date: 2011-07-07
End Date: 2011-07-10

Louisa County Fair

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:32 pm

Title: Louisa County Fair
Description: The Louisa County Fair will be Sunday, July 24th through Saturday, July 30th in Columbus Junction. For more information on the fair, call 319-728-2527.
Start Date: 2011-07-24
End Date: 2011-07-30

Columbus FFA Alumni Tractor Ride

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:32 pm

Title: Columbus FFA Alumni Tractor Ride
Description: The Columbus FFA Alumni will hold their second annual tractor ride Saturday, July 23rd. Registration forms can be picked up at Columbus Junction State Bank or by calling Brenda Wilson at 319-212-0529.
Date: 2011-07-23

Conesville Citywide Garage Sales

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:31 pm

Title: Conesville Citywide Garage Sales
Description: The Conesville Town Wide Yard Sales are Saturday, July 9th. Anyone interested in selling items at the sales is encouraged to call Scott Kropf at 319-631-0244.
Date: 2011-07-09

Riverside Citywide Garage Sales

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:31 pm

Title: Riverside Citywide Garage Sales
Description: The city of Riverside will have its annual city-wide garage sales Saturday, August 13th from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Sign-ups for the sales are from Friday until Sunday, August 7th. For more information, contact Amber Day at 319-648-5067.
Date: 2011-08-13

Keokuk County Free Trap Shoot

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:30 pm

Title: Keokuk County Free Trap Shoot
Description: The Keokuk County Izaak Walton League and Keokuk County Sportsman’s Club are co-sponsoring a Free Trap Shoot Sunday at 10:00 a.m. at Ike’s Shooting Range, two miles east of the Sigourney food plant. New and inexperienced shooters are encouraged to attend as well. For more information contact the Keokuk County Sportsman’s Club.
Date: 2011-07-03

Brinton Film Festival and Ice Cream Social

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:28 pm

Title: Brinton Film Festival and Ice Cream Social
Description: The Brinton Film Festival and Ice Cream Social are Friday, July 29th and Saturday, July 30th. The festival features ice cream at 7:30 p.m. and old silent movies and slides at 8:00. For more information, call Sharon Gillis at 319-657-3061.
Start Date: 2011-07-29
End Date: 2011-07-30

Washington Circle of Support Dinner

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:28 pm

Title: Washington Circle of Support Dinner
Description: The Washington Circle of Support Dinner will be held Monday, July 25th at the United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall at 5:30 p.m. A free meal and child care are provided. No sign up or reservations are necessary. For more information, call Jon Coon at 319-548-0056.
Date: 2011-07-25

Washington County Fair

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:27 pm

Title: Washington County Fair
Description: The Washington County Fair will be Sunday, July 17th through Thursday, July 22nd at the Washington County Fairgrounds. For more information about the fair, call the Washington County Fair Board at 319-653-2552.
Start Date: 2011-07-17
End Date: 2011-07-22

Alive After 5 at St. James Catholic Church

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:27 pm

Title: Alive After 5 at St. James Catholic Church
Description: The Washington Chamber of Commerce will have an Alive After 5 event at St. James Catholic Church Tuesday, July 12th from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. in Tobin Hall. The Chamber invites you to come and meet the new principal at St. James, Teresa Beenblossom. For more information call
319-653-3631.
Date: 2011-07-12

Washington Night with the Kernels

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:26 pm

Title: Washington Night with the Kernels
Description: Washington Night with the Kernels will be Sunday, July 10th at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Cedar Rapids. The Kernels take on the Peoria Chiefs. Tickets can be ordered for $6.50 from the Washington Chamber of Commerce or the Washington Y by Friday.
Date: 2011-07-10

Declaration of Independence Reading

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:26 pm

Title: Declaration of Independence Reading
Description: Come to Washington on Monday and listen to one of the Founding Mothers read the Declaration of Independence at 11:00 a.m. at the Central Park Band Shell. Throughout the day a Colonial Gentlewoman will talk about what life was like and events she witnessed during the birth of our nation. The performance will be by Revolutionary War Re-enactor Stacy Rinner.
Date: 2011-07-04

WCHC Alzheimer’s Program

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 11:25 pm

Title: WCHC Alzheimer\’s Program
Description: Washington County Hospital and Clinics will have an education program by the Alzheimer’s Association Monday, July 11th from noon to 1:00 p.m. The event is free and takes place in the Robert Nicola Conference Room at WCHC. Lunch will be provided. For more information, call WCHC at 319-863-3920.
Date: 2011-07-11

Area Baseball/Softball Scores

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 8:08 pm

Baseball

Washington – 10, Keokuk – 2 (Game 1)

Washington – 10, Keokuk – 4 (Game 2)

IMS – 8, Pekin – 6

Keota – 5, North Mahaska – 3

Softball

Washington – 5, Keokuk – 4 (Game 1)

Keokuk – 7, Washington – 4 (Game 2)

GARAGE SALE

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 1:14 pm

GARAGE SALE

-Multi family garage sale in Kalona, Sat. 8 to 2 at 304 J ave.Fishing poles, fishing equipment, day bed, bed, wicker set, Christmas trees, cookbooks, misc.319 936 1152.

WANTED Projector

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 1:13 pm

WANTED

-8mm projector

319-461-7912

WANTED Bed

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 1:13 pm

WANTED

-Looking for a full or queen size bed.
319-458-0561

WANTED Rhubarb

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 1:12 pm

WANTED

-Rhubarb

Call: 319.256.5335

WANTED Riding Mower

Posted: Monday, June 27th, 2011 at 1:12 pm

WANTED

- riding lawnmower. Good condition .
Call after 11:00 am.  653-3873