Archive for July, 2011

Construction on Agenda for Keota City Council

Posted: Sunday, July 24th, 2011 at 6:28 am

The Keota City Council is expected to discuss bids for upcoming construction projects in the town at this week’s meeting.

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Mid-Prairie Softball Season Ends in Rainout

Posted: Sunday, July 24th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks softball team had another surprising playoff run in 2011, but fell just short of appearing in the state championship game.  

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New Bench in Central Park

Posted: Sunday, July 24th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Washington’s Rotary Club has purchased a new bench for the downtown.  

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Helen Leyden

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 11:28 am

Celebration of life service for 97 year old Helen Leyden of Washington will be held on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington.

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July 23, 2011

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 8:21 am

Birthday winner – Christopher Carter

Anniversary winner – Kendal and Barb Letcher

Garage Sale

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 8:20 am

110th St. in Pleasant Plain, 8:00-2:00 on the inside

-furniture, toys, boys clothes, etc.

Garage Sale

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 8:20 am

903 E. 2nd St. Wasshington

9 a.m. until dark

Wanted

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 8:19 am

Matching living room furniture

319-548-1769

Wanted

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 8:18 am

Small chest type freezer

319-653-4414

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 8:18 am

Scrap metal

319-653-4414

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 8:18 am

2004 Dutchman Classic camper, large slide out, 30 footer

319-461-2415

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 8:17 am

Mossburg 190 adjustable choke 16 gauge – $100

Wooden wagon wheel – $35

Porch swing – $40

319-461-0611

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 8:16 am

parts for a small block Chevy 4.3 GM 3.1 GM; electric dryer $50 cash

319-471-6990

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 8:16 am

toddler beds – one boys, one girls; entertainment center; dappel pony

319-936-5430

Golden Hawk Softball Season Ends with a Rain Out

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 7:39 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk softball team was playing in the Class 2A third place game, but weather didn’t allow the teams to finish.

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State Softball Champions Crowned

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 7:38 am

The softball state champions were crowned yesterday for all four classes.

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State Baseball Tournament Underway in Des Moines

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 7:37 am

The Iowa High School Baseball Tournament got underway in Des Moines yesterday with a couple of Class 2A games. Carroll Keumper had a two run lead before breaking things open in the bottom of the sixth to win 7-0 over North Fayette. In the other game, Gilbert won with a walk off two out single to right to beat North Polk 2-1.

The Washington Demons will be in action at the state tournament on Tuesday. Washington will face ADM, Adel.

Knowing if You Have West Nile Virus

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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There are currently no West Nile Virus cases reported in humans or animals in Iowa, but the summer flooding in western Iowa has increased the number of mosquitoes in that part of the state. 

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Wellman Man Second to Be Sentenced in Meth Case

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 6:28 am

A Wellman man has been sentenced after his involvement in methamphetamine production.  

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A Avenue Bridge Project Ahead of Schedule

Posted: Saturday, July 23rd, 2011 at 6:26 am

Construction on Kalona’s A Avenue bridge are ahead of schedule says one city official.  

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