Archive for July, 2011

ERTL Farm toys

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 10:45 am

For Sale
ERTL farm toys, most are 1-16th scale & John Deere
319-931-2670

July 26, 2011

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 10:43 am

Birthday Winner – Virgil Curtis of Richland
Anniversary Winners- Gary & Kathleen Fisher of Washington

Demons Face ADM at State Baseball Tournament

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 8:02 am

The Washington Demon baseball team begins state tournament play this evening as they face ADM, Adel.

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Demon Volleyball Camp Starts Next Week

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 7:58 am

Washington Demon Volleyball Camp is coming up next week.

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Time to Check Soybeans for Losses

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Now is the time for farmers to start checking their soybeans for any damage from Sudden Death Syndrome (SDS).  

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State Fair Plaques Awarded

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 6:28 am

State Fair Plaques have been awarded from this year’s Washington County Fair.  

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New Child Care Program Coming to the Washington Y

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Washington Y in unveiling a new child care program this fall.  

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Washington County ICA Membership Jumps in 2011

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Iowa Cattlemen’s Association (ICA) says membership in Washington County increased in the last year.  

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Afternoon Accident Occurs Near Square

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

The Washington County Safety Center says an accident has resulted in over $1500 in damage to one resident’s vehicle.

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Heat Causes Worries for Area Farmers

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 6:23 am

Washington County farmers started this year’s growing season with concerns about cool and wet weather, but now they are worried about how this month’s heat will affect their corn.  

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Hunter Safety Course Being Offered

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Washington County Conservation Board is preparing to host a hunter safety class next month.  

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Demons Baseball Team Making State Tournament Appearance

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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The Washington Demons baseball team is in Des Moines this morning as they are getting ready to play in the state tournament.

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Alive After 5 at Bronzed Bliss

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:43 am

Title: Alive After 5 at Bronzed Bliss
Description: The Washington Chamber of Commerce will have an Alive After 5 event Tuesday, August 9th at Bronzed Bliss. The Chamber will be celebrating Bronzed Bliss’ third anniversary. For more information, call 319-653-4826.
Date: 2011-08-09

Celebrate Washington

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:41 am

Title: Celebrate Washington
Description: Celebrate Washington is Saturday, August 6th in downtown Washington from 10:00 a.m. to midnight. Celebrate Washington features an art show, local live entertainment, kids’ activities, and more. There will also be a concert by Bob Dorr and the Blue Band with a street dance and beer tent. For more information, visit www.mainstreetwashington.org.
Date: 2011-08-06

Chamber of Commerce Men’s Fun Day

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:40 am

Title: Chamber of Commerce Men\’s Fun Day
Description: The Washington Chamber of Commerce is having a Men’s Fun Day with a 4-man best shot golf tournament at the Washington Golf and Country Club Wednesday, August 24th. There will be three shotgun starts at 9:00, noon, and 3:00. Registrations are due by Thursday, August 11th by calling 319-653-3272.
Date: 2011-08-24

Winfield Crooked Creek Days

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:40 am

Title: Winfield Crooked Creek Days
Description: The Winfield Crooked Creek Days are Friday, August 5th through Sunday, August 7th. Events include the 14th annual Cardboard Boat Races Friday night at the Winfield Field Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club, a fun run Saturday morning at 7:00, and a number of contests and games. For more information, contact Sharon Jennings at 319-257-6632.
Start Date: 2011-08-05
End Date: 2011-08-07

United Methodist Church Pork and Sweet Corn Supper

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:39 am

Title: United Methodist Church Pork and Sweet Corn Supper
Description: The United Methodist Church in Washington is having a pork and sweet corn supper Thursday, July 28th from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the church. Tickets for the supper are $6 in advance or $7 at the door. Kids ages 4 and under are $3. Drive-thru or carryout are also available. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 319-653-5446.
Date: 2011-07-28

Karen Trotzman Retirement Celebration

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:38 am

Title: Karen Trotzman Retirement Celebration
Description: There will be a retirement celebration for United Presbyterian Church Youth Leader Karen Trotzman Sunday, August 21st during the 10:30 a.m. worship service followed by a reception in the fellowship hall at 11:30. All who have known Karen in her 17 years of service are encouraged to attend.
Date: 2011-08-21

Flying Pigs Duathlon

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:37 am

Title: Flying Pigs Duathlon
Description: The Flying Pigs Duathlon 5K run, 20 mile bike, and 1.5 mile run is Saturday, August 6th at 8:00 a.m. Registration begins at 7:00 at BodyWrx Fitness. You can participate individually or in groups of 3. For more information, contact Teri Hartzler at 319-653-6500.
Date: 2011-08-06

Leaving Iowa Auditions

Posted: Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 at 12:37 am

Title: Leaving Iowa Auditions
Description: The Washington Community Theater is holding auditions for its upcoming production of Leaving Iowa. Aspiring as well as experienced actors are encouraged and welcome to attend auditions on Sunday, August 7th, Tuesday, August 9th and Wednesday, August 10th from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Washington Community Center. Scripts are available for check out at the Washington Library. Performances are October 14, 15 & 16. For more information, contact Doug and Beth McBride at 319-653-2433.
Start Date: 2011-08-07
End Date: 2011-08-10