Archive for October, 2011

Holy Trinity Parish Hall of Keota Haunted Hall

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 2:15 pm

Title: Holy Trinity Parish Hall of Keota Haunted Hall
Description: Holy Trinity Parish Hall of Keota will host Haunted Hall Saturday, October 29th and Sunday, October 30th. Come between 5 and 6 pm on Saturday if you want to have the lights on, or 6 to 9 pm for a scary lights off experience. It will also be lights off from 5-7 pm on Saturday, October 30th.
Start Date: 2011-10-29
End Date: 2011-10-30

United Church of Olds Harvest Supper

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 2:14 pm

Title: United Church of Olds Harvest Supper
Description: The United Church of Christ in Olds will serve it’s Harvest Supper Thursday, November 3rd, 2011 at 5:30 pm. It will feature a turkey and dressing meal served family style. Adults are 8 dollars, kids 5-12 are 3 dollars, and kids 4 and under eat free. Contact Missy Fear at 319-750-2321 for more information.
Date: 2011-11-03

Holy Trinity Parishes Harvest Dinner

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 2:13 pm

Title: Holy Trinity Parishes Harvest Dinner
Description: Holy Trinity Parishes’ Harvest Dinner will be served Sunday, November 6th, 2011 at St. Mary’s Parish Center in Keota. The meal will be served from 11 am until 2 pm. There will be turkey, ham, mashed potatoes, salads, and desserts. There will also be a raffle and homemade candy for sale, as well as other items. For more information call 641-636-3839 or 319-461-7096.
Date: 2011-11-06

Church Saint Mary Auction and Lunch

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 2:13 pm

Title: Church Saint Mary Auction and Lunch
Description: The Church of Saint Mary of Nichols is hosting an auction and lunch on Sunday, November 6th, 2011 starting at 11:30 am. The event will begin with a Silent auction lasting until 1 pm followed by a regular auction. Chicken and noodles will be served for lunch along with mashed potatoes and gravy, sandwiches, desserts, and more. Parish doors open at 11:30 am.
Date: 2011-11-06

Sharon Lough

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 10:48 am

Funeral services are pending for 58 year old Sharon Lough of Sigourney.  The Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Sigourney is handling the arrangements.

October 22, 2011

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 8:12 am

Birthday winner — Shirley Juhl (belated) of Columbus Junction

Four Area Teams Qualify for Football Playoffs

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 8:07 am

The Iowa high school football postseason gets under on Wednesday, and four area teams will be suiting up for another week.

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Demons Rally Into Playoffs with Win Over Raiders

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 8:04 am

The Washington Demons were in a must win situation to get into the playoffs and they had a dandy of a game in Williamsburg last night.

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Mid-Prairie Rolls Into the Post Season

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 8:03 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks finished the regular season with an impressive 47-7 Senior Night win over Central Lee Friday night.

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Santorum Names Representative in County

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Washington County will have a presence in the upcoming caucuses next year.  

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Washington Students Choose Career Shadowing Opportunities

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 6:28 am

High School students in Washington County have chosen to learn a future career through a job shadowing opportunity.  

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Senior Fest is One Week Away

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Washington County Hospital and Clinics’ Third Annual Seniorfest is one week away and preparations are almost complete.  

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Red Ribbon Week at Mid-Prairie Middle School

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Red Ribbon Week starts Monday at the Mid-Prairie Middle School. Red Ribbon week is a drug prevention program held by different locations across the country.

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Marketing Club Holding Second Meeting

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The next meeting for women interested in marketing grains takes place on Monday evening.  

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Solar Panels at Mid-Prairie High School

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 6:23 am

Mid-Prairie High School is considering having solar panels installed on the roof of the new High School building.

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Multiple Halloween Activities Coming Up

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 6:22 am

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There are multiple options for area trick-or-treaters starting next week.  

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Golden Hawks Advance to the Postseason

Posted: Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 at 6:21 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk football team has advanced to the postseason.

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Area Football Scores

Posted: Friday, October 21st, 2011 at 10:37 pm

Washington – 21, Williamsburg – 7

Mid-Prairie – 47, Central Lee – 7

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Lisbon – 53, WACO – 6

Lone Tree – 54, Winfield/Mt. Union – 0

Columbus Junction – 16, Tipton – 54

Alburnett – 55, Wapello – 14

Mount Pleasant – 0, Oskaloosa – 35

Pekin – 39, Highland – 24

Pella – 6, Fort Madison – 56

Solon – 31, Grinnell – 14

Belle Plaine – 26, Montezuma – 14

Danville – 26, English Valley – 8

Mount Vernon – 35, Clear Creek-Amana – 27

Garage Sale

Posted: Friday, October 21st, 2011 at 1:32 pm

2814 Old White Way, turn off Spruce Ave
Saturday 8-12
sleeper bed, games, clothes, toys etc
319-461-8972 or 319-461-6815

Give Away-Outdoor play equipment

Posted: Friday, October 21st, 2011 at 1:31 pm

Give Away
Small outdoor plastic playhouse
Small plastic slide
830-339-0489 in Washington