Archive for October, 2011

October 14, 2011

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 8:00 am

Birthday winner — Fred Baldin of Brighton

Anniversary winners — Dean and Chris Conry of Washington, 11 years

Asbestos Removal Complete

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Contractors have completed their work for a construction project.  

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Fire Prevention Week Events

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Fire Department toured many schools this week as part of Fire Prevention Week.

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Theater Play Opens Tonight

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:27 am

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The newest play is opening tonight at the Washington Community Theater.  

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Marching Band Going for another Top Win Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:26 am

The Washington High School Marching Band is seeking another rating tomorrow.  

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Mid-Prairie Looking At Rebuilding Vs. Remodeling Central Office

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Mid-Prairie School District is weighing building a new central office building versus remodeling their existing office.

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Henry County Sheriff Office Hires New Deputy

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Henry County Sheriff’s Office has hired a new deputy.

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Washington Y Has a New Event Tonight

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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The Washington Y is getting ready to host a new event tonight.  

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Artists Studio Tour Returns This Weekend

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:22 am

The third Annual Southeast Iowa Artists Studio Tour is this weekend and will feature a wide variety of artwork.  

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Learn at Lunch Looking at Healthcare

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 6:21 am

This month’s Learn at Lunch meeting is looking at trends in healthcare.  

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Lucille Margaret Wagner

Posted: Friday, October 14th, 2011 at 5:20 am

Funeral services for 93 year old Lucille Margaret Wagner of Amana, formerly of Washington will be held at 10:30 Saturday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home.  

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Mid-Prairie Drama

Posted: Thursday, October 13th, 2011 at 10:23 pm

Title: Mid-Prairie Drama
Description: Mid-Prairie Drama is presenting Alice in Wonderland will be on Friday, November 4th and Saturday, November 5th at 7:30 pm. All performances will be in the Mid-Prairie High School Cafeteria in Wellman. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for those 12 and under and can be purchased at the door. For more information, call Sue Troyer at 319-656-3779.
Start Date: 2011-11-04
End Date: 2011-11-05

Mid-Prairie Drama

Posted: Thursday, October 13th, 2011 at 10:22 pm

Title: Mid-Prairie Dramas
Description: The Mid-Prairie Play Festival will be on Sunday, October 23rd at 2:00 pm. All performances will be in the Mid-Prairie High School Cafeteria in Wellman. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for those 12 and under and can be purchased at the door. For more information, call Sue Troyer at 319-656-3779.
Date: 2011-10-23

Mid-Prairie Drama

Posted: Thursday, October 13th, 2011 at 10:21 pm

Title: Mid-Prairie Dramas
Description: The Mid-Prairie Play Festival will be on Saturday, October 22nd at 7:30 pm. All performances will be in the Mid-Prairie High School Cafeteria in Wellman. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for those 12 and under and can be purchased at the door. For more information, call Sue Troyer at 319-656-3779.
Date: 2011-10-22

Iowa Mennonite School Work Day

Posted: Thursday, October 13th, 2011 at 10:20 pm

Title: Iowa Mennonite School Work Day
Description: Students from Iowa Mennonite School are available to work in the community on Friday, October 28th to raise funds for the school’s Student Aid Fund to assist families for who paying tuition and entry fees may be difficult. Contact Mary Lou Gingerich at IMS to hire one or more students at 319-656-2073 or 319-683-2586.
Date: 2011-10-28

Pillow Cleaning

Posted: Thursday, October 13th, 2011 at 10:19 pm

Title: Pillow Cleaning
Description: Get your feather or foam pillows cleaned, sanitized, deodorized and new ticking on Tuesday, November 2nd from 8:30 to 4:00 at the Kalona Mennonite Church at 902 6th Street. The event is sponsored by the Kalona Mennonite WMSC.
Date: 2011-11-08

Bible Study Fellowship Informational Meeting

Posted: Thursday, October 13th, 2011 at 10:18 pm

Title: Bible Study Fellowship Informational Meeting
Description: An informational meeting about starting a new Bible Study Fellowship is happening Friday, October 21st at 7:30 at the Marr Park Conservation Center. Come hear a presentation from a BSF representative follow by a time for questions and answers. For more information, call John Helscher at 319-653-7310.
Date: 2011-10-21

Central Park Community Center Soup Luncheon

Posted: Thursday, October 13th, 2011 at 10:17 pm

Title: Central Park Community Center Soup Luncheon
Description: Central Park Community Center is hosting a soup luncheon fund raiser on Saturday from 11:00 to 2:00 pm. The cost is a free will offering.
Date: 2011-10-15

Jose Moreno

Posted: Thursday, October 13th, 2011 at 12:49 pm

Funeral services for 70 year old Jose Moreno of Columbus Junction will be at 1:30 pm on Saturday at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Columbus Junction.  Visitation will be from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm Friday and from 9:00 am to 1:30 pm Saturday at the Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction.  Burial will be at a later date.

Suspicious Package Found in Sigourney

Posted: Thursday, October 13th, 2011 at 9:07 am

A suspicious package discovered in Sigourney has been found to be harmless.

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