Archive for November, 2011

Fern White-Bylo

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 2:48 pm

Memorial services for 75 year old Fern White-Bylo of Columbus Junction will be held at 4:30 Friday, December 9th at the Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services.  Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 5:00 Friday, December 9th at the Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services.

Tuesday Basketball Results

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 8:41 am

Several boys and girls basketball teams were in action last night.

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Washington Sweeps DH vs. Mid Prairie

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 8:06 am

Washington and Mid Prairie squared off in a doubleheader of basketball action last night and it was the Demons who picked up the sweep.

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Board of Supervisors Approve Second Reading toward Tax

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors conducted a second reading of an ordinance for the establishment of a countywide Local Option Sales and Services Tax.  

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Still Time to Apply for a Second Round of Job Shadowing Opportunities

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 6:28 am

High School students in Washington still have a chance to learn about a future career through a second job shadowing opportunity.  

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Hunting Safety Reminders While Getting Ready for Shotgun Season

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Shotgun deer season opens on Saturday and KCII along with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources want to pass along tips to help keep you safe while hunting.  

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Super Committee Failure Concerns Medicare

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The failure of the Super Committee to come up with a deal has triggered some automatic cuts that will total 1.2 trillion over ten years.

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Holiday Shipping Deadlines

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Many of you may be shipping Christmas gifts to relatives this season.

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Buying Drugs Online

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 6:23 am

Iowans are being warned against buying prescription drugs online.

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4-H Grant Application Deadline Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The deadline for incentives to 4-H clubs wanting to join in local community improvement projects is tomorrow.  

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Videos Wanted Promoting Renewable Fuels

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 6:21 am

High school students are needed to produce a video highlighting the importance of renewable fuels.  

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Christmas Events

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 2:19 am

Title: Christmas Events
Location: Kalona Community Center
Description: The Kalona Chamber of Commerce will host a family holiday movie December 10th at 2pm at the Kalona Community Center. At 3:45 Santa will stop by the center, and at 4:30 Christmas Caroling will begin. Call 656-2273 to register for the caroling.
Date: 2011-12-10

Garage Sale

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 2:18 am

Title: Garage Sale
Location: Ainsworth Community Church
Description: The Ainsworth Community Church will have a garage sale on December 7th from 2-6pm and December 8th from 8-1pm. There will be holiday decorations, winter clothes and more.
Date: 2011-11-07

Cookie and Candy Walk

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 2:17 am

Title: Cookie and Candy Walk
Location: Winfield Presbyterian Church
Description: The Winfield Presbyterian Women’s Cookie and Candy Walk will be Saturday from 8:30-11:30 at The Winfield Presbyterian Church. The event will take place at the Coffee Shop as well.
Date: 2011-12-03

Washington-Mid Prairie Doubleheader Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, November 29th, 2011 at 8:05 am

The Washington Demons are in action tonight as both the girls and boys square off against the Mid Prairie Golden Hawks.

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Lone Tree Girls Pick Up First Win

Posted: Tuesday, November 29th, 2011 at 7:55 am

The Lone Tree girls’ basketball team evened their record at 1-1 last night with a 55-26 win over first year program Cedar Valley Christian.

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Steven Craig Shultz

Posted: Tuesday, November 29th, 2011 at 7:29 am

Funeral services for 60 year old Steven Craig Shultz of Ainsworth will be held at 10:00 am Wednesday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home.  

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Ballot Recount Shows No Change in Vote Totals

Posted: Tuesday, November 29th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The recount of ballots from Riverside’s election took place yesterday afternoon in the Washington County Courthouse.  

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Two Washington Alums Chosen for Fraternity Membership

Posted: Tuesday, November 29th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Two graduates from Washington High School were honored recently at a banquet in Ames.  

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Soil and Water Conservation Week

Posted: Tuesday, November 29th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Governor Terry Branstad has proclaimed this week as Soil and Water Conservation Week noting the important work that has been done taking care of the air, soil and water in Iowa.

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