Archive for December, 2011

Washington Elementary School Media Enabled

Posted: Saturday, December 17th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The final classrooms at Washington’s Stewart Elementary have been upgraded with new technology thanks to a grant from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation.  

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Being Safe on Snowmobiles This Winter

Posted: Saturday, December 17th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Iowa Department of Natural Resources wants to remind everyone about being safe on snowmobiles this winter.  

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Christina Hixson Award Available

Posted: Saturday, December 17th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Area high school seniors have an opportunity to go to college with a scholarship.  

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Enrollment Down in Some Parts of Iowa

Posted: Saturday, December 17th, 2011 at 6:24 am

While enrollment is dropping in schools all across northern Iowa, local schools have seen steady enrollment, and even some increases.

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Lending Hands Participants Enjoy a Visit from “Elvis”

Posted: Saturday, December 17th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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A local musician took part in a Christmas program yesterday for adults.  

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4-H Beef Weigh In

Posted: Saturday, December 17th, 2011 at 6:22 am

Washington County 4-H will have a beef weigh in today at the Kalona Sales Barn. The weights of cattle will be taken so winter growth can be measured at the County Fair.

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Telephone Scam

Posted: Saturday, December 17th, 2011 at 6:21 am

The Henry County Sheriff’s Office reports that they have received calls about a telephone scam. The scammer tells the intended victim that he is a representative with Medicare.

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GIVE AWAY

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2011 at 10:51 am

-2 TV stands 30” and 36” tall

-computer desk 6ft tall and closes

-319-653-2075

WANTED

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2011 at 10:49 am

-fixer up RV

-cement/cinder blocks

-319-936-9290

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2011 at 10:48 am

-1989 Chevy halfton 350 automatic $650

-641-660-7128

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2011 at 10:45 am

-2006 Bobcat T300 85hsp

-660-342-0490

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2011 at 10:41 am

-Ashley wood stove $275

-5ft antique railroad luggage cart $100

-75 gal quincy air compressor 3hsp $600 obo

660-216-3715

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2011 at 10:39 am

-antique clock, key wind $35

-steel pipe for fencing 100ft $30

-319-461-5511

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2011 at 10:39 am

-rain/burn barrels $10/each

-kindling wood

-319-461-5720

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2011 at 10:38 am

-business chair

-319-653-3010

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2011 at 10:36 am

-2 sets of tractor chains

-319-591-0892

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2011 at 10:35 am

-Retro drop leaf dining room table w/2 leaves and pads and 6 chairs $300 obo

-319-656-2965 or 430-2187

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2011 at 10:34 am

-235 75 R16 studded snow tires set of 4 $175 for set

-319-217-0788

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2011 at 10:33 am

-Ab lounger like new, 25.00.  319-461-1351

Golden Hawks Split CVC Double Dual

Posted: Friday, December 16th, 2011 at 8:47 am

Wellman, IA – Last night in front of a packed house at Mid-Prairie High School, the Golden Hawk wrestling team posted their fourth dual win of the season in a split with Tipton and West Liberty in Cedar Valley Conference double dual action.

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