Archive for December, 2011

City Council Approves Engineering Proposals

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council met last night and agreed to use a new engineering firm for new projects in the city.  

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Additional Grant Money Available to First-Time Home Buyers

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Those wishing to buy a home for the first time have a chance at extra money to do so.  

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School Bus Accident Reported in Henry County

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2011 at 6:27 am

An accident in Henry County has resulted in the injuries of several people.  

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Flu Shots Still Available But Supply Dwindling

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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This week is National Flu Vaccination Week and Washington County Public Health Nurse Lynn Fisher says they have flu shots still available but their supply is dropping.  

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Mid-Prairie Board Meeting

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2011 at 6:25 am

The Mid-Prairie School Board will have a meeting on Monday. The bulk of the meeting will be a 45 minute presentation on the Central Office project by a Shive-Hattery Architect.

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Keota Sewer Update

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2011 at 6:24 am

At their meeting, the Keota City Council heard from an employee of HR Green, Matt Wildman.

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Shipping to Soldiers

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2011 at 6:23 am

If you want to send a gift to a soldier this holiday season, you better send it soon. It can take anywhere from 7 to 20 days to send a package to Iraq or Afghanistan.

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Annual Christmas Bazaar This Weekend

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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The Washington Y is holding their annual Christmas Bazaar this weekend.  

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Last Chance for Private Pesticide Applicator Training This Year

Posted: Thursday, December 8th, 2011 at 6:21 am

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The Washington County Extension is offering one last opportunity this year for farmers to attend a private pesticide applicator training locally.  

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Eldon G. Ropp

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 at 5:19 pm

Funeral services for 79 year old Eldon G. Ropp of Kalona will be held at 9:30 Friday at the Elson Ropp residence, 2484 540th Street in Kalona.  Visitation will be at the Ropp residence all day Thursday.  Services will be at 9:30 am on Sunday in Bremen, Indiana.

Karl “Rick” Helsher

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 at 12:01 pm

Memorial services for 65 year old Karl “Rick” Helsher formerly of Keota will be held at 10:30 on Wednesday, December 14th at the Powell Funeral Home in Keota.  

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Fern “Morine” Hogan

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 at 10:09 am

Funeral services for 95 year old Fern “Morine” Hogan of Fairfield, formerly of Richland, will be held at 1:30 Friday at the Gould Funeral Home in Richland.  

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Wanted

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 at 9:22 am

-already picked hickorynuts  call 319 257-3353

Wanted

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 at 9:21 am

-Men and women to join our hunting group for this weekend.  We hunt a 5 mile radius of Brighton.

For more information call 319-461-1657  or  319-461-2013.

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 at 9:13 am

-22ft 1997 Camper $3500

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319-461-8073

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 at 9:12 am

-antique key wind clock $35

-bumper trailer hitch with ball $12

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319-461-5511

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 at 9:09 am

-8ft billiard table $400 obo

-Harley Davidson Electroglide

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641-777-8165

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 at 9:08 am

-5 Puppies Schnausers $400

319-648-2404

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 at 9:04 am

-collection of money from the bank of china and the farmers bank of china. All of the money is from the 1920-1942 era.
Selling it all in one big collection. First person with $125.00 owns them. Call 319-863-3319

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, December 7th, 2011 at 9:01 am

-3 Cushion couch to give away.  Great condition—Metal shelves great for garage or basement 2 different sizes price negotiable 319-461-6998