Archive for January, 2012

Input Still Needed for Future City Planning

Posted: Monday, January 16th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Help is still being sought on how to develop the city for the future.  

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Volunteer Day of Service Today

Posted: Monday, January 16th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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Local volunteers are encouraged to take part in a day of service today as part of the Martin Luther King Junior Holiday.

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Marr Park Additions

Posted: Monday, January 16th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Marr Park in Ainsworth has several new additions in the works. Director of the County Conservation Board Steve Anderson says they have expanded the campgrounds, and are almost finished with that project.

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Keota Council Meeting

Posted: Monday, January 16th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The City of Keota will have its regular Council meeting tonight. They will review a building permit from John Greiner and hear from Ryan Seiren from the Fire Department.

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SAFE Routes to Schools Funding

Posted: Monday, January 16th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Iowa Transportation Commission has approved funding for the SAFE Routes to Schools program that several communities in Southeast Iowa have applied for.

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January 15, 2012

Posted: Sunday, January 15th, 2012 at 7:57 am

Birthday Winner – Cameron Reed of Washington

Fire in Rural Kalona Destroys Shed and Car

Posted: Sunday, January 15th, 2012 at 7:54 am

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Around 7:15 this morning, the Washington County Safety Center received a report of a fire at 2196 140th Street, the Simon Nisly residence.  

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New Chief of Nursing at Hospital

Posted: Sunday, January 15th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Hospital and Clinics is welcoming a new Chief of Nursing to their staff.  

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Loebsack Representative Holding Office Hours This Week

Posted: Sunday, January 15th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Congressman Dave Loebsack is having a representative from his office in southeast Iowa this week.

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SAFE Routes to School Funding

Posted: Sunday, January 15th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Iowa Transportation Commission has approved funding for the SAFE Routes to Schools program that several communities in Southeast Iowa have applied for.

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Louisa-Muscatine School District Meeting

Posted: Sunday, January 15th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Louisa-Muscatine Community School District will meet on Monday.

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Billy E. Cnossen

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 8:32 pm

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Celebration of Life services for 90 year old Billy E. Cnossen of Washington will be 1:30 Tuesday afternoon at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home in Washington. Visitation will begin at 3pm Monday at the Jones-Eden Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 6-8pm. Burial with Military Honors conducted by the Washington American Legion Post 29 will take place at Elm Grove Cemetery. Memorials have been established for Senior Dining at the Washington Community Y.  The Jones-Eden Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Gustavo Alvardo

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 8:31 pm

Funeral Services will be held for 58 year old Gustavo Alvardo of Muscatine Thursday morning at 10:00 at the George M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Muscatine.

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LaVerda Stutzman

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 4:00 pm

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Funeral services for 87 year-old LaVerda Stutzman of Wellman will be at 10:00 am on Tuesday at the Salem Mennonite Church in rural Keota.

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Pancake Supper

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 2:35 pm

Title: Pancake Supper
Description: The Crawfordsville Lions Club will have a pancake supper on Saturday, February 11th from 4 to 7pm at the WACO Elementary School. Tickets are $7 dollars in advance and $8 at the door for adults. Kids 5-11 cost $3 and kids under 5 eat free.
Date: 2012-02-11

Optimist Club Fundraising Dinner

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 2:35 pm

Title: Optimist Club Fundraising Dinner
Description: The Optimist Club of Washington will be having a dinner fundraiser on Thursday, February 2nd from 4:30 to 7pm at the United Presbyterian Church. They’ll have a chicken-biscut entrée with salads and desserts. The cost is $10 for adults, $5 for kids 5-12, and free for kids under 5.
Date: 2012-02-02

Soup Supper and Silent Auction

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 2:34 pm

Title: Soup Supper and Silent Auction
Description: Hospice of Washington County is having their 17th annual Soup Supper and Silent Auction on Tuesday the 17th from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the United Presbyterian Church. Tickets are $7 for adults and carry out, $3.50 for kids 5-12 and free for kids under 5. Call 319-653-7321 for more information.
Date: 2012-01-17

Concert for Immanual Lutheran Church

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 2:33 pm

Title: Concert for Immanual Lutheran Church
Description: There will be a concert on Saturday the 21th starring Margie Runaas and Stephen Rodriguez-Pavao at 7 pm. Part of the proceeds will go to the Immanuel Lutheran Church’s Defibrillator Fund. Admission Cost $10. For more information contact the Immanuel Lutheran Church.
Date: 2012-01-21

Prep Basketball Recap

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 11:07 am

Final scores and quick notes on all the area basketball action…

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Demons Back on Court Tonight; Boys Live on KCII

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 11:03 am

Washington, IA – The Washington Demon boys and girls basketball teams are back in action tonight after a week off.

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