Archive for January, 2012

Dwain L. Tschantz

Posted: Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012 at 5:13 am

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A celebration of life service for 83 year old Dwain L. Tschantz of Washington will be held Friday at 10:00 at the United Methodist Church in Washington.  

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Edythe Bernadine Grosscup

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2012 at 11:35 am

Funeral services for 101 year old Edythe Bernadine Grosscup of Washington will be at 11 am Wednesday at the Elm Grove Cemetary in Washington.

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Robert Anthony Fritz

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2012 at 8:32 am

Funeral mass for 93 year old Robert Anthony Fritz of Brighton will be held at 10:30 Thursday at St. Joseph Church in East Pleasant Plain.  

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January 2, 2012

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2012 at 8:02 am

Birthday winner — Keith Hora of Washington

Busy Week of Sports Coverage Ahead

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2012 at 7:31 am

Hopefully you had a great holiday season and while it was a light period of high school sports, a few scrimmages here and there, it was certainly a nice break for all the athletes as each school gets set for a busy week back on the courts and mats.

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Board of Supervisors Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are meeting tomorrow and will be appointing the Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson for 2012.  

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Increased Business during Presidential Hopeful Visit

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2012 at 6:28 am

A visit from a Presidential hopeful created extra business for a Washington business owner.  

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Opportunity to Learn about Iowa Politics

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2012 at 6:26 am

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An opportunity for area high school girls to learn more about Iowa’s politics is available.  

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Drug Arrests in Wapello

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Washington-Louisa County Drug Task Force conducted a search warrant at the residence of John and Joann Hess this Thursday. As a result of the evidence uncovered from this search the two were arrested.

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Auditors Thoughts on Voter ID Systems

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2012 at 6:24 am

South Carolina recently struck down a law that would require a state issued ID card in order to vote. Opponents of the proposed law say it would make it more difficult for minorities and young people to vote.

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House of Reps. Offering Video

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Iowa House of Representatives have installed cameras in the House Chambers so that live streaming video can be viewed whenever the Chamber is in session.

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Beekeeping School Being Offered

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2012 at 6:22 am

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Residents who have been interested in getting started in keeping bees have an opportunity to take advantage of a course being offered by the Iowa Honey Producers Association.  

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Year In Review Day One

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2012 at 6:21 am

Coming up this afternoon, we will be playing our Year In Review Program.  

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Virgil L. Miller

Posted: Monday, January 2nd, 2012 at 5:16 am

Funeral services for 71 year old Virgil L. Miller of Kalona will be held at 2:00 Thursday at the Fairview Mennonite Church in Kalona.  

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January 1, 2012

Posted: Sunday, January 1st, 2012 at 7:55 am

Birthday Winner – Jocelyne Spenner of Washington, 14

Caucus Locations in Washington County

Posted: Sunday, January 1st, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Iowa Caucuses are happening Tuesday and many may still be wondering where their location will be.  

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Applicator Training Happening This Week

Posted: Sunday, January 1st, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington County Extension is hosting a training program for commercial manure applicators this week.  

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Brad Gaspelin’s Audio Samples

Posted: Sunday, January 1st, 2012 at 6:23 am

Controversial “Stand Your Ground Bill” Passed by the Iowa House

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2 Part Interview with US Senator Chuck Grassley

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Hunting Licenses Available

Posted: Sunday, January 1st, 2012 at 6:22 am

Hunting and Fishing Licenses from the DNR are now on sale for 2012 for both residents and non-residents.

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Mt. Pleasant Resident Arrested on Drug Charges

Posted: Sunday, January 1st, 2012 at 6:21 am

On Thursday Henry County Sheriff’s Deputies stopped a vehicle driven by Jesse Graffam of Swedesburg.

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