Archive for January, 2012

Washington Community Y Annual Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Washington Community Y is holding their annual meeting tomorrow to highlight the accomplishments from last year.  

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Mid-Prairie Has a Unique Take on State School Issue

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Lawmakers and school officials are weighing in on the issue of the role of principals in schools. Both sides of the issue would like to see more interaction between teachers and administrators, but they disagree on how that time should be spent.

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Lead Shot Ban Struck Down by Senate Committee

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 6:22 am

As previously reported, state lawmakers have been looking at a ban on the use of lead shot in mourning dove hunting.

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4-H Foundation Hills Bank Leadership Grant Application Deadline Next Week

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The deadline for current high school juniors to apply for the 2012 Hills Bank and Trust Company Leadership Grants from the Iowa 4-H Foundation is next week.  

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Wellman T.T.T. Lasagna Dinner

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 2:48 am

Title: Wellman T.T.T. Lasagna Dinner
Description: The Wellman T.T.T. Society will be holding a lasagna supper on Friday Feb. 3rd from 5 to 7:30 at Mid-Prairie High School during the basketball games. Tickets are $7 for adults, $5 for children.
Date: 2012-02-03

Relay for Life Fundraiser

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 2:48 am

Title: Relay for Life Fundraiser
Description: Team Wipeout’s Relay for Life Fundraiser is taking place on Saturday Feb. 18th at Meloday Lanes in Washington. They’ll have bowling from 4 to 9pm. Entry fee is $15 per person and reservations are due by Thursday Feb. 16th. Send entries to Sally Reighard at 1549 S. Iowa Avenue in Washington.
Date: 2012-02-18

Sugar Creek MYF Souper Bowl Sundae

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 2:47 am

Title: Sugar Creek MYF Souper Bowl Sundae
Description: Sugar Creek Mennonite Youth Fellowship’s annual “Souper Bowl Sundae” meal will be Sunday Feb. 5th at the church fellowship hall. They’ll have six varieties of soup, cheeses, football cupcakes, and ice cream sundaes. Carry out is available. It’s a freewill donation event, with proceeds going towards the group’s service project, DOOR Chicago.
Date: 2012-02-05

American Legion Riders Soup Supper

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 2:46 am

Title: American Legion Riders Soup Supper
Description: American Legion Riders Post 29 will be hosting their Annual Soup Supper on Feb. 25th at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Washington from 4:30 to 7:30. They’re offering chances on a 42\” TV with the drawing to be held that night. For more information contact Rick Conrad at 319-461-3032 or Gary Duder at 319-461-6643
Date: 2012-02-25

Opera House Breakfast Buffet

Posted: Thursday, January 26th, 2012 at 2:45 am

Title: Opera House Breakfast Buffet
Description: The Ainsworth Opera House will hold their breakfast buffet on Saturday Feb. 4th. They’ll be serving biscuits and gravy, ham, sausage, eggs and hash browns. The cost is $7 for adults, kids under 10 eat free if they are with an adult.
Date: 2012-01-04

Linda Lee Keasling

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 11:47 am

Funeral services for 64 year old Linda Lee Keasling of Brighton will be held at 10:00 Saturday at the First Church of God in Brighton.  

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Wanted-Bed & Dresser

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 11:32 am

Wanted
Single Bed
Dresser
319-591-1775

Brown Eggs

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 11:30 am

For Sale
Large brown eggs – $1.50/dozen
319-694-4518

Ford F250

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 11:29 am

For Sale
1985 Ford F250 w/side boxes and lift gate
319-461-4711

Gun Case

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 11:28 am

For Sale
Fire Resistant Gun Case, 26 spot w/combo lock – $400
641-466-2351

Polaris 800 ATV

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 11:27 am

For Sale
2005 Polaris 800 ATV, 4wd
319-863-3691

Electric Stove

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 11:26 am

For Sale
Used electric stove
653-6095 leave msg.

Tuesday Basketball Lineup

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 8:25 am

It was another busy night of basketball after the girls Regions were released yesterday and the boys look to solidify their pairings…

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January 25, 2012

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 8:18 am

Birthday Winner – Marsha Robertson
Anniversary Winners – John & Tamara Stellmach

Mid-Prairie Sweeps Durant

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 8:06 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks swept a double header Tuesday night in Wellman, knocking off the Durant Wildcats in both ends of the Coaches vs Cancer festivities.

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Washington County’s Unemployment Rate Increases for Second Month

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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December’s unemployment figures have been released by the Iowa Workforce Development and Washington County’s rate went up for a second month in a row.  

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