Archive for March, 2012

Board of Supervisors to Approve Road Project

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors reviewed bids for a grading project during their meeting yesterday.  

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Washington City Council Meeting Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 6:29 am

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The Washington City Council is meeting tonight and will be holding a public hearing regarding a resolution of assessments to the Washington County Treasurer.  

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Career Workshop Coming Up

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 6:28 am

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A workshop is coming up for those who may be thinking about their first career or changing a career.

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Stewart School Kindergarten Registration Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Stewart Elementary School in Washington is holding Kindergarten registration for the next school year starting tomorrow.  

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Grass Fire in Louisa County

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 6:25 am

There was a large grass fire near Louisa-Muscatine High School yesterday.

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Iowa’s Lieutenant Governor Visits China

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 6:24 am

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Iowa’s Lieutenant Governor, Kim Reynolds, met with China’s Vice President, Xi Jinping yesterday to further solidify the relationship Iowa and China have been building over the past three decades. Xi Jinping had previously traveled to Iowa this February and stopped at a Soybean and Corn Farm. China has been looking for ways to feed its growing population by studying Iowa’s fields. It isn’t a one way relationship either.

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Mental Health Reform Passes Senate

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 6:23 am
The Iowa Senate has passed a bill that would overhaul Iowa’s mental health system. Senate File 2315 contains five divisions, each one aimed at retooling an aspect of the mental health system. The main change would create a regional structure rather than the county based structure that we have now.

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Bike Riding Event Sign Ups Continue

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 6:22 am

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Signups are continuing for a new bike ride sponsored by the Washington Y.

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Louisa-Muscatine School Board Discusses Student Teaching Agreement

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Louisa-Muscatine School Board met on Monday evening and at their meeting they discussed a student teaching agreement with Iowa Wesleyen College for the 2012-2013 school year.

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Easter Cantata

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 2:17 am

Title: Easter Cantata
Description: The Winfield Community Choir will present their annual Easter Cantata on Sunday, April 1st at 3pm and on Friday, April 6th at 7. They will take place at the Winfield Methodist Church. Refreshments will be served following the performance.
Date: 2012-04-01

Pancake Breakfast

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 2:16 am

Title: Pancake Breakfast
Description: The West Chester First Responders are hosting their annual Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, April 1st from 8am to 1pm at the West Chester Heritage Building. They’ll have all you can eat pancakes, French toast, eggs, and sausage. A free will donation will be asked for at the door.
Date: 2012-04-01

Amy’s Angels Dinner

Posted: Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at 2:16 am

Title: Amy\’s Angels Dinner
Description: A dinner and auction benefiting Amy Schneider will be held on Saturday from 4pm to 1am. The dinner, which consists of a pork loin sandwich and sides, begins at 4 with the auction starting at 5. To make a donation, call 319-330-1889 or 319-936-5337.
Date: 2012-03-24

Give Away-Elm wood

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 at 4:05 pm

Give Away
Cut but un-split elm wood
319-461-5111

Wanted-Railroad ties

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 at 4:04 pm

Wanted
Railroad ties
319-863-7124

Wanted-Craftsman Riding Mower for parts

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 at 4:03 pm

Wanted
Mid to late 90s Craftsmen riding  mower for parts
319-936-9290

Wanted-Someone to give guitar lessons

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 at 4:01 pm

Wanted
Someone to give guitar lessons to my sons, pay negotiable, Washington area
641-208-6737

Secretariat Desk Combo, Bar stools & Playpen

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 at 4:00 pm

For Sale
Secretariat desk combo – $390
2 bar stools w/backs, white – $20
Baby playpen – $35
319-330-9557

Wanted-Wedding Band set

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 at 3:58 pm

Wanted
Wedding band set
319-548-2646

Bar w/Lights & Wheel rims

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 at 3:56 pm

For Sale
Bar for small truck w/KC lights – $100
4 12″ 6 bolt wagon wheel rims for Chevy or Nissan – $100
319-548-2646

Hydraulic Hoist & Hydraulic Pump

Posted: Tuesday, March 20th, 2012 at 3:54 pm

For Sale
12 v hydraulic hoist – $325
Hydraulic pump, 2 stage for a log splitter – $125
319-461-0099 or 319-653-5703