Archive for March, 2012

Open House Being Held Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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An open house is being held tonight to honor the Washington Chamber of Commerce Director, Tim Coffey.  

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Keokuk Sheriff Election will Have Four Options

Posted: Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 at 6:22 am

With only hours left to file, the election for Sheriff in Keokuk County has 4 contenders. Incumbent Jeff Shipley, who was charged with OWI and had the charges dropped, is in the running.

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Southeastern Community College Celebrating Poetry Next Month

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

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Southeastern Community College will be hosting a poetry reading in April to celebrate National Poetry Month. SCC’s Culture on Campus Committee and the Di Dante Literature and Writing Club will host Mary Fons, a nationally ranked slam poet.

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Wanted-Tiller parts

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 2:19 pm

Wanted
Troy built tiller horse model
319-573-1351

Wanted-RV for parts & parts for Mustang

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 2:18 pm

Wanted
RV for parts
parts for 1987-1993 Box body Ford Mustang
319-471-6990

Bar Stools & Playpen

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 2:16 pm

For Sale
2 Bar stools with stationary backs,  white – $10 each obo
Costco Child’s playpen – $35 obo
319-330-9557

Chevy truck, Microwave & John Boat w/trailer

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 2:14 pm

For Sale
1997 Chevy Ext Cab
Kenmore above stove microwave oven – $75
14 ft deep  wide john boat w/trailer
319-461-9913

Plastic Drums

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 2:11 pm

For Sale
Plastic drums – $10 each
319-461-6456

March 27, 2012

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 2:10 pm

Birthday Winner – Rafael Miranda of Washington
Anniversary Winners – Mark & Diane Chrisinger of Olds

Roberta Ann Bell

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 11:48 am

Funeral services for 74 year old Roberta Ann Bell of Columbus Junction will be held at 10:30 Saturday at the Columbus Junction United Presbyterian Church.  

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Washington County Man Arrested on Drug Charges

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 11:24 am

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A Washington County man has been arrested based on information obtained from a warrant.  

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Judy Reyes

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 8:44 am

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A celebration of life service for 69 year old Judy Reyes of Hills will be held at 2:00 Saturday at the Kirkwood Room in Iowa City.  

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Washington Relays Worth the Wait

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 7:40 am

After all the weather delays, the Washington Relays finally went off without a hitch last night as 17 teams converged at Case Field; the Demons and eagles put on a good show for the area crowd.

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New Regional Center Location Announced

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A new location has been announced for Kirkwood’s Washington County Regional Center.  

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Permits for Dust Control Available

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 6:29 am

The Washington County Engineer’s Office is reminding county residents that the deadline for getting a dust control permit in the county is April 30th.  

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Mental Health Funding in Question

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 6:28 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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All Iowa Reads Book Discussion Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 6:27 am

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A book discussion is happening tonight at the Washington Public Library as part of the All Iowa Reads program.

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Yard Waste Pickup Starts Today

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The Washington Maintenance and Construction Department is getting ready to resume regular yard waste pick up for the year.  

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Power Outage Planned for Early Tomorrow Morning

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Residents in parts of Washington, Keokuk and Jefferson counties need to be prepared for a power outage early tomorrow morning.  

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College Fair for Area Students and Parents Tomorrow

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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Washington High School is hosting a college fair for area high school students and parents to learn more about college options tomorrow.

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