Archive for April, 2012

April 15, 2012

Posted: Sunday, April 15th, 2012 at 7:31 am

Birthday winner — Ryker Phoenix Watson, 4 of Washington

Severe Weather Coverage Last Night

Posted: Sunday, April 15th, 2012 at 6:31 am

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Severe weather rolled through Washington County and the KCII listening area last night.  

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Extension Honors Volunteers This Week

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

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This is National Volunteer Week and the ISU Extension is saluting volunteers across the state and here in Washington County.  

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Youth Turkey Hunting Season Ends and Adult Season Starts Tomorrow

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

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While Iowa’s youth spring turkey season ends today and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources wants to pass along safety reminders as the adult hunting season starts.  

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Stormchaser Bill Passed by House

Posted: Sunday, April 15th, 2012 at 6:23 am

As the Legislative Session winds down, lawmakers are still passing legislation, such as the “Storm chaser” Bill. These aren’t the storm chasers that follow tornadoes to study or film them.

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Musicians Against Hunger – Today

Posted: Sunday, April 15th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Operation Backpack, a group which provides backpacks full of food to children in need, will be hosting the event, Musicians Against Hunger, on today.

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Roast Beef Dinner

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 1:46 pm

Title: Roast Beef Dinner
Description: Trinity United Methodist Church will have a Roast Beef Dinner on Saturday the 28th from 5 to 8 pm. Tickets are 10 dollars for adults, 7 dollars for children, and can be purchased at the door or in advance by calling 648-3092.
Date: 2012-04-28

Congregate Meal

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 1:46 pm

Title: Congregate Meal
Description: St. Joseph Cabrini Church will have a congregate meal on Thursday the 26th from 11:30 to 12:30. They will serve ham balls, mashed potatoes, and a variety of other items. Call 319-694-2242 to make a reservation.
Date: 2012-04-26

Benefit Dinner and Auction

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 1:45 pm

Title: Benefit Dinner and Auction
Description: There will be benefit for Bob and Angie Weber on Saturday, April 28th at 4:00 PM in the South English Fire Station. Free will donation will be accepted for pork sandwiches, baked beans, salads and drinks. Bring bars or cookies if you wish to donate desserts. The auction starts at 6 PM. To donate items for the auction, contact Bill Weber at 319-330-8024.
Date: 2012-04-28

Community Theater Auditions

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 1:45 pm

Title: Community Theater Auditions
Description: The Washington Community Theater is holding auditions for their upcoming production of “The Music Man. Auditions will go from the 22nd to the 25th. For more information on the times and who should audition on each day contact the Washington Community Theater. The play will be performed from July 21st to the 29th.
Start Date: 2012-04-22
End Date: 2012-04-25

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 7:46 am

-97 Chevy extended cab

-Whirl[pool white over the stove microwave

-14 Ft. John boat, 15 horsepower motor

-319-461-9913

April 14, 2012

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 7:37 am

Birthday Winner- Ryker Phoenix Watson, 4, of Washington

Reporting Controlled Burns Important

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Farmers in Washington County who wish to use fire to help with their controlled burns are reminded to call them in to the Safety Center.  

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Book Event Next Week Features Local Author

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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An event is happening next week that is featuring a local author.  

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Annual Relay for Life 5K Registration Open

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Registration is now open for this year’s Washington County Relay for Life 5K and 10K.

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Archers Holding First Shooting Event of the Year Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The Washington County Archers are having their first 3D Shoot of the year at their range northwest of Washington tomorrow.  

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4-H State Fair Special Lineup Made Known

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Iowa State University Extension in conjunction with the 4-H has announced this year’s special event lineup for the state fair.

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Musicians Against Hunger Event

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Operation Backpack, a group which provides backpacks full of food to children in need, will be hosting the event, Musicians Against Hunger, on tomorrow. Local elementary and high school students will be performing along with the Praise Band, along with many other bands and musicians, at the United Presbyterian Church from 1:30 to 4:00.

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Autism Walk At Iowa Wesleyan

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Alpha Xi Delta at Iowa Wesleyan College will put on a walk to benefit Autism research on Sunday at the IWC Campus Lawn. The walk starts at 1:00 pm with registration starting at 12:30 pm.

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SCC Sponsoring Multiple Poetry Readings this Month

Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Southeastern Community College will be hosting multiple poetry readings to celebrate National Poetry Month. Tomorrow, 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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