Archive for April, 2012

Unemployment Numbers Show a Drop In Washington County Last Month

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The unemployment figures have been released for March by the Iowa Workforce Development and Washington County’s rate dropped from February.  

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Emergency Road Closure in Keokuk County

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Iowa Department of Transportation has announced a bridge closure in rural Keokuk County.  

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Spring Planting Should Remind Drivers to Use Extra Caution

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Spring planting time is here and drivers need to be mindful of the farm machinery that could be on the roads.  

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IMS Chemistry and Physics Room Gets Renovation

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Chemistry and physics classroom at Iowa Mennonite School is getting a makeover courtesy of students and staff.

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Wellman Teen Awarded Agricultural Scholarship

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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An area high school student has received a scholarship toward their studies in an agricultural-related major.  

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Sustaining Drive Fundraising Campaign for Local Y

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The Washington and Wellman Y’s have started to conduct their annual fundraising campaign.  

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Still Time to Take Part in Washington Incentive Fund

Posted: Wednesday, April 25th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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There is still time to sign up for Main Street Washington’s Washington Incentive Fund.  

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Emergency Road Closure in Keokuk County

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 4:11 pm

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The Iowa Department of Transportation has announced a bridge closure in rural Keokuk County.  

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Wanted-Race car/car trailer

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 9:51 am

Wanted
Race car/car trailer, 16 or 18 ft long
641-660-7128

Jimmy, Chevy truck & Microwave

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 9:50 am

For Sale
1998 Jimmy, 4wd – $3500
1997 Chevy ext cab Z71 – $3500
Whirlpool over the stove microwave, white – $75
319-461-9913

Ford diesel engine

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 9:49 am

For Sale
7.3 Ford diesel engine for older truck
319-572-6882

Bed frame, Fridge & Computer desk

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 9:48 am

For Sale
Queen size wrought iron bed frame – $100 obo
Dorm fridge – $60 obo
Computer desk w/casters – $125 obo
319-512-8729

Horse trailer, Flat bed & Fuel tank

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 9:45 am

For Sale
2 horse trailer w/2 axles – $850
11ft steel flat bed – $950
L type 100 gal fuel tank w/hand pump – $325
660-216-3715

Drop leaf table

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 9:42 am

For Sale
Walnut drop leaf table
319-461-5511

Tractor

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 9:41 am

For Sale
International 560 tractor w/loader
319-591-8070

Dump Cart

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 9:40 am

For Sale
10 cu ft trailer dump cart – $75
319-456-3831

April 24, 2012

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 9:39 am

Birthday Winner – Melinda Watson
Anniversary Winners – Dennis & Linda Franzen of Washington

Lady Hawk Relay Results

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 7:40 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks finally held their Lady Hawk Relays yesterday after being postponed last week so only four teams were able to make the event and Mediapolis ran away with the top spot, defeating Columbus Community by 44.4 points with Wapello and Mid-Prairie coming in third and fourth respectively.

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Scholarships Awarded to Local Students

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Three area students have been awarded one-thousand dollar scholarships from the Alliant Energy Foundation.  

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Infant Immunization Week

Posted: Tuesday, April 24th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Washington County Public Health has joined state and national Departments of Public Health in recognizing this week as Infant Immunization Week.  

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