Archive for May, 2012

Teen Tech Help Available This Afternoon

Posted: Thursday, May 10th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The Washington Public Library is offering a tech help desk again this afternoon.  

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Recap of Keota City Council Meeting

Posted: Thursday, May 10th, 2012 at 6:22 am

A number of topics were covered during the Keota City Council meeting Monday night.  

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Wellman Y Holding 5k this Weekend

Posted: Thursday, May 10th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The Wellman Y is getting ready to hold its first 5K.

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Power Outage Affects Some Customers in Kalona

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 5:01 pm

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The power is back on today after a power outage in Kalona this afternoon.  

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Kern hired as Golden Hawks head coach

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 11:55 am

After 28 seasons as the Assistant Coach of the Mid-Prairie boys basketball team Chris Kern has been named the top man in the program.

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Hawks soar after half

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 11:36 am

Tuesday night marked a milestone as the No. 14 ranked Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girl’s soccer team played the first game in program history as a ranked squad.

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IMS Runner Overcomes Hurdles To Compete

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 10:56 am

Benay Gozkaman is a member of the IMS girls track team.

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Mid-Prairie girls golf ready for CVC meet

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 10:39 am

The Mid-Prairie girls golf team will play the at the Cedar Valley conference golf meet tonight in Muscatine.

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Mid- Prairie takes sixth at Saddleback Ridge

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 10:17 am

The Mid-Prairie boys golf team took sixth place in the Cedar Valley Conference golf meet at Saddleback Ridge Golf Course in Solon.

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Washington girl’s golf wins conference at home

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 10:16 am

The Washington Demon’s girls golf team won the Southeast Iowa conference meet yesterday.

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Demon boy’s golf wins conference

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 10:01 am

The Washington boy’s golf team got their redemption after winning the Southeast Iowa conference golf meet in Keokuk last night.

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May 9, 2012

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 9:05 am

Birthday winner — Mya Murphy, 5 years old

Anniversary winners — Andy and Katie McDonald, 14 years of Keota

Iowa City Man Arrested in Riverside

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 7:47 am

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A man from Johnson County has been arrested in Riverside.  

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Larry D. Freese

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 7:27 am

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Funeral services for 76 year old Larry D. Freese of Washington will be held at 2:00 Sunday at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington.  

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Board of Supervisors Approve Zoning Change

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors have approved a change to the County’s Zoning ordinance.  

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New Law Will Affect Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Last week, Governor Terry Branstad signed into law a bill related to enhanced 911 emergency communication systems.  

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Washington School Board Set to Meet

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The Washington School Board is set to meet tonight and they will hear a construction update as part of their meeting.  

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Whooping Cough Cases Continue to Increase

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The number of reported cases of pertussis or whooping cough so far this year shows a large increase over this time last year.  

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IMS Spring Concert

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 6:24 am

It was a strong finish to the year for the Iowa Mennonite School music departments.

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Crop & Weather Report

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 6:23 am

According to the most recent crop and weather report, planting progress was slowed last week.

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