Archive for May, 2012

Board of Supervisors Discussing Budgets Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors will be talking about budgets as part of their meeting tomorrow.  

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City Working on Tax Abatement Plan

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The city of Washington is looking at reinstating a tax abatement or an urban revitalization plan.  

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Disease Spreading in Iowa but Not Locally

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The warm winter and spring has helped a virus to spread across Iowa.  

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Youth Fishing Derby Coming Up Next Weekend

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Youth who like to fish have an opportunity to showcase their skills as well as learning some new fishing techniques at the Youth Fishing Derby coming up next weekend.  

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Keokuk County To Hold Special Meeting

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Keokuk County Board of Supervisors is holding a special meeting tomorrow morning.

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Keota Resident Goes On Honor Flight

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2012 at 6:23 am

An area veteran of World War II had the chance to go on the Honor Flight.

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Pressure Canners Being Tested Next Month

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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Canning season will be here soon and the Washington County Extension is offering testing of dial gauge pressure canners next month to help those who like to can get started.  

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Son Games 2012

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2012 at 6:21 am

You can still register for Son Games 2012, but not for long.

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Patricia Ann Davison

Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2012 at 7:40 pm

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Celebration of Life Services for 73 year-old Patricia Ann Davison of Kalona will be 10:30 Thursday  morning at Shiloh Church.

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Ronald Davis

Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2012 at 4:41 pm

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Funeral Services for 69 year old Ronald Davis of Wellman will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday  at the Wellman Cemetery.

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May 27, 2012

Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2012 at 7:43 am

Birthday Winner – Mary Lou Farmer of Washington

Washington Golf Team Takes Sixth at State

Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2012 at 6:52 am

The Washington Demons state golf team finished the tournament in Ames on Saturday in 6th place in the 3A finals, posting a 664 team score.

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Board of Supervisors to Discuss Budgets

Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors will be talking about budgets as part of their meeting this week.  

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Memorial Day Programs Happening Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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There will be area ceremonies tomorrow as part of Memorial Day.  

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Memorial Day Closures Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Tomorrow is Memorial Day a time set aside to honor those who gave their lives serving in the Armed Forces.  

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Record High Temp Could be Broken Today

Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Today’s record high temperature set 45 years ago is in jeopardy of being broken.  

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Son Games 2012

Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2012 at 6:24 am

You can still register for Son Games 2012, but not for long.

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Verna Weaver

Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2012 at 6:14 am

Funeral Services for 92 year old Verna Weaver of Kalona are 9:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 29 at the Perry Bender residence at 2710 560th St. S.W. in rural Kalona. Burial is in the Peter Miller Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 4:00 p.m. on today and will continue all day Monday at the Perry Bender residence. The Yoder-Powell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Sugar Creek MYF’s Burger Bash

Posted: Saturday, May 26th, 2012 at 4:38 pm

Title: Sugar Creek MYF\’s Burger Bash
Description:
Sugar Creek MYF’s Burger Bash is being held at the Sugar Creek Mennonite Church fellowship hall in Wayland on Sunday, June 3rd starting at noon. Come and enjoy an informal picnic-type meal of porkburgers, hotdogs, and trimmings. Freewill donation for the group’s summer service trip to DOOR Chicago.

Date: 2012-06-03

Richland’s Fireman Breakfast

Posted: Saturday, May 26th, 2012 at 3:30 pm

Title: Richland\’s Fireman Breakfast
Description: Richland’s Fireman Breakfast on June 3rd from 7am to 11am. The breakfast will include pancakes, scrambled eggs, biscuits & gravy and more. Free will donations will be accepted.
Date: 2012-06-03