Archive for June, 2012

Southeast Iowa Seeing Dry Conditions

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 9:37 am

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The most recent information released from the National Climatic Data Center shows Washington County experiencing very dry conditions.  

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Demons Pull Upset Over Williamsburg

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 8:31 am

The Washington Demon Baseball team took home a win last night after visiting Williamsburg.

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No. 4 Mid-Prairie Rids Themselves of Demons

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 8:25 am

The No. 7 Washington Demons in class 4A and the No. 4 Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks of class 3A met for a double header last night, and it was Mid-Prairie who showed that class has nothing to do with skill.

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Washington City Council Amends Water Rates

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council adopted an ordinance changing the water rates at their meeting last night.  

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County to Receive Funds from the State

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Washington County is getting ready to receive funds from the state of Iowa.  

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Principal Reflects on First Year in Washington

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The principal of a Washington Elementary School is looking back at his first year on the job.  

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Mid-Prairie Ranks among Top High Schools

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Mid-Prairie has been named one of the top high schools in the country.

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Weekend Rain Helps Topsoil

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:24 am

The three inches of rain we received this past weekend helped to a certain degree for fields short on moisture.

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Relay For Life Race Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:23 am

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Washington County’s Relay for Life is holding their annual 5K/10K run and 1 mile walk/run tomorrow.  

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T-Shirts Distributed to Washington County 4-Hers

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:22 am

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A Washington business is sponsoring 4-H members for this year’s Washington County Fair.  

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Sewer Rate Increase for Small Jefferson County Town

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 6:21 am

The town of Linby will see their sewer rates increased this August.

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Independence Day in Wayland

Posted: Thursday, June 21st, 2012 at 2:24 am

Title: Independence Day in Wayland
Description: The City of Wayland will hold a 2 day Independence Day celebration. Activities the on the 3rd include a bouncy castle, 3-legged race and live music from Jake McVey. On the 4th there will be a 5k run/walk, parade and fireworks at dusk.
Start Date: 2012-07-03
End Date: 2012-07-04

Washington Page – Tera Pickens

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Tera Pickens, Director at the Kirkwood Washington Center talks about the upcoming fall classes.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – Craig Capps

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 10:59 am

Craig Capps from the Washington County Conservation Board talks about the grand opening celebration of the Ainsworth to Marr Park Trail happening on Saturday, June 30th.

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WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 10:09 am

Metal doors 36” wide and 36-48” wide
Canning jars
641-777-8165

WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 10:09 am

Someone to mow 15 acres of pasture
319-931-1175

WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 10:08 am

Large goldfish for outdoors
319-461-4913

WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 10:07 am

House for rent in Washington or surrounding area. $400-650.
Please contact me at 319-461-1559

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 10:06 am

rain/burn barrels
kindling wood
319-461-5720

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 at 10:06 am

Sony boom box w/accessories $30
Four high backed dining room chairs
Five-gallon fish aquarium w/ fish $25
319-461-1775