Archive for July, 2012

Golden Hawks Split Second Day at State

Posted: Thursday, July 19th, 2012 at 8:15 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks ended their 2012 state tournament run Wednesday by splitting a pair of consolation contests.

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Demon Baseball Punch Tickets to State

Posted: Thursday, July 19th, 2012 at 8:03 am

The Demon baseball team punched their ticket to State with a 5-1 win last night over Williamsburg in the sub-state final game in Washington.

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Demon State Softball Take Two

Posted: Thursday, July 19th, 2012 at 7:58 am

The Demon softball team continues their march through the State tournament tonight when they play No. 2 Dallas Center-Grimes.

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Washington City Council Sets Construction Plans

Posted: Thursday, July 19th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington City Council held a public hearing regarding construction last night.  

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Kalona Gathering Funds for Bunker Mill Trail

Posted: Thursday, July 19th, 2012 at 6:28 am

The City of Kalona is taking steps to get the Bunker Mill Trail project started.

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Update on Water Treatment Improvements in Wellman

Posted: Thursday, July 19th, 2012 at 6:26 am

An update has been given on the water treatment improvements in Wellman.

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Brinton Film Festival Preparing to Celebrate Fourteenth Year

Posted: Thursday, July 19th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The Brinton Film Festival is getting ready to celebrate its 14th year next weekend.  

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No Thursday Night Entertainment This Week

Posted: Thursday, July 19th, 2012 at 6:24 am

There will be no Thursday Night Live guest performers or Municipal Band performance this week in Washington because of the Fair.  

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“Bucket of Junk” Auction Today

Posted: Thursday, July 19th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The “Bucket of Junk” Art Sculptures will be auctioned off at the Washington County Fair today.

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Washington County Fair Wednesday Highlights

Posted: Thursday, July 19th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The Washington County Fair held many events yesterday with the focus being Kids Day.

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Washington County Fair Thursday Events

Posted: Thursday, July 19th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The Washington County Fair continues today with more 4-H and FFA Livestock events.

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Demon Baseball Punches Ticket to State

Posted: Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 at 9:37 pm

The Washington Demons baseball team defeated the Williamsburg Raiders by a score of 5 to 1,  earning a  spot at the state tournament. They will be playing next week.

Keota Blood Drive

Posted: Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 at 5:54 pm

Title: Keota Blood Drive
Description: The Holy Trinity Catholic Church /Keota Blood Drive sponsored by Social Action Committee will be held at the Holy Trinity Parish Center on Tuesday, July 24th from 2:30 to 7:30. For more information contact Cindy Weber at 641-636-2116
Date: 2012-07-24

Brinton Film Festival Ice Cream Social

Posted: Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 at 5:54 pm

Title: Brinton Film Festival Ice Cream Social
Description: The Brinton Film Festival Ice Cream Social will be held at the Ainsworth Opera House on Friday July 27th and Saturday July 28th. Doors open at 7:30. They’ll be showing classic films and serving ice cream. Cost is a free will donation and proceeds go toward upkeep on the building.
Start Date: 2012-07-27
End Date: 2012-07-28

Hunter Safety Classes

Posted: Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 at 5:52 pm

Title: Hunter Safety Classes
Description: The Washington County Conservation Board will be hosting a Hunter Safety Class at the Conservation Education Center in Marr Park. The class will run from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 31 and Thursday, August 2 and will finish on Saturday, August 4, from 8:00 a.m. to noon. Attendance at all three sessions is required. Pre-registration is required. Register online at: www.iowadnr.gov/training under Hunter Education classes or contact Kathy at the Conservation Center, 319/657-2400. For more information, contact Ranger Bob Bellmer at 319/461-0341.
Date: 2012-07-31

IMS Volleyball Camp

Posted: Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 at 5:51 pm

Title: IMS Volleyball Camp
Description: Iowa Mennonite School is offering their annual Volleyball Camp July 30th to August 2nd. Girls entering 9th through 12th will go from 8 to 11. Girls entering 5th through 8th will go from 12 to 2:30. Registration forms can be found by going to iowamennonite.org or by contacting Coach Cindy Miller at 319-430-7227
Start Date: 2012-07-30
End Date: 2012-08-02

Herbert B. Howard

Posted: Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 at 5:10 pm

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Funeral services for 86 year old Herbert B. Howard of Muscatine will be at 10:00 Saturday at the George M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services.  

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Mid-Prairie Softball

Posted: Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 at 2:37 pm

The Mid-Prairie Girls Softball team beat Davenport Assumption this morning winning 9-0.  The Golden Hawks lost to East Marshall 3-0 in the battle for for fifth place.

Washington Page – Maggie VanRoekel

Posted: Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Maggie VanRoekel from the 4-H County Council talks about the Pride of Iowa event happening tomorrow at the Fair.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – Shari Temple

Posted: Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 at 10:59 am

Shari Temple from the 4-H County Council talks about the Share the Fun event happening at the Fair this afternoon.

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