Archive for July, 2012

Heat Advisory

Posted: Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 at 6:31 am

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A heat advisory is in effect for the entire area today and tomorrow.

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Roads Obstructed by Corn Could Be an Issue

Posted: Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 at 6:30 am

Corn has been growing taller in area farm fields and many times it can create problems for drivers.

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Law Enforcement Warn of Potential Scam

Posted: Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 at 6:29 am

The Washington County Sheriff’s Department is warning residents of a potential scam.

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County Pork Producers to Sponsor Racing Event

Posted: Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Area pork producers have announced they are once again sponsoring a racing series at the Iowa Speedway this year.  

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Burn Ban in Effect for Johnson, Jefferson Counties

Posted: Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 at 6:27 am

Following this period of dry, hot weather area counties are calling for burn bans.

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Hunter Safety Course Being Offered

Posted: Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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A hunter safety class is being offered by the Washington County Conservation Board later this month.  

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Washington County Fair Offers Fun for Kids

Posted: Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 at 6:25 am

There was plenty of stuff for the kids to do at the fair yesterday, including a scavenger hunt and gardening presentations.

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First Day of Fair Hosts Many Events

Posted: Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Washington County Fair held many events yesterday including 4-H and FFA Livestock shows.  

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Washington County Fair Tuesday Events

Posted: Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 at 6:23 am

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The Washington County Fair continues today with the day being Senior Citizen Day.

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Washington Softball Team in Playoff Game Today

Posted: Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Washington softball team has advanced to the post season for the first time in 15 years.  

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Mid-Prairie State Quarterfinals

Posted: Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 at 6:21 am

A Washington County Softball Team is playing in the state quarterfinals today.

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Demons Beat No. 2 Grinnell to Move to Sub-State Final

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 10:45 pm

The Washington Demon baseball team won their district last night with a dominating performance over the No.2 Grinnell Tigers.

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Wayne A. Witthoft

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 6:08 pm

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Celebration of Life Services for 88 year old Wayne A. Witthoft of Washington will be held at 10:00 Wednesday at the Jones Eden Funeral Home in Washington.

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Washington Page – Bridget Nebel

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Bridget Nebel of the Washington County 4-H County Council talks about the Sheep Show happening tomorrow at the Washington County Fair.

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In Touch With Southeast Iowa – Zeb Fisher

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 10:59 am

Zeb Fisher from the 4-H Washington County Council talks about archery available at the Washington County Fair this week.

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GIVE AWAY

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 9:56 am

Free puppies to good home. Mother-lab/beagle mix, Father we think was Aussie. 6 weeks old, blue merle and tri colors. 3 males and 2 females.
319-461-1072

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 9:55 am

Old Currier and Ives dishes for sale. Plates, saucers, salt and pepper, gravy bowl, sugar bowls, berry bowls, and cups.
319-321-3756

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 9:55 am

Compaq-Presario computer, Windows 7, Dual core processor, 2.00 GB Ram, 2.00 GB Physical memory, 3.99 GB Virtual Memory, 2.72GB Available memory – $175.00
319-653-2312

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 9:55 am

Juke Box Wurlizer complete with 300 old 45’s and 60’s oldies – 150 obo
Buyer must load, is very heavy.
Carlos or Joy Parscal, 731 S. 10th Ave, Washington, Ia
319-653-2312

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, July 16th, 2012 at 9:54 am

Industrial Craftsman Table Saw w/attachments – $200
319-217-0788