Archive for July, 2012

Washington Library Events

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 1:24 pm

Title: Washington Library Events
Description: The Washington Library is holding two upcoming events. Thursday July 19th at 12:15 the cast from the Music Man will perform some of the show favorites. On Friday, July 20th, new age pianist, Elijah Bossenbroek will perform his original works at 12:15.
Start Time: 2012-07-20
Date: 2012-07-19

Richland High School Alumni Tea

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 1:23 pm

Title: Richland High School Alumni Tea
Description: Richland High School Alumni Tea will be held Saturday, July 21 from 2-4 pm at the Mother Cabrini Parish Center in Richland.
Date: 2012-07-21

Lions Battle for District Champions

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 7:51 am

The Lone Tree Lions play in their district final tonight against No. 6 Lisbon.

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Demons Beat Fairfield, Face Grinnell Monday

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 7:49 am

The Washington Demons put everything together last night and eliminated Fairfield to move on to round two in sub-state play.

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Washington County Fair to Crown Queen Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Fair is getting ready to kick off tomorrow with the biggest event being the crowning of this year’s Queen.  

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Supreme Court Justice Visits Washington

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The Washington Courthouse had a visitor from Iowa’s highest court yesterday.  

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Local 4-H Members Attend State Youth Conference

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Washington County 4-H members attended the 2012 state 4-H Youth Conference recently and received two challenges.  

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Cruise Night on the Square Tonight

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The Corn Country Cruisers will be in Washington tonight.  

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Campfire Stories Returning to Marr Park Later This Month

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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The Washington County Conservation Board is again offering family entertainment at Marr Park with their “Stories Around the Campfire” program.  

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DNR Begins Lake Odessa Drawdown

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is in the process of lowering water levels at the Lake Odessa Complex.

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Riverside Decision Avoids Easement Fee

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The route for lift station #3 in Riverside has been decided.

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Kalona Optimist Blood Drive Surpasses Goal

Posted: Saturday, July 14th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Drive held in Kalona earlier this week was a success.

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Nancy L. Anderson

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 2:00 pm

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Private family services for 66 year old Nancy L. Anderson of Washington will be held at a later date.  A memorial has been established to the Assembly of God Church.  The Jones-Eden Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Washington Page – Lexi Marek

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Lexi Marek from the 4-H County Council talks about the livestock judging events happening at the Washington County Fair.

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Accident Near Kalona Yesterday Injures Driver

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 9:02 am

An accident near Kalona yesterday afternoon has injured one person. 

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#6 Lisbon One-hits IMS

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 8:16 am

The Lisbon offense got going early while the Lion’s pitching staff held the IMS offense down all night en route to an 8-0 shut out win in the second round of district play at Highland High School Thursday night.

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Washington Takes a Crack at Fairfield in Round One

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 8:15 am

The Washington Demons play their first sub-state playoff game tonight in Oskaloosa against a team that the Demons could not figure out completely in the regular season, Fairfield.

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Lone Tree Advances to District Final

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 8:14 am

The Lone Tree Lions stayed alive in the sub-state playoff’s last night with a 5-2 win over Burlington Notre Dame.

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July 13, 2012

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 8:12 am

Birthday winner — Barbara Wilson of Lone Tree

Drought in Southeast Iowa Becoming Worse

Posted: Friday, July 13th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The National Climatic Data Center has released the most recent drought information and conditions in southeast Iowa are still getting worse.  

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