Archive for July, 2012

Mid-Prairie Has Three Players Named to Softball All-State Team

Posted: Friday, July 27th, 2012 at 7:32 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks inked three players as All-Staters this year.

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Washington High School Football Camp Starts Monday

Posted: Friday, July 27th, 2012 at 7:30 am

The Demon football team will hold their football camp for high school students starting this Monday.

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Extreme Drought Conditions Now Reported in Parts of Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, July 27th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The most recent drought information from the National Climatic Data Center shows extreme drought conditions in parts of southeast Iowa.  

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Governor Temporarily Lifts Weight Limit

Posted: Friday, July 27th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Governor Terry Branstad has signed a proclamation that will temporarily help farmers impacted by the drought.  

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City to Hold Waste Water Plant Tours This Spring

Posted: Friday, July 27th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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The city of Washington is in the process of holding an open house for the new waste water treatment plant.  

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Brighton Tire Fire

Posted: Friday, July 27th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The owners of a Brighton business are recovering following a fire that destroyed their shop.

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World Record Attempt in Louisa County Continues Today

Posted: Friday, July 27th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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A world record attempt is currently underway at the Louisa County Fair.

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FSA Authorizes Emergency Grazing of CRP Acres

Posted: Friday, July 27th, 2012 at 6:23 am

In response to the hot weather and drought conditions, the Farm Service Agency has authorized emergency grazing of Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) acres in 25 Iowa Counties.

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Campfire Stories Returning to Marr Park Tonight

Posted: Friday, July 27th, 2012 at 6:22 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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Brinton Film Festival Opens Tonight

Posted: Friday, July 27th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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The 14th Annual Brinton Film Festival is opening tonight.  

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Brighton Tire Fire

Posted: Thursday, July 26th, 2012 at 8:29 pm

The owners of a Brighton business are recovering following a fire that destroyed their shop.

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Washington Page – Angela Widmer

Posted: Thursday, July 26th, 2012 at 11:01 am

Angela Widmer from Crooked Creek Christian Camp finishes her conservation about different upcoming events.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, July 26th, 2012 at 9:27 am

2010 Camaro SS Sport 16k miles
1974 Cadillac Convertible 50k miles
319-461-6757

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, July 26th, 2012 at 9:26 am

2 Zebco fishing poles and tackle box – $25
319-461-1775

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, July 26th, 2012 at 9:26 am

Trailer Hitch for Buick Century – $50
319-653-4059

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, July 26th, 2012 at 9:26 am

Rain/Burn Barrels
Used Windows
319-461-5720

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, July 26th, 2012 at 9:25 am

Corner Shower – $175
319-541-6676

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, July 26th, 2012 at 9:25 am

Very nice drum set with Sabian cymbals – $500 obo
319-728-3138

YARD SALE

Posted: Thursday, July 26th, 2012 at 9:24 am

1-1/2 Miles North of Keota off G26, near the rural water tower. Follow signs.
“Biker”/”Western”/Eagles/Wolves/Dragons; jewelry, misc. gifts & housewares from Freedom to Imagine at reduced prices.

GARAGE SALE

Posted: Thursday, July 26th, 2012 at 9:24 am

429 South Third, Washington
Friday 7/27, 11am to 6pm; Saturday 7/28 8am to 1pm
250 VHS/DVD movies, like new–CD’s, Books, Computer Games, misc.