Archive for September, 2012

Library Card Signup Month at Kalona Public Library

Posted: Monday, September 17th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The library in Kalona is participating in a national effort to get residents a library card.

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Representatives for Mennonite Colleges at IMS Today and Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, September 17th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Representatives from colleges with similar values will be at Iowa Mennonite School today and tomorrow.

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4-H New Year Kickoff Party Tonight

Posted: Monday, September 17th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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An event for youth in fourth through twelfth grades is happening tonight.  

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Sewer Contract Discussion to Continue This Week

Posted: Sunday, September 16th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Discussion is continuing this week about the Richmond and Rubio sewer contracts in Washington County.  

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Honor Flight This Week

Posted: Sunday, September 16th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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Washington County and surrounding area veterans are making final preparations for their trip to Washington, DC this week.  

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Mid-Prairie Students Responding Well to Mile of Pennies Fundraiser

Posted: Sunday, September 16th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Students at Mid-Prairie elementary schools are responding well to a fundraising challenge.

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Informational Meeting on Kalona FEMA Mapping Set

Posted: Sunday, September 16th, 2012 at 6:25 am

An informational meeting on FEMA mapping in Kalona has been set.

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Washington Drops a Homecoming Heartbreaker

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demons had a tough game ahead of them on paper last night, but played Marion to the final gun.

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Golden Hawks Move to 2-0 In District

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 8:29 am

Mid-Prairie kept their perfect mark in district play intact Friday night in Wellman with a 37-8 win over Louisa-Muscatine.

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WACO Wins Big Over Van Buren

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 8:28 am

WACO came out big winners over Van Buren last night 43-6.

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Columbus Junction Falls to West Liberty

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 8:27 am

Columbus Junction dropped a game to West Liberty 56-22 on Friday.

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Washington Resident Arrested After Police Chase

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 7:19 am

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A Washington resident who led police on a brief chase early this morning has been arrested.  

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Recent Study Shows Strokes Can Cause Disability

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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A recent study shows that a mini stroke can lead to a serious disability and doctors frequently say those strokes are too mild to treat.  

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Washington Homecoming Celebrations

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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As heard live on KCII yesterday afternoon, Matthew Bump and Jenny Seubert were crowned the 2012 Washington Homecoming King and Queen.  

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Workshop Being Offered to Teach New Theater Play Directors

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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A workshop is being held this weekend to offer training for current and future play directors.  

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Discussion on Refinancing Continues

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Refinancing and the 2012 street improvements will be the focus of tomorrows City Council meeting in Kalona.

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Henry County Conducts Seatbelt Survey

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Henry County Sheriff’s Office is continuing its effort to keep motorists safe.

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Open Houses at Washington County Historical Sites Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Your chance to tour Washington County’s historical sites is this weekend.

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Books Needed For Annual Fundraiser

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 6:22 am

New and used books are being collected for an annual fundraiser later this month.  

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Learn at Lunch Event Focusing on New Regional Center

Posted: Saturday, September 15th, 2012 at 6:21 am

A lunch time meeting is Monday focusing on the new regional center for Washington.  

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