Archive for October, 2012

IMS Hosts Last Game of the Season

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 at 8:29 am

IMS plays their last home volleyball match of the season tonight against Pekin.

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Sigourney Beats HLV in Three

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 at 8:28 am

Sigourney beat HLV in three sets last night, capping off their regular season.

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WMU Plays Final Regular Season Match Against Wapello

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 at 8:28 am

Winfield- Mt. Union plays their last regular season match tonight against Wapello.

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Candidates Forum Held Last Night

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Candidates seeking elected positions spoke at a forum last night in Washington.  

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ACT Registrations Open

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Registrations are available for Washington students wishing to sign up for the next round of ACT tests.  

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Dental Hygiene Program Highlighting New Campaign

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 at 6:26 am

A new way to teach children to brush their teeth is being highlighted during National Dental Hygiene Month.  

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Mid-Prairie Elementary Schools Raise Money for Cancer Research

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 at 6:25 am

During the month of September, students at Mid-Prairie Elementary schools were able to turn their spare change into cancer research.

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4-H Week Continues with Focusing on the Heart

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 at 6:24 am

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This week is National 4-H Week and Washington County is continuing to celebrate the 4‑H youth who have made an impact in the community.  

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Wellman Offers Way to Get Rid of Fall Yard Waste

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Wellman makes it easy for you to get rid of any unwanted yard waste.

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Plans for Columbus Junction Levee Project Approved

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The specifications for the proposed levee project in Columbus Junction have been approved.

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Alive After Five Celebrating Business Anniversary

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 at 6:21 am

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A Washington business is hosting an event tonight to celebrate their anniversary.  

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Ghost of a Chance

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 at 3:53 am

Title: Ghost of a Chance
Description: Washington Community Theater\’s production of Ghost of a Chance will open on Friday at the Washington Community Center. Performances are October 12th and the 13th at 7:30 p.m.; October 14th at 2:30 p.m.; and October 18th through the 20th at 7:30 p.m. Adults are $10, students are $5. You can check availability by calling the theatre box office at 319-653-5275.
Date: 2012-10-12

Abandoned Towns of Louisa County

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 at 3:52 am

Title: Abandoned Towns of Louisa County
Description: The Louisa County Historical Society’s October meeting will be held at 2 pm on Sunday, October 21st at the Louisa County Heritage Center. Deb Olson will present the program “Abandoned Towns of Louisa County”
Date: 2012-10-21

Ribeye Steak Sandwich Meal

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 at 3:52 am

Title: Ribeye Steak Sandwich Meal
Description: Residents for a Better Richmond is sponsoring a Ribeye Steak Sandwich Meal on Saturday, October 20 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at the Richmond AmVets Post 107. Carry out will be available.
Date: 2012-10-20

Wayland Mennonite Church Fall Festival

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 at 3:51 am

Title: Wayland Mennonite Church Fall Festival
Description: Wayland Mennonite Church’s MYF will host a fall festival on Sunday, October 28th at the WACO Secondary Schools gym from noon until 3pm. There will be a silent auction, hay rides, games, crafts, a meal starting at noon and much more. All proceeds help with the youth group attend a summer convention.
Date: 2012-10-28

Nina M. Bontrager Yoder

Posted: Monday, October 8th, 2012 at 10:57 pm

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Memorial services for 94 year old Nina M. Bontrager Yoder of Kalona will be held at 11:00 Thursday at the East Union Mennonite Church in rural Kalona.

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Jaynane Lillig

Posted: Monday, October 8th, 2012 at 5:36 pm

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Funeral Mass for 69 year old Jayne Lillig of Iowa City will be held at 11:00 on Friday at Holy Trinity Parish – St. Mary Catholic Church in Keota.

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Gary D. Karr

Posted: Monday, October 8th, 2012 at 2:21 pm

Funeral services for 70 year old Gary D. Karr of Wayland will be held at 10:30 Thursday at the Church of Jesus Christ Latter Day Saints in Washington.  

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Evelyn P. Roth

Posted: Monday, October 8th, 2012 at 12:01 pm

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Funeral services for 90 year old Evelyn P. Roth of Mt. Pleasant formerly of Wayland will be held at 11:30 Thursday at the Wayland Mennonite Church.  

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Jack Erwin

Posted: Monday, October 8th, 2012 at 11:58 am

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Celebration of life services for 77 year old Jack Erwin of Crawfordsville will be held at 10:30 Wednesday at the United Church of Crawfordsville.  

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