Archive for October, 2012

Lone Tree Grabs Third at Southeast Iowa Superconference Meet

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Southeast Iowa Superconference cross country meet was held last night, and it was Pekin who took the win, with Lone Tree finishing third with 105 points.

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Highland Wins the Boys Southeast Iowa Superconference

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Southeast Iowa Superconference cross country meet was held last night, and it was Highland who came away with the win for the boys.

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WMU Sweeps School Rival WACO

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 8:28 am

WMU swept WACO last night in volleyball.

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IMS Beats Columbus in Five

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 8:28 am

IMS went five sets with Columbus last night, but came out with the win.

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October 5, 2012

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 8:11 am

Birthday Winner – Ronnie Miller, 73 Years, Webster
Anniversary Winners – Karen & Mark Van De Walle, 10 Years, Kalona

No Rainfall Adds to Drought Conditions

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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With no rainfall received in the last week, drought conditions have worsened across southeast Iowa.  

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Traffic Flow around High School Changing Today

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 6:28 am

A road that has been closed for construction in Washington has since reopened.  

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Unique Washington County Barn Moved to New Location

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 6:27 am

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A uniquely-shaped barn in Washington County has been relocated to the Washington County Fairgrounds.  

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How Do Leaves Change Color?

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 6:26 am

The transition between summer and winter is evident across southeast Iowa.

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Accident near Ainsworth Injures One

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 6:25 am

An accident near Ainsworth has sent one person to the hospital.  

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Mid-Prairie Homecoming Week Draws to a Close

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 6:24 am

After a week of activities and showings of school spirit, Mid-Prairies Homecoming week draws to a close.

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New Commission Formed in Washington

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 6:23 am

A new commission has been formed in the city of Washington to help with a public access cable entity.  

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Library Receives State Accreditation

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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The Washington Public Library has received a special achievement allowing them to be a part of other libraries with the same distinction in the state.  

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Fairfield Man Injured After Being Rear-Ended by Charter Bus

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 6:21 am

A Fairfield man is in the hospital after a car accident in Wapello County.

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Harvest Supper

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 2:23 am

Title: Harvest Supper
Description: The United Church of Crawfordsville is holding a Harvest Supper and Auction on Saturday, October 20th from 4:30 to 6:45 pm. a freewill offering will be accepted for the chicken and biscuits, beefburgers and homemade pies and cakes. The auction starts at 7. Call Donna at 319-658-2366 with questions.
Date: 2012-10-20

Youth Plus After Prom Breakfast

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 2:21 am

Title: Youth Plus After Prom Breakfast
Description: The Youth Plus After Prom Breakfast is being held at the St. Marys Hall in Keota on Sunday, October 21st from 8:30am to noon. There will be pancakes, eggs, muffins and sausage. Proceeds from the free will donation make the After Prom Party possible.
Date: 2012-10-21

Washington Life Chain

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 2:19 am

Title: Washington Life Chain
Description: This Sunday is National Life Chain Sunday. The Life Chain is a peaceful, pro-life public witness. Local pro-life people will be lining up along HW 92 by Sunset Park for the 4th Annual Washington Life Chain. They’ll meet at the Aquatic Center parking lot at 1:30 and will hold the silent witness from 2-3 pm.
Date: 2012-10-07

Cindy A. Tisor Memorial Bowl-A-Thon

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 2:19 am

Title: Cindy A. Tisor Memorial Bowl-A-Thon
Description: The Cindy A. Tisor The Power of Purple Memorial Bowl-A-Thon benefiting Washington County Relay for Life Teams is being held at Melody Lanes in Washington on Saturday, October 27th. Call Sally at 653-4893 or email sallyr@iowatelecom.net with questions or to get a sponsor form.
Date: 2012-10-27

Holy Trinity Fall Dinner

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 2:19 am

Title: Holy Trinity Fall Dinner
Description: The Holy Trinity Fall Dinner is being held in Richmond on Sunday, October 28th from 11am-2pm. The pork loin and beef dinner is $9 for adults, children 5-10 are $3. There will be a country store and raffle and silent auction items.
Date: 2012-10-28

Trick or Treat Around the Square

Posted: Friday, October 5th, 2012 at 2:18 am

Title: Trick or Treat Around the Square
Description: Trick or Treat Around the Square is being held Wednesday, October 31st from 5 to 6. At 4:45 kids will meet at the bandstand and at 5 they will parade around the Washington Square trick or treating at businesses. Free hotdogs, chips and drinks will be served to children in costume afterwards. For more information call the Chamber of Commerce at 319-653-3272.
Date: 2012-10-31