Archive for November, 2012

Washington Girls Play First Real Game Tonight

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The No. 10 Washington Demons open up regular season play tonight when they travel to Eddyville-Blakesburg.

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Mid-Prairie Opens Up Play Against West Liberty

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 8:29 am

The No. 9 Mid-Prairie girl’s basketball team is in regular season action tonight when they take on West Liberty.

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Book About Washington County Veterans Draws a Crowd

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 6:26 am
Stacks of books did not last long at the book-signing with Larry Cuddeback and Cheyenne Miller

Hundreds of people attended a book-signing event Friday that included some of the Washington County veterans that are featured in it.

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Washington County Board to Discuss Lawsuit in Closed Session

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 6:26 am

A lawsuit brought against the Washington County Board of Supervisors last week will be discussed behind closed doors tomorrow.

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Washington City Council Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Washington City Council is meeting tomorrow instead of Wednesday this week.

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Food Drive in Downtown Washington Today

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Big Red Radio will be in town today, collecting donations for local food shelves.

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Stewart Elementary School Principal Reports on the School Year

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The principal at Stewart Elementary School in Washington says that the school year has been going well so far.  

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Mid-Prairie 7th Graders Attending STEM Event

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 6:22 am

It’s never too early to start thinking about a future career and tomorrow some local 7th graders will learn that first hand.

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Head-on Collision South of Washington

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 at 8:35 pm

Multiple people are injured after a head-on collision south of Washington.

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Geraldine Leonhard

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 at 8:20 pm

Funeral Services for 92 year-old Geraldine ‘Gerri’ Leonhard of  Columbus Junction will be Wednesday at 2 PM at the United Presbyterian Church in Columbus Junction.

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Elsie B. Huber

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 at 7:42 pm

Celebration of Life services for 84 year-old Elsie B. Huber of Washington will be at 10 AM Wednesday at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington.

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Ruth Miller

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 at 7:24 pm

Ruth Miller

Funeral Services for 91 year-old Ruth Miller of Wellman will be at 10 AM  Wednesday at the Wellman Mennonite Church.

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Board of Supervisors to Hold Closed Session to Discuss Lawsuit

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 at 6:26 am

A recent lawsuit brought against the Washington County Board of Supervisors will be discussed behind closed doors on Tuesday.

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Washington Veterans’ Book Draws Big Crowd

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Authors of a newly written book that tells stories of local veterans were met with hundreds of people at a book-signing on Friday.

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Washington City Council Holds Early Meeting

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Washington City Council has a change to the usual schedule.  

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City of Riverside to Unveil New Website

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Riverside is giving their website an update.

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School District Awards $35,000 Landscaping Bid

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Washington Community School District has contracted out for work to landscape school grounds.  

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Demon Girls Get the Win Despite Foul Troubles Against WACO

Posted: Saturday, November 17th, 2012 at 10:31 pm

The Washington girl’s basketball team snuck out a win against WACO on Saturday 50-34.

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Washington Boy’s Beat WACO in Iowa Hall of Pride Game

Posted: Saturday, November 17th, 2012 at 10:17 pm

The Washington Demon boy’s basketball team beat WACO in the Iowa Hall of Pride game on Saturday 62-41.

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IMS Girls Fall in Opener

Posted: Saturday, November 17th, 2012 at 9:46 am

The IMS girls opened up the season 48-21 loss on the road against Wapello.

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