Archive for November, 2012

Jean A. Hall

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 7:49 pm

Funeral Services for 83 year-old Jean A. Hall of Washington, will be Thursday  at 10:30 AM at the Ainsworth Community Church.

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Maynard J. Smith

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 7:48 pm
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Funeral Services for 72 year-old Maynard J. Smith, formerly of West Liberty and Kalona will be held Thursday, November 15th at 11am at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.

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Marr Park Septic Improvement Ongoing

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 10:27 am

A new septic system at Marr Park near Ainsworth is still in the early stages of work.

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Veterans Day

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 6:27 am

Today is Veterans Day.

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Weight Limit Extension Ends Next Weekend

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Farmers can carry bigger loads from the fields for one more week.

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Kalona Evaluating Burning Ordinance

Posted: Sunday, November 11th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The City of Kalona will be reviewing their burning ordinance following some input from concerned citizens.

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Jake McVey at Parkview Home

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 4:51 pm

Title: Jake McVey at Parkview Home
Description: Jake McVey will be performing a country music program at Parkview Home in Wayland Tuesday, November 13th starting at 10:30am. Everyone is welcome. If you have any questions call Jerilyn at 319-256-2775.
Date: 2012-11-13

Community Thanksgiving Dinner

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 4:50 pm

Title: Community Thanksgiving Dinner
Description: There will be a Community Thanksgiving Dinner at WACO High School from 11am until 1pm on Thursday, November 22nd. There will be turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing and more. Local churches will be providing the food. A freewill offering will benefit a local food pantry. For questions or to RSVP call Tamara at 319-217-2456.
Date: 2012-11-22

Faith’s Got Talent

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 4:50 pm

Title: Faith\’s Got Talent
Description: Faith’s Got Talent is being held Saturday, December 15th at the Faith Baptist Church starting at 7pm. There will be music, puppets, skits and more.
Date: 2012-12-15

Demons Girl’s Basketball Look to Defend Conference

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Washington girl’s basketball team plays their first game next Saturday at the Iowa Hall of pride game against WACO.

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Washington Wrestling Must Travel to Success

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 8:29 am

The Washington Demon wrestling team gets practice started this week, but don’t have their first meet for a couple of weeks.

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Washington Boy’s Basketball Starts Quick

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 8:28 am

The Demon boy’s basketball team starts their practices this week, and will go straight into the Iowa Hall of pride game against WACO in a week.

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2012 Election Sees Big Turnout

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Washington County saw a big turnout at the various precincts Tuesday night.

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Washington Police Chief Recommends Updates for Officer Safety

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 6:25 am
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In the annual report of Washington Police Chief Greg Goodman, two long-term priorities were highlighted.

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Washington City Council Approves New Goals and Reviews Previous Goals

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 6:24 am
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The Washington City Council has now approved a list of five goals they hope to give attention to over the next couple years.  

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Washington County Conservation Board to Plan Celebration and Upcoming Projects

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Washington County Conservation Board is looking ahead to celebrating their 50th year of existence.  

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Veterans Day Observance on Monday

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 6:22 am

A local American Legion will be sponsoring a Veterans Day observance on Monday.

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Drought Continues in Iowa

Posted: Saturday, November 10th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The drought that started this summer persists in the State of Iowa.

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Brighton Business Showcase

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2012 at 3:37 pm

Title: Brighton Business Showcase
Description: Brighton businesses will be showcasing their wares from 9am to noon at the Brighton Community Center.
Date: 11-10-12

New London Man Arrested for OWI

Posted: Friday, November 9th, 2012 at 10:03 am

A New London man is in custody after exceeding the speed limit while under the influence.

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