Archive for December, 2012

Angela Marie Harrison

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 1:48 pm
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Celebration of life service for 18 year old Angela Marie Harrison of Washington will be held at 1pm Thursday at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home.

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Clarence E. Witthoft

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 1:38 pm
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Celebration of life service for 93 year old Clarence E. Witthoft of Washington will be held at 10 Thursday morning at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home.

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Accident Sends One to Hospital, Another to Jail

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 1:29 pm

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One person was sent to the hospital, another to jail, after a late night accident.

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Broken Gas Line Reported Cause of Mt Pleasant House Fire

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 10:21 am

Over 20 firefighters responded to an afternoon house fire in Henry County yesterday.

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IMS Ranks Top of Iowa for Offense

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 8:30 am

The IMS boy’s basketball team carried a 7-1 record into the break off of 590 points for the first half of the season.

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IMS Girls Work on Screens for Success

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 8:30 am

The IMS girl’s team has had some struggles in the first half of their season, going 3-8.

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December 31, 2012

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 8:10 am

Birthday Winner – Mary Grant, 78 Years, Sigourney

Johnson County Accident Claims Life of Washington Woman

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 7:51 am

A fatal head-on collision involving a Washington resident occurred yesterday in Johnson County.

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Washington City Council meets Wednesday

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Washington City Council could take final action on creating a sidewalk cafe ordinance at their meeting Wednesday evening.

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Next Year’s City Budget Begins to Take Shape

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 6:24 am

The next year of spending is at the beginning stages of development in the city of Washington.

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New Years Closings

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 6:24 am

Many local organizations will keep their doors closed tomorrow as we ring in the New Year.

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Washington County Veterans Affairs Recognized for Honor Flight Efforts

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 6:23 am

Eastern Iowa Honor Flight recently recognized Washington County Veterans Affairs for the work they did in organizing the Washington County trip.

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Keota Fire Planning Training Exercise for New Year

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Keota Fire Department is planning a training exercise for the New Year.

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New 4-H Program Participants Plan Event

Posted: Monday, December 31st, 2012 at 6:21 am

A program that’s new to Washington County 4-H is showing the fruits of its labor this week.

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Eric Slagel

Posted: Sunday, December 30th, 2012 at 3:47 pm

A Celebration of Life for 65 year-old Eric J. Slagel will be at 11am on Friday at the Sugar Creek Mennonite Church in rural Wayland.

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Washington County Veterans Affairs Recognized for Honor Flight Efforts

Posted: Sunday, December 30th, 2012 at 6:24 am

Eastern Iowa Honor Flight recently recognized Washington County Veterans Affairs for the work they did in organizing the Washington County trip.

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New Years to Affect Garbage Pickup in Washington

Posted: Sunday, December 30th, 2012 at 6:22 am

With the holiday this week, garbage pickup days will be a different for some people in the City of Washington.

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Wildcat Boys Basketball Practicing for First Win of the Year

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Columbus Junction boy’s basketball team finished the first half of their season still looking for that first win.

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Columbus Girls Look to Keep Up the Winning Streak

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Columbus Junction girl’s basketball team had a rough start to the first half of their season, but caught on winning three in a row to close it out, after losing five in a row prior.

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Investigation into Stolen Street Sign Underway

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 8:13 am

The Henry County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of a street sign in the county.

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