Archive for December, 2012

Three Public Hearings at this Week’s Board Meeting

Posted: Sunday, December 16th, 2012 at 6:26 am

This weeks Washington County board meeting will include multiple public hearings.

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Bad Start to Flu Season

Posted: Sunday, December 16th, 2012 at 6:25 am

Flu season is in full swing in Iowa and is shaping up to be much worse than last year.

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Work on Cafe Ordinance Continues

Posted: Sunday, December 16th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Washington City Council continues their work this week on a possible new sidewalk cafe ordinance.

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Grant to Fund Chamber Study

Posted: Sunday, December 16th, 2012 at 6:23 am

The Washington Chamber of Commerce will be working with city and county leaders to determine how to work together to market local communities to others.

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Santa’s Hours Today

Posted: Sunday, December 16th, 2012 at 6:22 am

For those people wanting to get Christmas wish lists to Santa, he is in Washington today and next weekend.

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Demon Boys Get Twenty from Roder, but Fall To West Branch

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 9:50 pm

The Washington Demon boy’s struggles continue as they fell to West Branch 49-37.

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Make it Four for the Demon Girls

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 9:49 pm

The Washington Demon girls got the win Saturday against West Branch 43-35.

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Walk Thru the New Testament

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 4:03 pm

Title: Walk Thru the New Testament
Description: Lower Deer Creek Mennonite Church is presenting a Walk Thru the New Testament seminar and a Kids in the Bible seminar on Saturday, January 26th from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Iowa Mennonite School. Call (319) 656-2076 for more information.
Date: 2013-01-26

United Church of Faith Dinner

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 3:52 pm

Title: United Church of Faith Dinner
Description: The United Church of Faith in Keota is holding a dinner on Sunday, December 30th from 11am to 1pm. They’ll be serving ham balls, cheesy potatoes, salad and more. For carry-outs call 641-636-3825 ahead of time. A free will offering will be accepted.
Date: 2012-12-30

Candleight Communion and A Christmas Cantata

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 3:51 pm

Title: Candleight Communion and A Christmas Cantata
Description: First Christian Church in Washington is holding a Candlelight Communion and A Christmas Cantata at 6:30pm on Christmas Eve.
Date: 2012-12-24

Church of God Christmas Dinner

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 3:50 pm

Title: Church of God Christmas Dinner
Description: A Christmas dinner is being held on Christmas Day from noon to 2pm at the Church of God. The meal of turkey, ham and all of the trimmings is free and open to everyone. Reservations are appreciated call 319-653-2946, 319-694-5420 or 319-653-5678. Carry outs and delivery will be available.
Date: 2012-12-25

Washington Girls Score from Downtown

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon girls came out winners last night against Keokuk, 58-51.

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Demons Clutch Not Enough

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon boys fell to Keokuk last night after a rough first half 44-41.

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Mid-Prairie Makes it Two Straight

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 8:29 am

The Mid-Prairie girls have posted back to back wins after knocking off Durant 46-35 Friday night in Wellman.

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Mid-Prairie Boys Stay Perfect at Home

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 8:29 am

The Mid-Prairie boys used the 4th quarter to pull away from Durant to capture a 60-42 Cedar Valley Conference win Friday night in Wellman.

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Lady Wolves Top IMS

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 8:28 am

A big first quarter helped Winfield-Mt. Union to a 52-37 girls basketball win over IMS Friday night in Winfield.

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Huge 3rd Quarter Leads to IMS Win

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 8:28 am

The IMS boys led throughout in a 71-32 conference win over Winfield-Mt. Union on the road Friday night.

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WACO Boys Cruise Against Columbus Junction

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 8:27 am

The WACO boys got a win last night over Columbus Junction 58-34.

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Columbus Gets Big Night from Pretz

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 8:27 am

Columbus Junction girls beat WACO last night 42-38.

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Max M White Jr

Posted: Saturday, December 15th, 2012 at 7:23 am
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Celebration of life services for 85 year old Max M White Jr of Washington, formerly of Ainsworth is being held at 1pm Sunday at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at noon Saturday at the funeral home where the family will receive friends from 2 to 5pm. Interment will take place at the Oregon Township Cemetery in Ainsworth with military honors conducted by Ainsworth American Legion Post 351 and Washington American Legion Post 29.  In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to Hospice of Washington County or Wounded Warrior Project (www.woundedwarriorproject.org).  Online condolences may be sent for Max’s family through the web at www.jonesfh.com.