Archive for December, 2012

Washington Methodist Church Special Events Today

Posted: Sunday, December 9th, 2012 at 6:21 am

The Washington United Methodist Church has been preparing for several special events for today.

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Richard Snakenberg

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 11:03 pm

Funeral Mass for 57 year-old Richard “Rick” Snakenberg of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Harper will be at 10:30am Tuesday at Holy Trinity Parish – St. Mary Catholic Church in Keota.

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Robert Gonowski

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 7:21 pm

Graveside Services for 72 year-old Robert Gonowski of Riverside will be at 2pm on Saturday (12/15) at the Riverside Public Cemetery.

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Noon Kiwanis Chili Supper

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 5:15 pm

Title: Noon Kiwanis Chili Supper
Description: The Washington Noon Kiwanis is holding a chili supper at the United Presbyterian Church from 4 to 7pm on Thursday, December 27th.
Date: 2012-12-27

Noon Kiwanis Blood Drive

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 5:14 pm

Title: Noon Kiwanis Blood Drive
Description: The Washington Noon Kiwanis is holding a blood drive at the United Presbyterian Church from 1:30 to 6:30pm Thursday, December 20th.
Date: 2012-12-20

Fall Risk Management Seminar

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 5:14 pm

Title: Fall Risk Management Seminar
Description: An “I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get Up!” Fall Risk Management Seminar is being held at the Washington Y Senior Dining at 11:15am. There will be free balance tests and door prizes.
Date: 2012-12-12

Parkview Caring Christmas Food Drive

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 5:13 pm

Title: Parkview Caring Christmas Food Drive
Description: Parkview of Wellman is holding a KCII Caring Christmas Food Drive on Thursday from 4 to 6pm. There will be a wine and cheese bar, Christmas cookie and candy walk and a visit from Santa.
Date: 2012-12-13

Geminid Meteor Shower Viewing

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 5:12 pm

Title: Geminid Meteor Shower Viewing
Description: Louisa County Conservation is holding a star gazing and Geminid meteor shower viewing on Thursday from 6 to 9pm at the Langwood Education Center. Bring a chair, a mug for hot chocolate and dress for the weather.
Date: 2012-12-13

Christmas Eve Service

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 5:12 pm

Title: Christmas Eve Service
Description: Sigourney Christian Church is holding a Christmas Eve service at 9pm. The church is located at 308 South Jefferson.
Date: 2012-12-24

Washington Girls Fight For A Win

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

The Washington girl’s basketball team went to Fairfield and took care of business last night getting the win 44-39.

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Demon Boys Struggle In the Clutch

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

The Washington Demon boy’s struggles continued last night against Fairfield, as they fell 43-38.

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Mid-Prairie Dealt First Loss of the Season

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

Trying to win their third road game in 72 hours and fourth straight overall to open the season, the MidPrairie boys were stopped just short Friday night in Iowa City, falling to Regina 57-54.

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Golden Hawks Suffer Second Straight Setback

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

The #9 ranked Mid-Prairie girls suffered their second straight Cedar Valley Conference loss Friday
night at Iowa City Regina 54-51.

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City Amends Luke’s Sanitation Contract to Include Downtown Recycling Dumpster Pickup

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 6:25 am

In about six weeks, downtown Washington residents will have a large dumpster for depositing recycling.

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Kalona Awaiting Capacity Estimates from DNR

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The City of Kalona will hold off on making a decision regarding a compost area and updated burning ordinance.

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Hamakua Place has Annual Fundraiser Today

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Hamakua Place, Washington’s faith-based youth center, has their fifth annual Christmas Extravaganza fundraiser today.

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Winter Weather Could Begin this Weekend

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 6:23 am

After a mostly calm and mild fall in southeast Iowa, this weekend could prove to be the first dose of winter weather.

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Christmas Concert Tomorrow at IMS

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Iowa Mennonite School’s annual Christmas Concert is this weekend.

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Upcoming Holiday Shipping Deadlines

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The deadlines for shipping packages overseas for the holidays are getting close.

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Special Needs Support Group

Posted: Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 3:28 am

Title: Special Needs Support Group
Location: 1506 5th St., Washington
Description: A support group for parents with special-needs children is starting in Washington. There will be a celebration Monday, December 17 from 11am to 1pm at the old New Oaks Nazarene Church. Call Angie by Monday, December 10 to register: 319-591-8064
Date: 2012-12-17