Archive for December, 2012

Packwood Pancake Breakfast

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 3:52 pm

Title: Packwood Pancake Breakfast
Description: The Packwood Lions Club is holding a pancake, French toast and sausage breakfast on Saturday, January 19th at the Packwood Community Center from 7 to 9:30 am. A free will offering will be accepted.
Date: 2013-01-19

History of Roe Heating

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 3:51 pm

Title: History of Roe Heating
Description: President and 4th generation owner of Roe Heating, Plumbing and Air Conditioning, Mike Roe, will give a presentation on the 100 year old business in the Genealogical Room at the Washington Library at 7pm on Wednesday, January 2nd.
Date: 2013-01-02

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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Local Authorities Take Part in SWAT Training

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:26 am

On Thursday at the Washington High School around 30 members of local law enforcement agencies took part in special weapons and tactics drills.

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Main Street Washington Committee Offers Resources to Area Citizens and Business Owners

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:25 am

The Economic Restructuring Committee of Main Street Washington in conjunction with Main Street Iowa recently presented information to Washington business owners regarding market area within the city and county.

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Washington County Red Kettle Fundraiser Total Exceeds Last Years

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The final count shows Washington County’s red kettle fundraiser exceeded last years total.

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Evaluate Finances Before New Year

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:23 am

With the New Year just around the corner, it’s a good time to look at your families finances.

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ISU Extension Offers Winter Plant Care Advice

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:22 am

With last weeks wintry precipitation the Iowa State University Extension has information on how to maintain your plants during the winter months.

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Winter Safety Tips from Occupational Therapist

Posted: Saturday, December 29th, 2012 at 6:21 am

After any snowfall, everyday activities like getting into your home can be dangerous.

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Helen Paine

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 10:28 pm
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Funeral Services for 88 year-old Helen Ruth Paine of Letts are Wednesday at 1:30 pm at the Letts United Methodist Church.

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Robert N. “Bob” Bruty

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 1:10 pm

Mass of the Resurrection for 74 year old Robert N. “Bob” Bruty of Washington will be held Monday, December 31st at 10:30 at St. James Catholic Church. Visitation will begin at 11am Sunday, December 30th at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 2:30 until 5pm. Prayer Services will be held at 2:30pm at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home. Interment will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Memorials have been established for Paws and More Animal Shelter or the Red Brick School. Online condolences may be sent for Bob’s family through the web at www.jonesfh.com. The Jones & Eden Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Washington Page

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 1:01 pm

Today, the final portion of a three part series with Washington County Hospital and Clinics CEO Dennis Hunger on the Affordable Care Act.

Part 1: http://www.kciiradio.com/2012/12/washington-page-56/

Part 2: http://www.kciiradio.com/2012/12/washington-page-57/

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:55 am

30” LCD TV – $150
319-212-0337

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:54 am

3 drawer chest of drawers – $20
2 shelf stand – $20
319-656-3265

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:54 am

5 Xbox games – $5 apiece or $15 for all 5
319-461-4193

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:54 am

7×15 stock trailer 2 axles – $650
440 Massey snowmobile – $250
Chainsaw sharpener – $75
660-216-3715

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:53 am

13” TV w/VCR – $25
319-653-3472

GIVE AWAY

Posted: Friday, December 28th, 2012 at 8:53 am

Kitchen stove
319-461-0363