Archive for December, 2012

Mid-Prairie Basketball is Canceled for Tonight

Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2012 at 8:30 am

Both the boys and girl’s games for Mid-Prairie tonight against Solon have been canceled due to the weather.

Severe Winter Weather Predicted

Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2012 at 7:01 am

Meteorologists are forecasting heavy snowfall and blizzard like conditions today.

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Sheriff Talks Winter Driving Safety

Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2012 at 6:26 am

With southeast Iowa experiencing it’s first winter weather event of the year Washington County Sheriff Jerry Dunbar has information for those who may be out traveling on area roadways.

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Project Note Approved for Rubio Project

Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2012 at 6:25 am

After a lengthy public hearing, a project note for the halted Rubio project was approved.

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Superintendent Gets Lay of the Land Before Cancelling Classes

Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2012 at 6:24 am

When there’s winter weather overnight in Washington, making the decision on whether or not to cancel or delay school isn’t as simple as looking out the window.

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County Department Outlines Winter Work

Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Winter weather seems to have returned to Southeast Iowa, but it’s been a mild season so far.

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WACO Board Approves Plans for Innovative Calendar

Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2012 at 6:23 am

WACO’s Board of Education has endorsed the proposed 4+1 school week.

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Events for Local Service Group Includes Blood Drive Today

Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Despite some weather related schedule changes for others, the local group helping to put together a blood drive today in Washington is still expecting that event to happen.

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Washington School District Considers Options on Boiler

Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2012 at 6:21 am

Following its last inspection, Washington School District administrators were informed that the boiler at the former Junior High complex has no more life left and it would not pass another annual inspection. With that information the Washington School Board’s discussion at Wednesday night’s meeting centered around a plan for improvements to the system.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 1:01 pm

Following an inmate’s death, we talk to Washington County Sheriff Jerry Dunbar about safety precautions and guidelines that are followed at the Washington County Jail.

First Winter Weather Alert Sent by Washington Emergency Notification System

Posted: Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 10:15 am

Washington County’s weather alert system has sent out its first winter storm alerts.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 9:17 am

90 lbs of old, soft lead pipe, could be used for fishing weights – $1 per lb. obo
319-461-6456

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 9:16 am

Snow blower, single stage MTD 21″, 4 Cycle, 123CC, excellent condition – $150.00
319-461-1196

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 9:16 am

Wooden Headboard with king size bed frame – $20.00
319-461-1196

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 9:16 am

Life sized Dale Earnhardt cardboard cut out – $25
319-863-9403

WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 9:15 am

Tailgate for 1999 Chevy truck
319-430-6371

GIVE AWAY

Posted: Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 9:15 am

Free puppies, mother border collie, father chocolate lab. Approx. 6 weeks old, 2 males and 2 females. Mother was a stray who showed up on our doorstep and had puppies. Great free Christmas gift!
319-256-2332 and leave a message or call in the evening

Demon Boys Get Doubled Up

Posted: Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Washington boy’s team played a game last night that they will want to forget and move on from, as they lost to Ft. Madison 67-30.

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Demons Stay Perfect Wrapping Up First Half

Posted: Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon girl’s Basketball team finished up the first half of their conference season last night beating Ft. Madison 37-16, to go 3-0 in the Southeast Conference.

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Mediapolis Stays Perfect Through Highland

Posted: Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 8:29 am

Highland girls fell to Mediapolis last night 65-27.

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