Archive for January, 2013

Drought Persists Through Winter

Posted: Monday, January 14th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The National Weather Service says drought conditions have changed very little over the last month.  

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Jean Moore Conry

Posted: Sunday, January 13th, 2013 at 1:16 pm

Celebration of life services for 87 year-old, Jean Moore Conry of Washington, formerly of Ainsworth will be at 10:30am Wednesday at the Ainsworth Community Church.

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January 13, 2013

Posted: Sunday, January 13th, 2013 at 7:55 am

Birthday Winner – Jim Eubanks of Noble

No Anniversary Winners

More Discussion on Richmond Lagoon Project Expected

Posted: Sunday, January 13th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Continued discussion on the situation in Richmond is expected at Tuesday’s Washington County board meeting.

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Change to Washington’s Construction Fees

Posted: Sunday, January 13th, 2013 at 6:24 am

Fees for electrical, plumbing, and mechanical construction in Washington would change under a new fee schedule drafted for the city council to consider.

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Soybean Association Ambassador Team Includes Local Farmer

Posted: Sunday, January 13th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Among the 21 Iowa Soybean Association Farm and Food Ambassador Team members is a farmer from Keota.

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IMS Holding Halftime Activities for Area Youth

Posted: Sunday, January 13th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Iowa Mennonite School is offering area youth a unique chance to play basketball in front of a big crowd.

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Caregivers Support Group Meets

Posted: Sunday, January 13th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A monthly caregiver’s support group will meet Thursday in Washington.

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Shed Fire in Rural Washington County

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 6:58 pm

Local fire departments were called to a shed fire this evening.

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Annual Grand Lunch Chili Supper

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 3:06 pm

Title: Annual Grand Lunch Chili Supper
Description: The Keokuk Lions Annual Grand Lunch Chili Supper is being held February 1st from 11am to 6:30pm at the First Christian Church. For more information call 319-524-6334.
Date: 2013-02-01

Ranked 4A Match-up Tonight For Washington Girls

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The No. 9 Washington Demon girl’s team will face No. 15 Oskaloosa tonight.

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Demon Boys Host Iowa City Regina Tonight

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington boy’s will host Iowa City Regina tonight in basketball.

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Early Effort Earns Mid-Prairie Conference Win

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 8:29 am

The Mid-Prairie girls flipped the switch early in a key Cedar Valley Conference match up with the West Branch Bears Friday night scoring a 46-31 win in Wellman.

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No. 9 Bears Ground Hawks

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 8:29 am

With a workman like performance Friday night in Wellman the #9 ranked West Branch Bears downed the Mid-Prairie boys basketball team 43-31.

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WMU Gets Redemption Over WACO

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 8:28 am

The WMU girl’s beat WACO last night 45-28 in a redemption match.

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WACO Boys Defense Proves Troublesome for WMU

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 8:28 am

The WACO boys beat WMU 59-37 last night.

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Lone Tree Girls Take a Win at IMS

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 8:28 am

The Lone Tree girls got the win over IMS last night after losing their own home game earlier in the year.

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No. 3 Lone Tree Routs No. 10 IMS

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 8:28 am

It was No. 3 Lone Tree versus No. 10 IMS, but Lone Tree put on a show as they came away with the win 72-48.

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Columbus Girls Grab a Low Scoring Win Over Highland

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 8:27 am

The Columbus Junction girl’s defeated Highland last night in a low scoring 28-23 game.

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Legislators Prepare for Session

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 6:25 am

The Iowa state legislature starts the 2013 session on Monday.

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