Archive for January, 2013

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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Caregivers Support Group Meeting

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 3:08 pm

Title: Caregivers Support Group Meeting
Description: The Caregivers Support Group Meeting is being held Thursday, January 17th at 2pm at Halcyon House. Everyone is welcome. For more information call 653-2661.
Date: 2013-01-17

Winfield Easter Cantata Rehearsals

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 3:07 pm

Title: Winfield Easter Cantata Rehearsals
Description: Weekly rehearsals for the Winfield Easter Cantata will begin Sunday, January 20 at 4 p.m. at the Winfield Presbyterian Church. The choir is open to all area singers. Performances are on Palm Sunday, March 24 and on Good Friday, March 29. For more information call 319-257-3286.
Date: 2013-01-20

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

Diabetes Support Group Meeting

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

Title: Diabetes Support Group Meeting
Description: The Washington County Hospital Diabetes Support Group will meet Tuesday from 9-10am in the Robert Nicola conference room at the hospital. Guest speaker will be Pharmacist Katie Mitchell. All persons with diabetes or their family members are invited to attend. Cost is free. For more information on the free event call 863-2030
Date: 2013-01-15

4-H Skating Party

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 3:05 pm

Title: 4-H Skating Party
Description: The Washington 4-H County Council will host a 4-H Skating Party on Sunday, January 27th at the Wellman Skating Rink for 4-Hers, their families and friends. Youth in grades K through 3rd are encouraged to come at 1pm to get a hang of skating. Skating will be open for all ages from 1:30 to 3:30.
Date: 2013-01-27

Super Bowl Sunday Pork Loin Dinner

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 3:05 pm

Title: Super Bowl Sunday Pork Loin Dinner
Description: The Packwood Lions Super Bowl Sunday Pork Loin Dinner is being held Sunday, February 3rd from 11 to 1pm in the Packwood Community Room. A free will offering will go to help sponsor a camping trip.
Date: 2013-02-03

MLK Day of Action

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 3:03 pm

Title: MLK Day of Action
Description: An MLK Day of Action Alive After 5 is being held on Monday, January 21st from 5 to 7pm at Hamakua Place. The public is invited to make cards of thanks with words or drawings that reflect King’s message. The cards will be given to local police, EMT, firemen and other emergency management personnel.
Date: 2013-01-21

Washington County Legislative Briefings

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 3:03 pm

Title: Washington County Legislative Briefings
Description: The first Washington Chamber of Commerce Legislative Briefing is being held on Saturday from 10 to noon at the Washington County Courthouse. The free briefings are open to the public. Contact the chamber for more information.
Date: 2013-01-19

WHS PTO 3rd Annual Cake Auction

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 3:02 pm

Title: WHS PTO 3rd Annual Cake Auction
Description: The Washington High School PTO is holding the 3rd Annual Cake Auction during the basketball game on Friday in the WHS Commons. Proceeds go directly to the WHS PTO scholarship fund. Bidding starts at 5:30.
Date: 2013-01-18

Free Bookbinding Class

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 3:01 pm

Title: Free Bookbinding Class
Description: A free bookbinding class is being offered at the Washington Public Library from 6 to 8pm on Tuesday. Learn how to make handmade books using a variety of techniques. Sign up at the front desk.
Date: 2013-01-15

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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