Archive for January, 2013

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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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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City Could Strengthen Bill Late-Payment Rules

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The City of Washington might decide to get tougher about timely payments for water bills.

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Peak of Flu Season Yet to Come

Posted: Saturday, January 12th, 2013 at 6:24 am

While flu season hits its peak on the East Coast and in the South, the worst may be yet to come in southeastern Iowa.

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