Archive for January, 2013

Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Drive

Posted: Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 3:23 pm

Title: MRVR Blood Drive
Description: A Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Drive will be held Monday, January 21st from 11am to 4pm at Riverside Casino in Riverside.
Date: 2013-01-21

Demons Fall in First Game Back from Break

Posted: Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon boys ran into a hot Mt. Pleasant team last night and fell 65-38.

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Demon Boys Grab Second Win of the Season

Posted: Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon boy’s basketball team inked their second win of the season last night beating Tipton 54-44.

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No Height, No Problem

Posted: Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon girls squeaked out a win last night 60-57 against Mt. Pleasant.

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Demon Girls Win Despite Injury and Fatigue

Posted: Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demons girl’s basketball team got the win last night over Tipton 46-36.

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Columbus Grabs Win Over Wapello

Posted: Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 8:29 am

Columbus Junction girls got the win over Wapello last night 35-27.

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Two Escapees Arrested in Henry County

Posted: Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 8:17 am

Two Henry County men who escaped a correctional facility in Burlington have been apprehended.

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Meth Testing to be Done Soon at Apartment Building

Posted: Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Testing for harmful chemicals is expected to be done over the next week at an apartment complex where methamphetamine manufacturing materials were found last month.

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Washington Chamber and Main Street Winter Schedule

Posted: Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The Washington Chamber of Commerce and Washington Main Street have a full list of upcoming events they and their members are planning.

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Combined Hunting Fishing License Now Available

Posted: Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 6:23 am

A special license is now available for those who enjoy both hunting and fishing.

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IMS to Improve Technology with Contest Winnings

Posted: Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 6:22 am

In early November Iowa Mennonite School won $50,000 through a nationwide contest, school officials are now looking at where that money will go.

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Tips on Keeping Your Poinsettia Alive After Christmas

Posted: Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A local florist is offering some tips for those that would like to keep their poinsettias alive until next Christmas.

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Marr Park has a Winter Educational Program

Posted: Saturday, January 5th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The Washington County Conservation Board has announced a winter event with a variety of educational programs.

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Friday Night Basketball Scores

Posted: Friday, January 4th, 2013 at 10:15 pm

Washington vs Mt. Pleasant Girls        60-57  Demons win in overtime

Washington vs Mt. Pleasant Boys        38-65   Mt. Pleasant over Demons

John Crawford

Posted: Friday, January 4th, 2013 at 8:56 pm

Memorial Services for 74 year-old John Crawford of Washington, will be held at 11:00 Wednesday (1/9) morning at the Jones and Eden Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 9:30am until the time of the Service Wednesday (1/9) morning at the Jones and Eden Funeral Home. Private family interment will take place in the Elm Grove Cemetery in Washington. Memorials have been established for the American Heart Association. The Jones & Eden Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

11th Annual Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner and Ice Cream Social

Posted: Friday, January 4th, 2013 at 5:16 pm

Title: 11th Annual Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner and Ice Cream Social
Description: The 11th Annual Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner and Ice Cream Social is being held Wednesday, February 6th from 4 to 7pm at the Washington High School.
Date: 2013-02-06

Roberta Mae Plattenberge

Posted: Friday, January 4th, 2013 at 2:31 pm

A memorial service for 87 year old Roberta Mae Plattenberge of Martelle, Ia

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Bryce Lord

Posted: Friday, January 4th, 2013 at 2:26 pm
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Celebration of life services for 91 year old Bryce Lord of Iowa City, formerly of Ainsworth

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, January 4th, 2013 at 1:01 pm

Washington Mayor Sandra Johnson talks about water rate increases, the new Sidewalk Cafe Ordinance, and handicapped parking.

Demon Girls Go to Mt. Pleasant, Vittetoe Out

Posted: Friday, January 4th, 2013 at 8:49 am

The Washington Demon girl’s basketball team will play at Mt. Pleasant tonight for an away game right out of the break.

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