Archive for January, 2013

Demon Bowling Falls Twice

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Demon bowling team fell in a meet against Keokuk this weekend.

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Solon Swarms Mid-Prairie

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 8:29 am

In the second half of the rivalry match Saturday in Wellman, Mid-Prairie led early but Solon pulled away in the second half to win 62-40.

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Lady Spartans Hold off Hawks

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 8:29 am

Defenses dominated as Solon beat the #8 Mid-Prairie girls basketball team 49-46 Saturday in overtime in Wellman.

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Mid-Prairie Wrestlers Take Third At Conference Meet

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 8:29 am

The Mid-Prairie wrestling team took third place at the Cedar Valley Conference meet Saturday at West Branch.

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Mediapolis Claims SEISC Wrestling, Columbus Second

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 8:28 am

The Southeast Iowa Superconference wrestling meet was on Saturday, and it was Mediapolis who got the win with 302 points.

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Freezing Rain Makes its Way Through Washington County

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 6:24 am

Warmer temperatures today have cleared roadways of accumulated ice.  

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Kalona City Park Improvements Focus for 2013

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Kalona will turn its attention to the city park this year.

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State Funded Program to Fill Void Left by Workforce Development Office Closings

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 6:23 am

A new resource is available at area libraries that will help with anything from test prep to basic computer skills.

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Saint James Kicks Off Catholic Schools Week

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 6:23 am

This is Catholic Schools Week.

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Four Mid-Prairie Speech Groups Heading to State

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A large group of Mid-Prairie students are heading to the state speech competition.

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Ag Weed, Insect and Plant Disease Management Course

Posted: Monday, January 28th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The Washington County Extension Office is taking registrations for commercial pesticide applicators interested in a continuing instructional course.  

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City Budget Meeting

Posted: Sunday, January 27th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The Washington City Council has begun their work on the annual budget.  

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10 Week Wellness Challenge Begins Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, January 27th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Washington County is taking part in Live Healthy Iowa’s 10 Week Wellness Challenge.

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Lincoln Conferences

Posted: Sunday, January 27th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Parents of students at Lincoln Elementary school have a chance to speak one-on-one with teachers this week.

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Kalona City Park Improvements Focus for 2013

Posted: Sunday, January 27th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Kalona will turn its attention to the city park this year.

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Catholic Schools Week Begins

Posted: Sunday, January 27th, 2013 at 6:22 am

The Catholic Elementary School in Washington has started their celebration of Catholic Schools Week.

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Hillsboro Man Arrested Following Accident

Posted: Saturday, January 26th, 2013 at 8:59 am

An evening accident led to the public intoxication arrest of a Hillsboro man yesterday.

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Demon Girls Fall in Conference Play

Posted: Saturday, January 26th, 2013 at 8:45 am

The Washington Demon girls fell in conference play last night for the first time in two years

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Slow Second Half for Demon Boys Leads to Loss

Posted: Saturday, January 26th, 2013 at 8:45 am

The Demon boys fell to Keokuk 67-46.

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Mid-Prairie Gets Back to Winning Ways

Posted: Saturday, January 26th, 2013 at 8:44 am

The Mid-Prairie girls righted the ship quickly following Tuesday’s conference loss at Durant by posting an impressive 51-36 win over conference foe North Cedar Friday night in Wellman.

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