Archive for February, 2013

Alive After Five

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 8:01 pm

Title: Alive After Five
Description: A Chamber of Commerce Alive After 5 is being held on Tuesday from 5 to 7pm at the chamber building in downtown Washington. This will be a chance to meet chamber staff and chamber board members.
Date: 2013-02-19

It’s Jukebox Saturday Night at the Royal Sock Hop

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 8:01 pm

Title: It\’s Jukebox Saturday Night at the Royal Sock Hop
Description: The St James Royal Ball is being held Saturday, March 16th at the KC Hall in Washington. This dinner and dance goes to benefit St James School. For reservations call Kathleen at 319-863-3806.
Date: 2013-03-16

Annual Turkey Steak Supper

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 7:54 pm

Title: Annual Turkey Steak Supper
Description: The Washington Township Optimists and the Iowa Mennonite School Alumni Association is hosting the annual Turkey Steak Supper on Saturday, March 9th in the IMS gymnasium from 4:30 to 7pm. Proceeds go to support the two organizations efforts. For tickets call 656-2073.
Date: 2013-03-09

Wellman Community Blood Drive

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 7:53 pm

Title: Wellman Community Blood Drive
Description: A Wellman Community Blood Drive sponsored by the Rotary Club will be held Monday, March 4th from 1:30 to 6:30 at the Parkside Activity Center. Call Leroy at 319-646-5474 to sign up.
Date: 2013-03-04

Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 1:01 pm

Washington Choral Society Director Mike Jewell talks about tomorrows “An Evening of Love” concert.

Update Given on Initiatives Across County

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 12:00 pm

The initiatives in Washington County focused on improving the health of the community and the people within were showcased last night.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 9:44 am

Female English Bulldogs – $2,300 obo
319-461-5197

FOR RENT

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 9:44 am

House, 2-3 bedroom, appliances included, 2 car garage, 1st month’s rent & deposit
319-653-1768

WANTED

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 9:43 am

3-Wheel Bicycle, call before 8:15 a.m. or after 4 p.m.
319-456-3405

WANTED

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 9:43 am

Wooden beer kegs
Beer memorabilia
55 gal or larger fish tank
319-936-3770

GIVE AWAY

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 9:42 am

Firewood in Crawfordsville, well seasoned
319-330-2689

February 14, 2013

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 9:04 am

Birthday Winner – Dolores Franzen, Washington

State Wrestling Kicks off Today

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 8:30 am

State wrestling kicks off today, and the Washington and Mid-Prairie wrestlers will have a little weight before they kick things off at 7 P.M. tonight.

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Golden Hawks Roll Lady Raiders

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 8:29 am

Another hot start and stellar defensive effort allowed Mid-Prairie to overwhelm visiting CMB in regional semifinal action Wednesday night and post a 59-39 win.

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IMS Starts Post Season Play with HLV on KCII

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 8:29 am

The IMS boy’s basketball team kicks off their post season play tonight when they host HLV- Victor.

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Funding for Outside Entities Decided at Washington Budget Work Session

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Multiple organizations turned out to state their case for additional funding at Tuesday nights Washington budget work session.

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Local Reaction to Olympic Committee Decision

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 6:24 am

Earlier this week the governing body of the Olympic games, the International Olympic Committee, made the decision to drop wrestling from its list of events for the 2020 games and beyond.

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Local Thoughts on Pope Resignation

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Earlier this week Pope Benedict XVI resigned his position as leader of the Catholic Church.

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Washington County Opts Out of Confinement Master Matrix

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources reports that 88 counties notified the DNR last month that they plan to evaluate construction permit applications and proposed locations for animal confinements by using the master matrix.

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Snowfall to Date Well Under Historic Average

Posted: Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 6:23 am

While snowfall is well below normal, rainfall is actually above average as we reach mid-February.

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