Archive for February, 2013

Ice Fishing Locally

Posted: Saturday, February 2nd, 2013 at 6:23 am

While there aren’t many big lakes in the area, there are plenty of fishing holes to keep local anglers busy this winter.

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Two Workshops for Manure Applicators

Posted: Saturday, February 2nd, 2013 at 6:21 am

Washington County Extension Office has two programs coming up for continuing education for manure applicators.  

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Lending Hands Soup Supper

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 4:47 pm

Title: Lending Hands Soup Supper
Description: A Soup Supper is being held Monday, March 4th from 5 to 7pm at Lending Hands in Washington. Adults are $8, children under 10 are $4. Carry out will be available.
Date: 2013-03-04

Fabulous Formal Sale

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 4:46 pm

Title: Fabulous Formal Sale
Description: The Fabulous Formal Sale is being held Saturday, February 16th in the Washington High School Auxiliary Gym from 9am to 2pm. Gently worn formal dresses, shoes and accessories can be sold or donated at this event. Call Angie at 653-8642 or Aimee at 319-863-3379 for more information.
Date: 2013-02-16

7th Annual RUSH Auction

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 4:46 pm

Title: 7th Annual RUSH Auction
Description: Tickets are available for the 7th Annual RUSH Auction, being held on Saturday, February 23rd from 7 to 9pm at the Two Rivers Lodge near Conesville. Call 319-523-8381 for tickets.
Date: 2013-02-23

West Chester Valentines Dinner

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 4:45 pm

Title: West Chester Valentines Dinner
Description: The West Chester Community Action Team Valentines Dinner is being held Saturday, February 9th from 5 to 7:30pm at the West Chester Community Center. The meal will consist of smoked turkey or ham with trimmings. Cost is $7 per person or $10 for a couple. Entertainment will follow. Bring your own drinks for the dance.
Date: 2013-02-09

Hunter Safety Course

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 4:45 pm

Title: Hunter Safety Course
Description: A hunter safety course is being offered at the Conservation Education Center at Marr Park Tuesday, March 28th from 6 to 9pm. For more information call Kathy at 319-657-2400. Pre-registration is required.
Date: 2013-03-28

Hunter Safety Course

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 4:44 pm

Title: Hunter Safety Course
Description: A hunter safety course is being held Monday, February 25th from 3:30 to 5pm at the Washington Middle School. For information call Jim Cuddeback at 319-863-3091. Pre-registration is required.
Date: 2013-02-25

Washington High School Conferences

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 4:05 pm

Title: Washington High School Conferences
Description: Washington High School is holding parent/teacher conferences on Thursday, February 7th from 4:30 to 8pm in the commons area. Schedules and mid-term grades will be available and parents are encouraged to visit with their student’s teachers.
Date: 2013-02-07

Barn Fire North of Columbus Junction

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 4:05 pm
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Multiple fire departments responded to a fire in rural Louisa County this afternoon.

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Washington Middle School Conferences

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 3:56 pm

Title: Washington Middle School Conferences
Description: Washington Middle School is holding parent teacher conferences on Thursday, February 7th from 4:30 to 8pm. Current grades will be available and parents are encouraged to visit with their child’s teachers. Parents are asked to enter through the south gym doors. Call the middle school office with questions at 653-5414.
Date: 2013-02-07

An Evening of Love

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 3:53 pm

Title: An Evening of Love
Description: The Washington Choral Society is presenting “An Evening of Love” on February, 15th at 7:30 at the West Chester Heritage Center. There will be romantic music, appetizers, coffee, desserts, and a special appearance by Just Us Girls. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Hamakua Place. Tickets are $20 and reservations are required. Call 653-4983 or purchase tickets at Griggs Music.
Date: 2013-02-15

Washington Page

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 1:01 pm

Washington Library Director Debbie Stanton stops by to chat about Fiber Arts February.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today Bob Werson, owner of Tassel Ridge Winery, joins us to talk about Iowa’s wine scene and the annual Tropical Wine Festival held in Des Moines.

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 9:16 am

Hardwood/firewood – $75/pickup load
319-548-2646

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 9:15 am

Twin sized bed frame, well loved but still solid, all wood, no compressed board – $20
319-458-9296, leave message

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 9:15 am

Large La-Z-Boy burgundy recliner
319-653-8010

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 9:14 am

2010 Ford Explorer, 3rd row seat – $20,000
1990 F150 4×4 w/Western snow plow – $2250
319-863-3846

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 9:13 am

Tractor chains, 12 feet long – $75
Truck tire chains
King duplex coal stove w/accessories – $250
660-216-3715

WANTED

Posted: Friday, February 1st, 2013 at 9:12 am

Rear end for Ford truck
319-863-3691