Archive for February, 2013

IMS Survives Scare; Collects District Title

Posted: Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 at 8:30 am

The #11 IMS boys captured their fourth district title in the last five years, but it came with some nailbiting late in a 58-53 win over Lynnville-Sully at Mid-Prairie Friday night.

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Lone Tree Advances to Sub-State Final, Faces Dunkerton

Posted: Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 at 8:29 am

The Lone Tree Lions played for a district Championship last night and was the second of three teams to do it, beating Preston 57-46.

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Sigourney Wins, Plays Danville for Chance at State

Posted: Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 at 8:28 am

Sigourney is the third and final team that won a district title last night by beating Moulton-Udell 64-46.

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Washington Organizations Looking For Your Input

Posted: Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 at 6:26 am

With the annual Washington Chamber of Commerce, Main Street Washington and WEDG dinner coming up March 18th, they would like your input.

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County Corn Yield Statistics Released

Posted: Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 at 6:25 am

The US Department of Agriculture has released its statistics on the 2012 corn yield by county.

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Mid-Prairie Girl’s Basketball Team Sendoff Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 at 6:24 am

Before the game on Tuesday, Mid-Prairie School District will hold a sendoff for the girl’s basketball team.

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Washington Country Resident Donates Winnings to School District

Posted: Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 at 6:23 am

Washington County Resident Roger Buckingham was named the 2013 Washington County winner of Monsanto’s America’s Farmers Grow Communities Award.

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Kalona Budget Ready to Submit Following Hearing

Posted: Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 at 6:22 am

With the budget hearing completed, Kalona will now submit their final budget for the next fiscal year to the state.

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Spreading Prevention Awareness During Heart Health Month

Posted: Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 at 6:21 am

With the high level of preventable deaths and the rising costs of treating the diseases, this month has been recognized as Heart Health Month.

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Ron Plate

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 4:47 pm

Funeral services for 63 year old Ron Plate of Hedrick

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Washington Page

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 1:01 pm

FFA Advisor and Agricultural Education Instructor at Washington High School, Duane Van Winkle talks about how Washington celebrates FFA Week

District Championships Rescheduled for Tonight. Lone Tree’s Game will be played at Wilton

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 8:30 am

The district Championship basketball games that were scheduled for last night were all postponed and rescheduled for tonight.

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IMS Girls Grab Two All Conference Players

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 8:29 am

The Southeast Iowa Superconference All-Conference teams have been released, and KCII will release them in the coming weeks, starting with IMS today.

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Pilot Arrested at Local Airport Tuesday

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 6:27 am

Homeland security officials tell KCII News that a pilot was arrested at the Washington airport, after police found marijuana on board his plane.

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Roads in Washington in Good Shape Following Winter Weather

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 6:26 am
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After a day of work, roads in Washington County are in good shape.

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Washington Schools Purchase New Maintenance Truck

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 6:24 am

The Washington School District has purchased a new truck to help with maintenance around the district.

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Program to Show Importance of Feed Sacks During Great Depression

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 6:23 am

A program Saturday will explain the ways feed sacks played an important part in Iowans daily lives more than 80 years ago.

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Washington Celebrates FFA Grade

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 6:23 am

This past week Washington High School has celebrated Future Farmers of America, the largest student organization in the United States.

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Extension Office Hosts Garden Project Meeting

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 6:22 am

4H’ers interested in presenting garden projects are invited to attend an information meeting Saturday March 2nd at 9AM at the Washington County Extension Office.

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Hy-Vee Recognized for Achievements in Technology

Posted: Friday, February 22nd, 2013 at 6:21 am

The Technology Association of Iowa has announced the finalists for the 2013 Prometheus Awards.

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