Archive for February, 2013

Demon Boys Finish Season with Loss to Solon

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon boy’s basketball team ended their season last night after losing to Solon 58-40.

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Demon Girls Play for State Tonight Against Xavier

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Washington demon girl’s basketball team plays for a chance to go to state tonight against Cedar Rapids Xavier.

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IMS Hosts BGM in Second Round of Postseason Basketball

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 8:29 am

The IMS boys play their second round game of the postseason tonight when they host BGM.

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Washington School Board May Look for Other Ways to Pay for Boiler

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 6:25 am

After a month of reflection and feedback from the community, the Washington School Board may decide not to go forward with a bond issue.

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Alive After 5 Tonight

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The Chamber’s next Alive After 5 will be held this today at the Chamber office from 5 to 7 p.m.

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WACO Officially Selects New Superintendent

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 6:23 am

WACO School District formally announced the hiring of a new superintendent at last night’s school board meeting.

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Students in Washington County Participating in Wellness Program

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 6:22 am

While adults in the county are busy with the Live Healthy Iowa 10 Week Wellness Challenge, the county’s students are as well.

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Washington High School Students Explore GMO’s

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 6:22 am

What do you know about biotechnology and genetically modified food? Science students at Washington High School want to find out.  

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Main Street Washington Launces New Website

Posted: Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Main Street Washington has launched its new website at www.mainstreetwashington.org.

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Mary Hackert

Posted: Monday, February 18th, 2013 at 8:52 pm

A memorial service for 86 year-old Mary Hackert of Richland will be held on Thursday at the Richland United Methodist Church in Richland.

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Iowa History in a Cloth Bag

Posted: Monday, February 18th, 2013 at 5:53 pm

Title: Iowa History in a Cloth Bag
Description: Michael Zahs will present Iowa History in a Cloth Bag at the Washington Public Library on Saturday, February 23rd at 3pm. The program will explain how the reuse of flour, feed and seed sacks helped Iowans survive the Great Depression and the shortages of World War II. The program is free and open to everyone.
Date: 2013-02-23

Shirley I. Long

Posted: Monday, February 18th, 2013 at 1:35 pm
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Celebration of life services for 82-year-old Shirley I. Long of Washington

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, February 18th, 2013 at 1:01 pm

Lynn Fisher, co-chair of the Washington County Obesity Prevention Task Force, talks about the Healthy Community Coalition Showcase held last week in Washington.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, February 18th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Today we talk with Columbus Community School District Superintendent Marlene Johnson about  a recent school board meeting that involved an update on the building projects and consideration of a student petition.

Mary Ellen Jeffries

Posted: Monday, February 18th, 2013 at 11:23 am

Celebration of life services for 83-year-old Mary Ellen Jeffries of Washington

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Posted: Monday, February 18th, 2013 at 9:33 am

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