Archive for March, 2013

WANTED

Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 at 8:54 am

Unwanted junk, scrap and air conditioners of all kinds
319-461-2013 or 319-461-1657

WANTED

Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 at 8:54 am

8 bolt 16.5 truck rims or set of steel 16″ 8 bolt Chevy rims
319-471-6990

March 25, 2013

Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 at 8:50 am

Birthday Winner – Donna Fletcher, Crawfordsville

Anniversary Winners – Brandi & Brian Cave, 7 Years, Keota

Soccer Hopes to Have Good Weather for Start of Season

Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The soccer season kicks off this week with the Washington boys playing Fairfield-Maharishi on Tuesday, and Mid-Prairie boys playing at Wapello on Thursday.

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Another Day, Another Canceled Track Meet

Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The track and field meet at West Burlington has been canceled for tonight due to the weather, and the girl’s meet tomorrow has been canceled.

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Area Roads Slick

Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 at 6:40 am

Roads are icy and snow covered in areas says JP VanSickle, Washington County Maintenance Superintendent.

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Relay for Life Hits $1 Million Mark

Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Relay for Life is celebrating a milestone tomorrow evening.

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$2,500 Given to Show Barn Extension

Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 at 6:24 am

The Washington 4-H County Council presented at $2,500 donation to the Washington County Fair Board Association.

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Prairie Fire Scheduled at Marr Park

Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 at 6:24 am

A prairie burn at Marr Park is scheduled for Friday, April 5th.

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Hunter Safety Class Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Anyone born after January 1st, 1972 is required by law to complete a hunter safety course before getting a hunting license.

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Iowa Severe Weather Awareness Week Begins Today

Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Today begins Iowa’s Severe Weather Awareness Week, which is meant to improve awareness of and response to severe weather hazards.

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Kalona Preparing for West Drainage Ditch Study

Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 at 6:22 am

As part of their flood mitigation plan, Kalona will do a detailed study on the west drainage ditch, also known as Salvesen Creek.

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Local Pastor to Discuss the Philippines

Posted: Monday, March 25th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A local pastor will present a program this evening that will shed some light on his background and his life experiences.

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Local Students’ Artwork in Gallery

Posted: Sunday, March 24th, 2013 at 6:25 am

High school students from Columbus, Highland, IMS, Lone Tree, Louisa-Muscatine, Mediapolis, Pekin, WACO, Wapello and Winfield-Mt. Union have select pieces of artwork on display at the 2013 Southeast Iowa Super Conference Art Show at Iowa Wesleyan College in Mt. Pleasant.

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Kalona Preparing for West Drainage Ditch Study

Posted: Sunday, March 24th, 2013 at 6:24 am

As part of their flood mitigation plan, Kalona will do a detailed study on the west drainage ditch, also known as Salvesen Creek.

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Lloyd Van Winkle Jr

Posted: Saturday, March 23rd, 2013 at 3:31 pm

Funeral Services for 85 year-old Lloyd Van Winkle Jr. of Iowa City are 11:00 a.m.Tuesday at the Yoder-Powell Funeral Home in Kalona.

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Crawfordsville Fire Pancake Breakfast

Posted: Saturday, March 23rd, 2013 at 2:30 pm

Title: Crawfordsville Fire Pancake Breakfast
Description: The Crawfordsville Fire Department will hold their annual pancake breakfast on Saturday, April 6 from 6 to 11am. Free will donations will be accepted.
Date: 2013-04-06

Prairie Fire Program and Night Burn

Posted: Saturday, March 23rd, 2013 at 2:29 pm

Title: Prairie Fire Program and Night Burn
Description: A Prairie Fire Program and Night Burn is being held at the Washington County Conservation Education Center at Marr Park at 7:15pm on Friday, April 5th. A presentation will cover the benefits of prairie fires and their role in the past. For more information call 319-657-2400.
Date: 2013-04-05

Alive After Five

Posted: Saturday, March 23rd, 2013 at 2:29 pm

Title: Alive After Five
Description: A Relay for Life Alive After Five is being held Tuesday, March 26th from 5 to 7pm at JP’s 207 to celebrate the $1 Million that have been donated to the American Cancer Society.
Date: 2013-03-26

Alive After Five

Posted: Saturday, March 23rd, 2013 at 2:28 pm

Title: Alive After Five
Description: An Alive After 5 at Custom Impressions and Un-wired is being held Tuesday, April 9th from 5 to 7pm to celebrate their 10th anniversary.
Date: 2013-04-09