Archive for April, 2013

Louisa County Quilt Show

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 11:54 am

Title: Louisa County Quilt Show
Description: The Louisa County Historical Society will host a quilt show Thursday, May 9th, Friday, May 10th, and Saturday, May 11th at the museum in Wapello.
Start Date: 2013-05-09
End Date: 2013-05-11

WCHC Open House

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 11:50 am

Title: WCHC Open House
Description: Washington County Hospital and Clinics will hold an Occupational Therapy Month Open House on Tuesday, April 30th from 11 to 2pm in the south lobby.

Date: 2013-04-30

Spring Fling Vendor Sale

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 11:50 am

Title: Spring Fling Vendor Sale
Description: The West Chester Spring Fling Vendor Fair is being held Saturday, May 4th from 9 to 4pm at the West Chester Community Center. There will be jewelry, crafts, and food.
Date: 2013-05-04

Drake Relays Results

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Drake relays enters its last day of competition, and here are some results from the meet.

WMU’s shuttle hurdle finished 16th in a time of 68.9, with the team of Anna Crawford, Karlie Wade, Emily Mathews and Cassie Kingery.

In the girl’s 4×100 meter relay, Mid-Prairie finished 12th in a time of 50.63 with the team of Lexi Duwa, Meghan Redlinger, Kattie Redlinger and Faithe Garza.

Columbus Junction was 43rd with a time of 51.8 and a team of Keley Pretz, Rebecca Davisson, Heaven Chandler and Megan Pretz.

Washington came in 54th in a time of 52.17 with the team of Macy Merek, Natalee Enfield, Amber Salow and Dema Giardino.

In the boy’s 4×100 Columbus Junction finished 69th with a time of 45.33, and a team of Mauricio Ramirez, Brad Kerkove, Jacob Schmitt and Mason McGraw, while Washington finished 74th with Carl Sivels, Gage Redlinger, Kyle Roder and Austin Witt.

Sammy Ellingson of Washington Jumped 5′3″ at Drake to tie for fifth place, while Highlands Sam Dutton cleared 5′2″ to finish tied for eighth.

Lone Tree’s Madelyn Flemr finished 31st in the girls 100 meter dash, and out of the finals. Flemr ran a time of 13.76.

WMU’s Cassie Kingery finished 17th in the 100 meter hurdles, placing her out of the finals. Kingery finished with a time of 16.37

Mid-Prairie Tops Iowa Valley Tourney

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Golden Hawks girls golf team continued their run of team championships Friday night in Marengo at the Iowa Valley Invitational.

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Miller’s Hat Trick Pushes Mid-Prairie Past Washington

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 8:30 am

Mid-Prairie got the best of Washington last night on the soccer pitch, getting the win 4-2 in a tough fought match.

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April 27, 2013

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 8:11 am

Birthday Winner - Skyler Fisher, 13, Keswick

Anniversary Winner - Mabel & JR Fisher, 57 years, Sigourney

Looking For

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 8:09 am

wooden swingset or playhouse

319-325-4946

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 8:08 am

Multicolored bunkbed for sale. Metal frame, full bottom, twin top. Comes with ladder and mattresses; $250.

319 548-1541

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 7:43 am

for light truck, 3 good year wrangler tires, 255 70 r16; $29 each or $50 for all three

trolling motor, runs good; $25

319-653-6911

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 7:41 am

prom dress, fitted, long, with jacket

319-855-9529

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 7:40 am

2004 white lt 2200 auto cruise riding lawnmower, good condition; $500

frame hitch for pickup; $100

all terrain bike, 21 speed; $100

319-255-9099

Area High School Student Transported to UofI From School

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 6:27 am

A 15 year old male subject who was reportedly assaulted was transported by ambulance from Mid-Prairie High School to the University of Iowa Hospital according to the Washington Communications Center report.

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Yard Waste Center Open

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 6:26 am

The City of Washington has announced that the waste water treatment plant and yard waste center is open for residents to drop off yard waste and tree trimmings.

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Airport Zoning Grant Application Approved

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 6:25 am

A total project cost of $16,600 is proposed for the proposed Airport Planning and Zoning project.

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Grassley Hopes to See Motion on Farm Bill in May

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 6:25 am

The last Farm Bill passed in Washington D.C. was in 2008 and expired in 2012.

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Preliminary Hearings Set for Two Washington County Men

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Two men whose drug deal was intercepted by law enforcement will have their preliminary hearings next week.

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Kalona Survey Results to be Discussed in Coming Weeks

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Results from a survey that looked to determine public interest in a new community building that would be shared with a local school district, will be examined in the coming weeks.

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Hora Awarded at UNI

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Kristen Hora of Riverside, a business student at UNI, was selected for the school’s Purple and Old Gold Award, which is given to one student in each major who has excelled.

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Rummage Sale to Benefit Local Non-Profits

Posted: Saturday, April 27th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A rummage sale is being held this weekend, with portions of the proceeds going to local non-profits.

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