Archive for May, 2013

Washington Page

Posted: Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Marcy Stout about tomorrow’s 5k to raise awareness and funds for cystic fibrosis research.

2A and 3A State Track Results

Posted: Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 8:30 am

Washington, Columbus Junction and Mid-Prairie all ran in the afternoon session at the state track and field meet yesterday, and placed in some events.

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Senior Night Stalemate

Posted: Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 8:29 am

In the latest edition of the Mid-Prairie and IMS boys soccer rivalry no winner was decided as the two teams tied 1-1 on Mid-Prairie’s Senior Night in Wellman.

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Top 15 Battle Goes To Solon

Posted: Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 8:29 am

The #10 ranked Solon girls soccer team defeated #12 Mid-Prairie on Senior night in Wellman Thursday.

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Cystic Fibrosis Research Fundraiser Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 6:29 am

Gunner Brock was recently diagnosed with cystic fibrosis.(Photo courtesy of Brianne Banger.)

A 5k to raise awareness and funds for Cystic Fibrosis research is being held tomorrow in downtown Washington.

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Two Kalona Women Selected For Board

Posted: Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 6:27 am

Brenda Herington and Stephanie Schlabaugh, both of Kalona, were elected to the board of directors of the Washington County Riverboat Foundation Wednesday night.

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Mapping Discrepancies Delay Council Action

Posted: Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 6:26 am

Due to mapping discrepancies, the Washington City Council was unable to move forward on the West Tyler project at their meeting Wednesday night.

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Morel Hunting Tips

Posted: Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Morels

The April weather of rain and cool temperatures did not aid in Morel hunting, but warm weather recently has led to the mushrooms being found throughout the county.

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All Principal Positions at Mid-Prairie Filled

Posted: Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 6:23 am

The Mid-Prairie School Board unanimously approved the hiring of two principals at their meeting Monday.

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Area Student Wins Regional Scholarship

Posted: Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Mitchell Hora of Ainsworth was selected as the recipient of the regional Conservation District of Iowa Scholarship for $500.

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Riverboat Blues Fest Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Riverside’s first Riverboat Blues Fest is tomorrow.

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Graduation for Keota Seniors This Weekend

Posted: Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Keota seniors will receive their diplomas this weekend.

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Community Awareness Event

Posted: Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 3:38 am

Title: Community Awareness Event
Description: 5th graders through adults are welcome to attend a Community Awareness Event at Parkside Activity Center in Wellman on Tuesday, May 21st from 7 to 9pm. The event will focus on synthetic drugs.
Date: 2013-05-21

Girls Basketball Camp

Posted: Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 3:37 am

Title: Girls Basketball Camp
Description: The Southeast Iowa Girls Basketball Camp is being held at Washington High School Monday, June 3rd through Thursday, June 6th from 1 to 4pm. The camp is for 4th through 8th graders. For more information call Phil Long at 461-4630.
Date: 2013-06-03

Volunteering Opportunity

Posted: Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 3:37 am

Title: Volunteering Opportunity
Description: The Army Reserves will be in Keota to install playground equipment on Friday May 31st, Saturday June 1st, and Sunday June 2nd. Volunteers are welcome. For more information call 641-636-2266.
Start Date: 2013-05-31
End Date: 2013-06-02

Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, May 16th, 2013 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Sen. Chuck Grassley about the IRS, Rand Paul visiting Iowa and immigration reform.

Merlin E. Finke

Posted: Thursday, May 16th, 2013 at 11:22 am

Funeral services for 86-year-old Merlin E. Finke of Crawfordsville will be held Saturday (5/18) at 10:30 a.m. at the United Church of Crawfordsville.

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Dorothy E. McCracken

Posted: Thursday, May 16th, 2013 at 11:21 am

Dorothy McCracken

Funeral services for 96-year-old Dorothy E. McCracken of rural Brighton will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday (5/20) at the Pleasant Plain Friends Church.

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State Track and Field Results Updated 3:20 PM

Posted: Thursday, May 16th, 2013 at 10:54 am

Karlie Wade of WMU finished 17th in the long jump with a jump of 15′4″.

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Washington County Riverboat Foundation Selects New Board Members

Posted: Thursday, May 16th, 2013 at 10:08 am

Brenda Herington and Stephanie Schlabaugh, both of Kalona, were elected to the board of directors of the Washington County Riverboat Foundation last night.

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