Archive for May, 2013

Demon Eighth Grade Track Wins Final Home Meet

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 8:28 am

The Washington eighth grade track and field team won their last meet of the year that was at home at Case Field.

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Bomb Threat at WACO Yesterday

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 6:30 am

Yesterday morning a bomb threat was found in the girls locker room at WACO schools.

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County to Be Reimbursed for $43,431

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 6:29 am

The Washington County Board of Supervisors approved a cost allocation plan yesterday at their meeting which has the potential to reimburse the county for $43,431.

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Plant Sale May 18, Held By Master Gardeners

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 6:27 am

A plant sale is being held by the Washington County Master Gardeners next Saturday, May 18th.

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Seed Exchange Open at Library

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 6:27 am

The seed exchange library is officially open and will remain open for the rest of the summer.

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Goodwill Awards Washington Resident

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 6:25 am

Goodwill of the Heartland recently presented an award to Washington resident Liz Kelly.

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Kalona to Continue Working on Plans for Shared Building

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 6:23 am

Results from a survey conducted in Kalona show support for a joint building project with Mid-Prairie School District.

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Highland Honoring Teachers During Appreciation Week

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 6:22 am

Teachers at Highland School District are being celebrated during this National Teacher Appreciation Week.

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Washington County Invited to State Health Conference

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Tomorrow, representatives from Washington County will head to the Live Healthy Iowa Conference in Ames.

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Southeast Iowa Counties Included in Disaster Proclamation

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 6:20 am

The governor has issued a disaster proclamation for 15 counties in southern and southeastern Iowa.In response to recent storms and flooding, Governor Terry Branstad issued a proclamation activating the Iowa Individual Assistance Program for 15 counties including Keokuk and Jefferson.

The program provides grants up to $5,000 for households with incomes up to 200 percent of the federal poverty level, or a maximum annual income of $39,060, for a family of three. Grants are available for home or car repairs, replacement of clothing or food, and for temporary housing. Original receipts are required for those seeking reimbursement for actual expenses related to storm recovery.

The grant application and instructions are available at the “Disaster Assistance” link on the Iowa Department of Human Services website: www.dhs.iowa.gov. Applications must be received within 45 days.

Demon Basketball Camp

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 1:25 am

Title: Demon Basketball Camp
Description: Washington Head Boys Basketball Coach Bryce Smeins will conduct the Demon Basketball Camp Monday, June 3rd through Thursday, June 6th for boys entering 3rd through 8th grades. The camps will be held from 9am to noon. For more information call 653-2143 or 653-6130.
Start Date: 2013-06-03
End Date: 2013-06-06

Cruise Night on the Square

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 1:23 am

Title: Cruise Night on the Square
Description: The Corn County Cruisers will hold Cruise Nights on the Square in Washington from 5 to 9pm on Saturday, August 10th. The will be a DJ and food.
Date: 2013-08-10

Cruise Night on the Square

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 1:22 am

Title: Cruise Night on the Square
Description: The Corn County Cruisers will hold Cruise Nights on the Square in Washington from 5 to 9pm on Saturday July 13th. The will be a DJ and food.
Date: 2013-07-13

Cruise Night on the Square

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 1:21 am

Title: Cruise Night on the Square
Description: The Corn County Cruisers will hold Cruise Nights on the Square in Washington from 5 to 9pm on Saturday June 8th. The will be a DJ and food.
Date: 2013-06-08

Car Wash Fundraiser

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 1:21 am

Title: Car Wash Fundraiser
Description: The St James NCYC Car Wash Fundraiser is being held on Saturday, May 11th from 9 to 2pm in the O’Reilly Auto Parts parking lot in Washington. A free will donation will be accepted.
Date: 2013-05-11

Southeast Iowa Counties Included in Disaster Proclamation

Posted: Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 at 8:40 pm

The governor has issued a disaster proclamation for 15 counties in southern and southeastern Iowa.

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Marlowe J. Seitsinger

Posted: Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 at 1:54 pm
Funeral service for 103-year-old Marlowe J. Seitsinger of Kalona, formerly of Kinross, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday (5/11) at the Yoder- Powell Funeral Home in Kalona.

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Breaking News: Students Returning to Class at WACO

Posted: Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 at 1:02 pm

Students are returning to class this afternoon at WACO Schools.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 at 1:00 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with naturalist Pam Holz about an albino fox snake recently found.

Bomb Threat at WACO

Posted: Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 at 12:09 pm

A bomb threat at WACO schools Tuesday was found written in the girls locker room.

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