Archive for May, 2013

May 6, 2013

Posted: Monday, May 6th, 2013 at 9:26 am

Birthday Winner – Marlene Leichty, 77 Years, Wayland

Anniversary Winners – Arlene & Paul Troyer, 66 Years, Frytown

Mid-Prairie Travels to Durant for the CVC Conference Track Meet

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

The Mid-Prairie track and field teams will travel to Durant tonight for the Cedar Valley Conference meet.

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SEISC Girl’s Conference Meet Kicks Off Today

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

The girl’s SEISC golf meet is at Sheaffer Golf Course today and starts at 9:30 this morning.

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SEISC Track and Field Championships Run Tonight at Columbus Junction

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

The Southeast Iowa Superconference track and field championships will be held tonight at Columbus Junction.

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City of Washington Receives Two Riverboat Grants

Posted: Monday, May 6th, 2013 at 6:29 am

The Washington County Riverboat Foundation awarded 31 grants for a total of approximately $3.4 million last Wednesday.

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Citywide Food Drive on Saturday

Posted: Monday, May 6th, 2013 at 6:28 am

On Saturday, Washington letter carriers, in an effort with Campbell Soup Company, will be participating in the Stamp Out Hunger program.

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Special Assessment Policy Has 40-Percent Cap

Posted: Monday, May 6th, 2013 at 6:27 am

A special assessment policy was adopted by the Washington City Council at their meeting last week.

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Supervisors to Meet Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, May 6th, 2013 at 6:26 am

Tomorrow the Washington County Supervisors will hold a hearing for a confinement feeding operation in Iowa Township.

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Decisions Made Tonight Could Decide Fate of Shared Building

Posted: Monday, May 6th, 2013 at 6:23 am

A formal recommendation, regarding a partnership with a local school district, will be given to the Kalona City Council this evening.

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Alive After 5 Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, May 6th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Tomorrow’s Alive After 5 event is being hosted by Archer Appliance and Electronics.

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Pastor from India to Share His Experiences Tonight

Posted: Monday, May 6th, 2013 at 6:21 am

A pastor who does humanitarian work in India will share his story in southeast Iowa tonight.

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Louisa County to Evaluate Old Jail

Posted: Monday, May 6th, 2013 at 6:21 am

Louisa County is receiving financial help from the states Department of Natural Resources to see if it’s worth converting their old jail into an office building for county staff.  

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May 5, 2013

Posted: Sunday, May 5th, 2013 at 7:31 am

Birthday Winner - Dorothy Weber of Washington

Budget Meeting to be Held

Posted: Sunday, May 5th, 2013 at 6:30 am

A budget amendment hearing will be held at the Washington City Council’s next regular meeting on May 15th at 6 p.m.

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Decisions Made Tomorrow Could Decide Fate of Shared Building

Posted: Sunday, May 5th, 2013 at 6:24 am

A formal recommendation, regarding a partnership with a local school district, will be given to the Kalona City Council tomorrow evening.

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Washington Demon Athletic Calendar for Next Week

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 8:30 am

With the cold and rain cancelling all of the Demon athletic events this week, lets take a look into warmer weather and see what they have next week.

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Mid-Prairie Soccer Tournament Canceled; Preview of Next Week’s Events

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 8:29 am

The Mid-Prairie soccer tournament that featured Washington today has been cancelled due to the weather.

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April Floods Impact County Engineer’s Budget

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 6:29 am

Jacob Thorius, Washington County Engineer, says that April’s flooding impacted both gravel and paved roads in the county.

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New Church Opening in Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 6:27 am

Tomorrow a new church in Washington is launching its services.

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CRP Sign Up Now Available

Posted: Saturday, May 4th, 2013 at 6:26 am

The Iowa Farm Service Agency has announced that it will conduct a general sign-up for a four-week Conservation Reserve Program or CRP.

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