Archive for July, 2013

July 22, 2013

Posted: Monday, July 22nd, 2013 at 9:27 am

Birthday Winner – John Neal, Riverside

Angela Jo Cobb-Kordek

Posted: Monday, July 22nd, 2013 at 9:00 am

Open visitation for 50-year-old Angela Jo Cobb-Kordek, of Grayslake, Illinois, formerly of Richland will be held 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday (7/27) at the Richland United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall in Richland.

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Demon Football Holds Middles School Camp in August

Posted: Monday, July 22nd, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Demon football team is having a football camp on August 5th through the 7th.

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Mid-Prairie Falls in District Title Game

Posted: Monday, July 22nd, 2013 at 8:29 am

The post season run for the Mid-Prairie baseball team came to an end Saturday evening in Wapello.

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Supervisors to Discuss Rescinding Zoning Again

Posted: Monday, July 22nd, 2013 at 6:25 am

A draft ordinance regarding rescinding zoning is on the slate again for discussion and consideration at tomorrow’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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Industrial Park Plat to Be Designed

Posted: Monday, July 22nd, 2013 at 6:24 am

A preliminary plat of the approximately 140 acres designated to be an industrial park in Washington will be conducted soon.

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House Construction Picks Up In Washington County

Posted: Monday, July 22nd, 2013 at 6:24 am

Home construction in Washington County has picked up, according to Ed Raber, Director of Washington Economic Development Group, WEDG.

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Local Shop to Repair Bikes Along RAGBRAI Route

Posted: Monday, July 22nd, 2013 at 6:23 am

A local business is playing an important role in an annual bike ride that began yesterday.

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Benefit Picnic Tomorrow in Kalona

Posted: Monday, July 22nd, 2013 at 6:22 am

A Mid-Prairie High School student has planned a benefit picnic to raise funds for suicide prevention.

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Ak-Sar-Ben Deadline Approaches

Posted: Monday, July 22nd, 2013 at 6:22 am

Washington County youth interested in exhibiting at Ak-Sar-Ben in Omaha this fall need to be aware of the upcoming entry deadline.

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Methodist Church to Host Sweet Corn Fest

Posted: Monday, July 22nd, 2013 at 6:21 am

The Washington United Methodist Church is hosting an annual event next week.

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Keota Farmers Market to Feature Project Designs

Posted: Monday, July 22nd, 2013 at 6:21 am

Residents of Keota can take a look at project designs at tonight’s Farmers Market.

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Alice F. Smith

Posted: Monday, July 22nd, 2013 at 5:36 am

A celebration of life service for 66-year-old Alice F. Smith of Washington will be held Thursday, (7/25) at 10:30 a.m. at the 1st Church of God in Brighton.

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July 21, 2013

Posted: Sunday, July 21st, 2013 at 8:54 am

Birthday Winner – David Fladurg, Washington

Golden Hawks Fall in District Final

Posted: Sunday, July 21st, 2013 at 8:30 am

The Mid-Prairie baseball team concluded their season Saturday night in Wapello when they fell to Mediapolis 6-1 In the district championship round of the post season.

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IMS Fails to String Hits, Fall to Van Buren

Posted: Sunday, July 21st, 2013 at 8:30 am

IMS fell to Van Buren 5-2 in the district final to end their season.

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‘Take Control of Your Money’ Free Program Offered

Posted: Sunday, July 21st, 2013 at 6:25 am

A free online course is being offered for Iowans to help build skills to improve their finances.

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Local Shop to Repair Bikes Along RAGBRAI Route

Posted: Sunday, July 21st, 2013 at 6:24 am

A local business is playing an important role in an annual bike ride that begins today.

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John Redlinger

Posted: Saturday, July 20th, 2013 at 3:39 pm

Funeral Mass for 93 year old John V. Redlinger of Solon, formerly of Harper, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 24, 2013, at Holy Trinity Parish – St. Mary Catholic Church in Keota. Burial will be at Holy Trinity Cemeteries – St. Elizabeth Cemetery in Harper, with military rites by Keota V.F.W. Post #4716. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at Powell Funeral Home in Keota, where there will be a wake service at 4:00 p.m. A memorial fund has been established for Iowa City Hospice or the Solon Care Center Employee Fund. Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Keota is caring for John and his family. Condolences may be e-mailed at www.powellfuneralhomes.com under obituaries.

Seven-year-old Girl Drowns at Mt. Pleasant Pool

Posted: Saturday, July 20th, 2013 at 8:32 am

A seven-year-old girl drowned at the Mt. Pleasant Aquatic Center yesterday.

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