Archive for February, 2014

Boy Scouts to Visit Omaha

Posted: Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 6:20 am

Sleeping with sharks is what an area Boy Scout Troop will be doing in Omaha next month.

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Milton Diveney, Jr.

Posted: Sunday, February 23rd, 2014 at 6:58 pm

Funeral Services for 81 year-old Milton Divemey, Jr. of Conesville will be at 10am on Friday, February 28th at The Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction.

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Washington Girls Fall to Grinnell to End the Season

Posted: Sunday, February 23rd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon girls saw their season ended on Saturday by Grinnell 53-38.

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Welcome Home for Washington Wrestlers

Posted: Sunday, February 23rd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon wrestling team will have a welcome home party today at the High school gym. The pep rally will be at 3 P.M.

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February 23rd, 2014

Posted: Sunday, February 23rd, 2014 at 7:34 am

Birthday winner – Arlene Triska of Washington

No Anniversary winners

ATVs to be Discussed Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, February 23rd, 2014 at 6:21 am

The second reading of an ordinance regarding all-terrain vehicles will be held at Tuesday’s Washington County Board of Supervisors meeting.

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Milford Wonderlich

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 4:18 pm

Funeral services for 87 year old Milford Wonderlich of Ollie will be held at 10:30 AM on Tuesday at Ollie Baptist Church in Ollie.

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Washington Girls Travel to Grinnell for Round Two of the Playoffs

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Washington girls basketball team plays the second round of the playoffs tonight against Grinnell.

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Wrestling Results From Day 2

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The state wrestling meet finishes up today, and here is where the area wrestlers sit.

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Demon Boys Fall in Final Regular Season Game

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demon boys basketball team loss to Grinnell last night.

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Lady Wolves Win Area Playoff Battle

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 8:29 am

In a match up of area teams Friday night in Winfield, it was the Lady Wolves who advanced to the regional final with a 48-35 girls regional semifinal win over IMS.

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State Representative Proposes Additional Funding for Vet Lab

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 6:24 am

A local congressman who serves as Vice Chair of the House Natural Ag Committee is hoping to increase the budget of the Veterinary Diagnostic Lab in Ames.

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Chamber Music Concert Being Held at Historic Church

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

This weekend, nine members of the Southeast Iowa Symphony Orchestra will perform a special concert in a church built in 1898.

Demons to Take on Tigers Tonight

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 6:23 am

Tonight the Washington Demons girls’ basketball team will take on Grinnell in the regional tournament.

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Flu Remains Regional

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Thirteen cases of seasonal influenza were confirmed by the State Hygienic Laboratory for this reporting period and flu activity across the state remains regional.

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Lone Tree Hosting FFA Competition

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Around 200 students from 15 area schools will be competing in the South Sub-District FFA Leadership contest today.

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Londberg to Bowl at State

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

One Washington Demon bowler has qualified for the state bowling tournament.

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District Two Seat to be on the Ballot

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 6:22 am

Since the bond issue will be on the ballot in April, so too will be the Washington School Board District 2 seat.

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I-Smile Program Offered Across Iowa

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

National Children’s Dental Health Month is February.

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Dodgeball Tournament Proceeds to Help Finance Class Trip

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

A group of WACO students will hold a dodgeball tournament next week to raise money for a trip to the east coast.

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