Archive for February, 2014

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 11:05 am

Cargo van bulkhead divider, keeps van cargo away from driver in case of accident.

Also 4 foot shelf and drawers

Came out of 2006 Ford E150 Cargo van

Great shape $100 for everything or make an offer

319-461-7007

Demon Boys Start Playoffs Tonight

Posted: Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 8:31 am

The Washington Demon boys basketball team starts the playoffs tonight, when they travel to Pella for the first round of district play.

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Wrestling Season Wraps Up with a lot of Area Medals

Posted: Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 8:30 am

The state wrestling meet has wrapped up, and the area athletes have brought home quite a bit of hardware.

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Victims of Home Explosion Identified

Posted: Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 6:23 am

An investigation into what caused an explosion that killed two people in Henry County continues.

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Lake Darling Documentary in the Works

Posted: Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A documentary film focused on the development and people involved in the restoration of Lake Darling is currently in pre-production.

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Washington Archers Headed to State

Posted: Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 6:23 am

The Washington High School Archery Team has qualified for the state tournament in Des Moines as well as 10 individual archers.

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Kindergarten Round Up Approaching

Posted: Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 6:22 am

Teachers and staff are preparing for Kindergarten round up at Stewart Elementary in Washington next month.

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State Representative Proposes Additional Funding for Vet Lab

Posted: Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 6:22 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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Need Information About the Affordable Health Care Act?

Posted: Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 6:21 am

HACAP is hosting two informational sessions about the Affordable Health Care Act tomorrow.

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Second Reading of ATV Ordinance to be Held

Posted: Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 6:21 am

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

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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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Hunter Ed

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 1:23 pm

Title: Hunter Ed
Description: The DNR will offer a hunter education course Monday, March 3rd through Saturday, March 8th at Washington Middle School. Register by Friday, February 28th. Pick up forms at the middle school.
Date: 2014-02-28

Gift of Sight

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 1:20 pm

Title: Gift of Sight
Description: The Donor Development Coordinator for the Iowa Lions Eye Bank will talk about the Gift of Sight program at the Washington County Extension Office on Tuesday, February 25th at 6:30pm.
Date: 2014-02-25

Blood Drive

Posted: Saturday, February 22nd, 2014 at 1:19 pm

Title: Blood Drive
Description: Winfield Mt Union High School National Honor Society blood drive will be held Tuesday, March 11th from 1 to 6pm. Call 319-257-7701 to donate.
Date: 2014-03-11