Archive for March, 2014

Washington’s 175th Celebration to Highlight Town’s History

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 6:23 am

In just 10 weeks, Washington will be celebrating its 175th anniversary.

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Mobile Meth Lab Found in Henry County

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 6:22 am

A man who appeared to be sleeping in his vehicle in Henry County was arrested Wednesday for manufacturing methamphetamine.

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Prom Dress Giveaway Taking Place in Wayland

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 6:21 am

An individual in Wayland is continuing a prom dress giveaway she started three years ago.

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Brock Seeking Reelection

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 6:21 am

Washington County Attorney Larry Brock is seeking re-election.

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Final Pesticide Applicator Training in the Area

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 6:20 am

Area farmers’ last chance to attend private pesticide applicator training locally is April 14th.

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Jazz Band Students Awarded

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 6:20 am

Earlier this month Washington’s jazz band participants brought home awards.

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Training

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:51 am

Title: Training
Description: The last chance for farmers to attend private pesticide applicator training locally will be April 14 at the Washington County Extension Office on the fairgrounds. One session will be offered from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. The cost of the training is $20. This training will be done by webinar. There will be no trainings held anywhere after April 15.
Pre-registration is not required but applicators are encouraged to contact the Extension Office. Pesticide applicators who wish to recertify by training and not by exam must attend a continuing instruction course each year. There is also the option of taking an exam to recertify.

Washington County Extension is a field test site for those needing to take pesticide applicator tests. The next test will be offered on April 11, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. All tests are available at this site and will be given on a first-come, first-serve basis. Tests are administered by the Iowa Department of Ag and Land Stewardship.

Please contact the Washington County Extension Office at 319-653-4811 for more information.

Date: 2014-04-10

Blood Drive

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:50 am

Title: Blood Drive
Description: A Henry County blood drive will be held in the E3 Center gym from 8:30am to 12:30pm on Monday, April 7th. To donate, call 800-747-5401 extension 1281.
Date: 2014-04-07

Blood Drive

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:50 am

Title: Blood Drive
Description: Mt Pleasant Middle School will host a blood drive from 3 to 6pm on Wednesday, April 9th in the cafeteria. To donate, call 319-385-7730.
Date: 2014-04-09

Blood Drive

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:50 am

Title: Blood Drive
Description: Swedesburg Lutheran Church will host a blood drive from 2 to 6:30pm on Monday, April 14th in the Parish Hall. To donate, call 800-747-5401.
Date: 2014-04-14

Concert

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:50 am

Title: Concert
Description: Four Christian bands will perform at Hamakua Place on Wednesday, March 26th at 6:30pm. Call 653-4700 for more information.
Date: 2014-03-26

Gardening

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:49 am

Title: Gardening
Description: A Washington County Master Gardener will present a program dealing with garden design on Tuesday, March 25th at 6:30pm in the Extension Office. The public is invited.
Date: 2014-03-25

Hab 4 Humanity

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:49 am

Title: Hab 4 Humanity
Description: Habitat for Humanity is looking for volunteers on Thursday, March 27th from 6 to 9pm to help with the house on Highland Avenue they\’re working on.
Date: 2014-03-27

Summer Camps

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:48 am

Title: Summer Camps
Description: Signup for Louisa County Nature Camps begins April 1st. Camps will be held for multiple age groups June through August. For more information, call Louisa County Conservation at 319-523-8381.
Date: 2014-04-01

ID Theft prevention

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:48 am

Title: ID Theft prevention
Description: An ID theft and Medicare fraud prevention meeting begins at 2pm on Monday, March 24th at Halcyon House in Washington. The public is invited.
Date: 2014-03-24

Fish Fry

Posted: Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 2:47 am

Title: Fish Fry
Description: The Brighton Lions will hold their annual fish fry on Friday, March 28th from 5 to 7:30pm at the Brighton Community Center. Baked potatoes, coleslaw and desserts will also be served. A freewill donation will be accepted.
Date: 2014-03-28

Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, March 20th, 2014 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Sarah Sadrakula, Director of Main Street Washington, about the State Theater updates.

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, March 20th, 2014 at 8:59 am

Two bar light chainsaw – $80
Patches
1999 F250
641-814-3291

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, March 20th, 2014 at 8:58 am

Square bales alfalfa hay
319-863-3691

FOR SALE

Posted: Thursday, March 20th, 2014 at 8:58 am

Two pull carts for golf clubs – $15 or $25 for both
515-360-3452