Archive for August, 2014

Washington Residents Elected to Agriculture Boards

Posted: Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 at 6:21 am

New leaders in farming were recently elected for the Iowa Corn Growers Association and the Iowa Corn Promotion Board.

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Rural Homeowners May Qualify for Loan Refinancing

Posted: Saturday, August 2nd, 2014 at 6:20 am

The United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development office is temporarily accepting applications to refinance home loans in rural Iowa.

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Police Investigating Robbery at Local Bank

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 4:47 pm

Police are searching for the man who robbed a Johnson County bank earlier today.

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WANTED

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 9:18 am

87-93, 5.0/302 Ford motor. Must be complete and in good running condition and from a car.

Call 319-471-6830

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 9:16 am

16′ boat, needs motor, $250.

6×7 shed, $200.

Men’s bike, $35.

Call 319-461-5720

FOR SALE

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 9:11 am

9×7 tilt trailer, $350.

Cutting torch w/accessories, $250.

Call 319-931-1925

August 1, 2014

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 9:10 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER – Connie Humston, Washington

ANNIVERSARY WINNER – Jack & Margaret Quigley, Washington, 55 yrs

Wildcat Softball Puts Three on Second Team All-SEISC

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Columbus Junction softball team grabbed three spots on the all-conference team.

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Highland Softball Places Nine of Ten Starters on All-Conference

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Highland softball team practically qualified their entire team on all-conference this year, grabbing seven spots on first team.

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Former Mid-Prairie Employee Pleads Not Guilty to Theft Charge

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 6:25 am

A former Mid-Prairie employee accused of stealing from the district has entered a plea of not guilty.

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Area Businesses Donate to K-9 Fund

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 6:23 am

Another $1,450 was given to the Washington County Sheriff’s Department K-9 fund this week.

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Brinton Film Collection Tour Planned

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 6:23 am

A local historian will tour the country with a historic film collection beginning in March.

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Celebrate Washington Tomorrow

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 6:22 am

A duathalon, artisan trade show, kids activities and live music will be in downtown Washington tomorrow.

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Free English Language Classes Offered

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 6:22 am

A free program is being offered for people looking to improve their English writing and speaking skills.

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Tax-Free Weekend Today and Tomorrow Only

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 6:22 am

Iowa’s annual sales tax holiday is this weekend.

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Gallery Walk Continues

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 6:21 am

Washington’s annual Gallery Walk continues through tomorrow in downtown Washington.

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School Registration Open as First Days Approach

Posted: Friday, August 1st, 2014 at 6:20 am

Online registration is now available for those planning on attending Highland schools.

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