Archive for April, 2015

Thode Receives Educational Leadership Recognition

Posted: Thursday, April 30th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The 2015 Iowa Central Office Administrator of the Year, selected by the School Administrators of Iowa, hails from the Washington Community School District.

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Meth Labs Discovered During Traffic Stop

Posted: Thursday, April 30th, 2015 at 6:23 am

A traffic stop in New London led to the discovery of multiple mobile meth labs earlier this week.

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Ordinance to be Drafted for Special Requests for Alcohol in Central Park

Posted: Thursday, April 30th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Washington City Council has directed staff to prepare an ordinance for review that would allow council to permit special exemptions to the current prohibition of alcohol in Central Park.

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Compromise on School Funding Not Yet Reached

Posted: Thursday, April 30th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The state legislature is still at an impasse on school funding.

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Temperatures Higher, Precipitation Lower in Month of April

Posted: Thursday, April 30th, 2015 at 6:21 am

This April temperatures have been above normal while precipitation has been below average.

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Addition to Community Center Possible

Posted: Thursday, April 30th, 2015 at 6:21 am

A shared facility the City of Kalona and Mid-Prairie School District began discussing in 2013 is being put on the back burner for the time being.

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Washington Hosts First SEIBA Elementary Honor Band

Posted: Thursday, April 30th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The inaugural SEIBA, Southeast Iowa Bandmasters Association, Elementary Honor Band was hosted by the Washington School District.

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WANTED

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 3:17 pm

Pick up tool box.

Call 641-814-3291

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 3:17 pm

Adult medium motorcycle helmet, excellent condition, Nolan brand, full face helmet, plastic face mask, comfortable, originally $250, selling for $75.

Call 319-653-1768

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 3:17 pm

Oak table, cherry finish, can be used multiple ways, $70.

Double recliner couch, $1200 new 8 months old, like new condition, $250.

Double bed mattress box and frame, $90.

Call 515-707-1452

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 3:16 pm

’97 Chrysler Town and Country van, maintained well, $1500.

Call 319-430-6819

April 29, 2014

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 3:13 pm

BIRTHDAY WINNER – Kale Hemsley, Sigourney, 13

ANNIVERSARY – Shelly & Bill Flynn, West Liberty

Demon Boys’ Golf Short Handed in Oskaloosa Invitational

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 7:01 am

Playing without an all-conference performer, the Washington Demon boys’ golf team took to the greens Wednesday afternoon in Oskaloosa.

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Tiebreaker Leads to First Defeat for Washington’s Girls’ Golf Team

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 7:01 am

A competitively scheduled quadrangular turned into a battle of two top golf programs Monday afternoon at the Brown Deer Golf Course in Coralville.

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Mid-Prairie Has Good Showing in West Liberty

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys’ golf team participated in an 18 hole invitational yesterday at the West Liberty Country Club.

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IMS Achieves Third Win in a Row

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys’ soccer team (3-1) recorded their third consecutive win of the season yesterday as they took on the Wapello Indians (0-5).

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Chase Ends in Two Arrests

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 6:24 am

Two men are facing drug and firearm charges after leading officers on a pursuit in Fairfield.

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Two Vehicle Wreck, Two Go to Hospital

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Two vehicles collided Tuesday morning near Riverside, sending two people to the hospital.

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Washington Council Discusses Future of Former Library Building

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The future of the former Washington Public Library building was considered at last night’s city council meeting.

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Iowa Mennonite School Names New Principal

Posted: Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Iowa Mennonite School’s new principal will assume the role August 1st.

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