Archive for May, 2015

Volunteers Needed in Kalona

Posted: Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Kalona’s Avenue of Flags is coming down today.

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Supervisors Approve Budget Amendment

Posted: Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 at 6:22 am


Supervisors Abe Miller (left) and Richard Young conduct business under back-up lights during Tuesday’s meeting. Power was cut to the building to install an emergency generator.

The Washington County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed a budget amendment at their meeting yesterday morning.

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Planting Nearly Finished in Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Planting is nearly done in southeast Iowa.

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WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 11:05 am

Someone to help till garden, size 9 x 12.

Call 319-461-1167

WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 11:05 am

Someone to trim large trees.

Call 319-461-0156

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 11:05 am

2 round vinyl cline fence, 20 feet long, quarter diameter.

Antique woodwork.

Call 319-887-6820

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 11:04 am

Broyhill sofa sleeper, Queen size, Dark blue plaid pattern, Good condition but has been in garage storage. $25.

Call 319-333-7758

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 11:04 am

Craftsman lawn mower, good condition, $500.

Call 319-461-9333

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 11:04 am

’99 Kawasaki Ninja, 900 cc, good condition.

461-0575 call or text

Paul Joseph (Sam) Pacha

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 9:42 am

A funeral Mass for 86- year-old Paul Joseph (Sam) Pacha will be held at 10 A.M. Friday (5/29), at St. Joseph Catholic Church in East Pleasant Plain.

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May 26, 2015

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 8:33 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER – Monie Hayes

ANNIVERSARY WINNER – Tim & Dawn Peterson, Washington

May 25, 2015

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 8:32 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER – Susan Holeton, Sigourney

Demons Host Sub-District Clash with Bloodhounds

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Washington’s Andres Gutierrez (left) attempts to head in a free kick in Thursday’s Southeast Conference clash with Fairfield. Gutierrez leads the Demons with six goals scored so far this spring. Photo by KCII’s Nate Gonner.

The postseason run for the Demon boys’ soccer team (3-10 overall; 0-8 Southeast) begins at the friendly confides of Washington High School against a familiar adversary.

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Beatty Competes in Memorial Day Races

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Alijah Beatty (center, white gloves) competes in the St. Louis Criterium earlier this spring. Beatty recorded three top 10 finishes during the competitive cycling circuit this weekend across eastern Iowa. Photo by Mark Beatty

A 16-year old Washington girl spent her Memorial Day weekend competitively biking all over eastern Iowa.

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Demon Girls’ Golf Competes in Regional Tournament

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Washington freshman Sarah Nacos lines up for a putt during competition at the Washington Golf and Country Club on April 21. Photo by KCII’s Nate Gonner.

The girls’ golf champions of the Southeast Conference are battling for an extra week of competition this morning in Cedar Rapids.

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Mid-Prairie to Take On Spartans in First Game of Postseason

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Postseason soccer has started and the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk boys’ soccer team (8-6) is getting set as they travel to Solon to take on the Spartans (10-8).

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Mid-Prairie Baseball Steps to the Plate to Begin in West Branch

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Baseball season is upon us as the Mid-Prairie boys’ baseball team is set for a doubleheader tonight taking on the West Branch Bears.

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Washington School District Ballots Available

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Voters in the Washington Community School District can now vote in a special election.

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Kalona Students Win State Contest

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Two Kalona Elementary students excelled in a statewide contest.

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Kalona Man’s Trial Delayed Again

Posted: Tuesday, May 26th, 2015 at 6:23 am

A Kalona man’s vehicular homicide trial is being delayed for a second time.

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