Archive for June, 2015

BREAKING NEWS: Preschool Project Passes

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 9:24 pm

With 69 percent of voters in favor of it, the bond vote for the Washington Community School District passed tonight.

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Extension

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 8:45 pm

Title: Extension
Description: The Iowa Department of Ag and Land Stewardship will offer pesticide testing from 10 to 2pm Friday, July 10th at the Washington County Extension Office . Call 653-3303 for more information.
Date: 2015-07-10

Support Group

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 8:25 pm

Title: Support Group
Description: The Understanding your Grief support group meets Wednesday, July 22nd from 5 to 6:15pm at Iowa City Hospice. The group is for those who have lost a spouse or significant other in the last three years.
Date: 2015-07-22

Support Group

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 8:24 pm

Title: Support Group
Description: The Understanding your Grief support group meets Wednesday, July 8th and Wednesday, July 22nd from 5 to 6:15pm at Iowa City Hospice. The group is for those who have lost a spouse or significant other in the last three years.
Date: 2015-07-08

Tractor Show/Ride

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 8:24 pm

Title: Tractor Show/Ride
Description: The 11th Annual River Junction Tractor Show is being held at Joan Morgan\’s home in River Junction at 5pm Friday, July 10th. The Farmers Supper begins at 6pm in Walker Park. Reservations are appreciated. A variety show begins at 6:45. The final River Junction Tractor Ride begins at 7:45am Saturday, July 11th. Lunch will be hosted at the West Branch Fire Department at 11:30. The public is invited to the show and meals. Call Bill at 629-1400, Dean at 936-8557 or Wayne at 530-3042 to make a reservation. All proceeds will go to the Lone Tree Lions.
Start Date: 2015-07-10
End Date: 2015-07-11

VBS

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 8:23 pm

Title: VBS
Description: Asbury United Methodist Church in Wellman is holding G-FORCE: God\’s Love in Action Vacation Bible School from 6 to 8:30pm Monday, July 27th through Thursday, July 30th. Call Melanie at 319-325-5552 to register.
Start Date: 2015-07-26
End Date: 2015-07-27

VBS

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 8:23 pm

Title: VBS
Description: Registration is open for Asbury United Methodist Church in Wellman\’s G-FORCE: God\’s Love in Action Vacation Bible School from 6 to 8:30pm Monday, July 27th through Thursday, July 30th. Call Melanie at 319-325-5552 to register.
Date: 2015-07-01

Corn Growers

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 8:22 pm

Title: Corn Growers
Description: The Iowa Corn Growers Association is holding a 2015 roundtable meeting from 6 to 9pm Thursday, July 9th at the Washington County Fairgrounds. RSVP by visiting iowacorn.org/roundtables and enter: corn2015 by Sunday, July 5th.
Date: 2015-07-05

Blood Drive

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 8:22 pm

Title: Blood Drive
Description: The New London Lions is hosting a blood drive from 1 to 6pm Wednesday, July 22nd at the New London Community Hall. Call Lanny at 319-986-6921 to donate.
Date: 2015-07-22

Genealogical Society

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 8:22 pm

Title: Genealogical Society
Description: The Washington County Genealogical Society will be going to the Keokuk County Historical and Genealogical Society for its Tuesday, July 7th. Meet on the south side of Washington\’s Central Park at 9:30am to carpool. The trip is open to the public.
Date: 2015-07-07

Boil Order in Effect in Crawfordsville

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 1:21 pm

Following a water main break, a boil order is in effect for portions of Crawfordsville.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Amber Talbot, director of PAWS and More Animal Shelter, about taking care of pets during the summer months. This is part two of a two-part interview.

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 1:00 pm

For today’s program, we’re joined by Dr. Darrell Smith, superintendent of WACO Schools, to discuss the district’s ongoing solar project.

WANTED

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 9:24 am

Garden shed, to be used for a chicken house

Call 319-461-1601

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 9:23 am

Push mower, $25.

Call 319-653-7542

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 9:23 am

Boys 26 inch bike, $25.

Call 319-653-3472

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 9:23 am

Cedar chest, $60.

Small curio cabinet, $75.

Call 319-461-6920

FOR SALE

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 9:22 am

Pickup topper, $400.

Floor mats, fit a 2013 model, $150.

Call 563-349-1514

June 30, 2015

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 8:41 am

BIRTHDAY WINNER – Joy Bennett, Washington

Chiefs Down Demons on Diamond

Posted: Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 at 7:01 am

Early inning offense by the opposition kept the Washington Demon baseball team (5-12 overall) at bay Monday evening.

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