Archive for July, 2015

Black, Rodgers Represents WACO on All-SEISC Baseball Team

Posted: Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at 7:01 am

An improved season from the WACO Warrior baseball team (3-21 overall) gardener recognition from the coaches of the Southeast Iowa Super Conference North.

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Arrow’s Softball Team Places Five Seniors on All-SEISC First Team

Posted: Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The second best team in the Southeast Iowa Super Conference North softball standings is well represented on this year’s all-conference squad.

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IMS Baseball All-Conference

Posted: Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School baseball team placed three players on the all-conference team for the north division of the Southeast Iowa Super Conference.

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Richmond’s 175th to be Celebrated Today

Posted: Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at 6:23 am

The public has a chance to learn about the history of Richmond today.

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Chance of Thunderstorms this Weekend

Posted: Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Rain and thunderstorms are in the forecast for the area this weekend.

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Washington Applying to be Overnight Host for RAGBRAI in 2016

Posted: Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The last time Washington was an overnight stop for RAGBRAI was in 2000.

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Washington County Fair Ends, Volunteers Thanked

Posted: Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at 6:22 am


Washington County 4-H seniors were applauded during the Fair Queen contest Sunday. Photo by Sally Hart.

The 2015 Washington County Fair is in the books.

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Portions of Iowa Abnormally Dry

Posted: Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at 6:22 am

Nearly seven percent of Iowa is considered abnormally dry at this time.

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Hospice Volunteer Training Scheduled for August

Posted: Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Training for those interested in helping a local hospice is being held next month.

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Grassley Supports Nominee for Federal Judgeship

Posted: Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Judge Leonard Strand has been nominated to serve on the United States District Court for the Northern District of Iowa.

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Last Day of Louisa County Fair

Posted: Saturday, July 25th, 2015 at 6:19 am

The Louisa County Fair comes to a close today.

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Charles “Chuck” B. Gingerich

Posted: Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 4:10 pm

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A Graveside Service for Charles “Chuck” B Gingerich will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, August 1, 2015 in the Wellman Cemetery in Wellman.  There will be no visitation.  The Powell Funeral Home in Wellman is in charge of the arrangements.

Janet I. Buck

Posted: Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 3:32 pm

A celebration of life for Janet I. Buck, 73, of Ainsworth, Iowa

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Kenneth D. (Kenny) Hochstedler

Posted: Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 12:55 pm


Celebration of Life Service for Kenneth D. (Kenny) Hochstedler of Kalona

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Janet Buck

Posted: Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 10:04 am

Funeral services for 73-year-old Janet Buck of Ainsworth is pending with the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington.

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Share the Fun Results

Posted: Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 8:54 am


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Washington County 4-H members participated in Share the Fun on Wednesday.

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Dairy Cattle Show Results

Posted: Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 8:51 am

Dairy Cattle Show Results

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Bucket Bottle Calf Show Results

Posted: Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 8:48 am

Bucket Bottle Calf Show Results

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Dairy and Meat Goat Show Results

Posted: Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 8:40 am

Dairy and Meat Goat Show Results

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Demon Football Players to Participate in Army Leadership Training

Posted: Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 7:01 am

A different training opportunity awaits the Washington Demon football team today.

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