Archive for August, 2015

Sophia Ann Danner

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 6:13 pm

Funeral Services for 99-year-old Sophia Ann Danner of Muscatine are 11:00am, September 1st, 2015, at St. Mary and Mathias Catholic Church in Muscatine. Visitation will be Monday, August 31st, 2015, from 4 until 7pm at the George M. Wittich-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services. Burial will be in the Muscatine Park Cemetery. Following the burial will be  atime of food and fellowship at Gannon Hall at the Church.

Carla Harris

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 12:23 pm

Funeral Mass and Cremation Rites for 75-year-old Carla Harris of Columbus Junction have been facilitated by the FCS Life Transition and Cremation Center located within the Muscatine Private Memorial Park Cemetery. Per Carla’s wishes there will be a service, but a private memorial service will be held at a later date. Stacy-Lewis Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 9:49 am

7 big round bales of hay, no rain, 70.00 each.
8 straw with oats, great for calfs , 65.00
1981 suzuki 550 motorcycle 550.00
319-936-5430

Looking For

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 9:48 am

dirt

319-461-9958

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 9:45 am

15 cubic foot chest freezer

$125

319-656-2965

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 9:45 am

Small Tokai grand piano with lacquered finish, $2400

small antique sewing cabinet, $35

653-5777

August 29th, 2015

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 9:36 am

Birthday Winner: Courtnee Hahn, Ainsworth, 18

Anniversary Winner: Richard and Janet Kron, Riverside, 42 years

Demon Football Falls to Pella in Season Opener

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 7:01 am

The No. 1 team in Class 3A football proved to be too tough for the Washington Demons to handle.

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Golden Hawk Ground Attack Keys Win

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 7:01 am

Entering their 2015 season opener against Durant, much of the talk surrounding the Mid-Prairie football team was how they remember the 2014 meeting with the Wildcats, a tight game that they lost 7-6.

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KCII High School Football Capsules

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Here are recaps of last night’s high school football action across the KCII listening area.

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Demon Volleyball Opens Up Season in Grinnell Tournament

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Another season of Washington Demon volleyball begins this morning.

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Chance to Help Local Non-Profit

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Community members have a chance to help out a local non-profit today.

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Splish and Splash, Dog Swim Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 6:23 am

While the pool will be closed to humans after today, it will open tomorrow for dogs.

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Grand Opening Held for CHOICES

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 6:22 am


A ribbon is cut to mark the grand opening of CHOICES in downtown Washington. Photos by Sally Hart.

A grand opening and ribbon cutting was held for CHOICES in downtown Washington yesterday.

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Downtown Celebration Begins This Afternoon

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Kalona Downtown Celebration begins this afternoon.

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Washington County 4-Hers Receive Top Honors in State Fair Horse Show

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 6:21 am


Horse and Pony 4-H member Jennie Greene, daughter of Joel and Luetta Greene, earned a variety of honors for her last 4-H appearance at the Iowa State Fair. Greene graduated this spring from WACO High School. Photo submitted.

Many Washington County 4-H members were awarded reserve champion and champion honors in the horse show at the Iowa State Fair.

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Extra Enforcement This Weekend on Two Interstates

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Sixteen states are taking part in an enforcement campaign this weekend on two major interstates in Iowa.

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Soybeans in Southeast Iowa Behind State Rate

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Soybeans across the state are nearly all setting pods and blooming neared completion.

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Lone Tree Car Show Awards Announced

Posted: Saturday, August 29th, 2015 at 6:20 am

The annual Lone Tree Fall Fest was held last weekend and included hot dog eating contests, sand volleyball, carnival rides and a car show.

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AUGUST 28, 2015

Posted: Friday, August 28th, 2015 at 9:34 am

ANNIVERSARY WINNERS – Neil and Julie Giesman