Archive for August, 2015

July Rain Totals Above Normal, Temperatures Below

Posted: Saturday, August 1st, 2015 at 6:21 am

Looking back at July, the total rainfall for the month in Washington was above normal.

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Crooked Creek Days Continues

Posted: Saturday, August 1st, 2015 at 6:21 am

Winfield’s Crooked Creek Days is underway.

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School Begins in a Few Weeks

Posted: Saturday, August 1st, 2015 at 6:21 am

Washington Community Schools will have their first day of classes for the school year in four weeks.

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Work Progressing on Library Mural

Posted: Saturday, August 1st, 2015 at 6:20 am


Artist’s rendering of the mural. Image contributed.

Erin Rappleye is continuing her mural installation in downtown Washington.

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Summer Care for Peonies

Posted: Saturday, August 1st, 2015 at 6:20 am


Contributed photo.

Peonies are a long-lived perennial that flowers in the spring and with the right care can flower for many years.

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Chance to Become Master Gardener

Posted: Saturday, August 1st, 2015 at 6:20 am

Those with a passion for plants have an opportunity to become a master gardener.

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Cost Share Dollars Available to Local Farmers

Posted: Saturday, August 1st, 2015 at 6:20 am

Local farmers who want to take advantage of certain conservation practices can receive financial help.

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