Archive for September, 2015

September is Recovery Month

Posted: Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015 at 6:21 am

Approximately 185,000 Iowans 12 years old or older are dependent on or abused alcohol and 42,000 are dependent on or abuse illicit drugs.

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Washington Churches to Fight Hunger

Posted: Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015 at 6:21 am

The Washington Area Ministerial Association is fighting hunger this fall.

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Dump Truck Wrecks in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015 at 6:21 am

A dump truck rolled on to its side in Washington Monday morning.

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Area Students Honored with Annual Leadership Awards

Posted: Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015 at 6:20 am

IMS youth leadership students. Photo courtesy of Larry Swartzendruber

Several area high school seniors were honored with Youth Salute leadership awards in a recent ceremony held in Iowa City.

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Jerry O. Smith

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 10:33 am

Graveside services for 73-year old Jerry O. Smith of Washington will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday (9/23) at the Sandy Hook Cemetery near Brighton.

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Wanted

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 9:30 am

Car to drive to and from school

641-224-5094

For Sale

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 9:30 am

Hawkeye pullover sweatshirt, $25

Boys bike

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Garage Sale

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 9:29 am

Keota city wide garage sales Friday and Saturday

To be included call 641-636-2167

For Sale

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 9:28 am

2001 Harley-Davidson

2011 Cub Cadet mower

319-460-0141

For Sale

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 9:27 am

15 inch older model TV, $15

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For Sale

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 9:27 am

Insulation blower, $300

Aluminum brake, $300

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Columbus Football Resumes Homecoming Game Tonight

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

The homecoming football game for the Columbus Wildcats (2-1 overall; 1-0 Class 1A District 6) was cut short on Friday evening due to inclement weather in Southeast Iowa.

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Golden Hawks Go To Solon

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

After a soggy forecast wiped out the Mid-Prairie cross country team’s first home meet of the season the Hawks are back on the road tonight as a late addition to the field at the Solon Invitational.

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Hudson Honors Feldman in Lions’ Victory Over Cardinal

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

Lone Tree’s star running back honored his classmate and fellow team captain this past Friday during the Lions’ week four victory over the Cardinal Comets.

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Mid-Prairie Drops Conference Road Match

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk volleyball team took to the road Thursday night in River Valley Conference play and fell to Camanche in five games.

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Six Candidates Seeking Three Washington Council Seats

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 6:25 am

There will be two contested City Council races in Washington in November.

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Riverside Voters to Have Many Choices in City Election

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 6:25 am

Voters in the city of Riverside will have a full ballot in the upcoming city election.

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New IMS Principal Settles In

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 6:22 am

The Iowa Mennonite School welcomed a new principal this fall.

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Project Blue Light Iowa Distributed Nearly 100 Bulbs in Washington

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 6:22 am

On Saturday, Project Blue Light Iowa distributed 80 blue light bulbs in Washington.

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Obstacle Course 5K at Marr Park

Posted: Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 6:21 am

An obstacle course 5K is returning to the area next week.

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