Archive for November, 2015

Raymond E. Batchelder

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 12:17 pm

Funeral Service for 89-year-old Raymond E. Batchelder of Sigourney will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, December 2 at Powell Funeral Home in Sigourney.

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For Sale

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 9:04 am

Two snow blowers, your choice $125

319–653-5890

For Sale

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 9:02 am

Loveseat, $25

319-653-8841

For Sale

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 9:02 am

Lift chair

319-653-7416

319-591-0962

For Sale

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 9:01 am

Kitchen table & 4 chairs, $100

Entertainment center, $80

636-385-3880

For Sale

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 9:00 am

Dishwasher

319-653-2609

November 30, 2015

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 8:04 am

Birthday winner – Jamison Bell, Washington

There are no anniversaries

SEISC Honors Winfield-Mt. Union Students

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Southeast Iowa Super Conference has announced its academic all-conference award winners from the fall sports season and several Winfield-Mt. Union student athletes have been honored.

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Highland Students Named to All-Academic Squad

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 7:00 am

Multiple students athletes at Highland High School have been recognized for their classwork.

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Keota Basketball Opens Seasons Hosting Lone Tree

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 7:00 am

A pair of season opening basketball games are scheduled for tonight at Keota High School.

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Golden Hawk Wrestlers Gear Up for Season Opener

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk wrestling team steps back to the mat for their season opener Tuesday night.

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Sergeant Announces Candidacy for Sheriff

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 6:26 am


Contributed photo

A Washington County Sheriff’s Office sergeant has announced his intention to run for the office of Washington County Sheriff.

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Four Homes, One Business Featured in Candlelight Tour

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 6:26 am

Homes on last year’s tour are shown. Photos by Sally Y. Hart

The Washington Chamber of Commerce is holding their annual Candlelight Tour of Homes this weekend.

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SNOW Continues in Washington

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 6:25 am


The Federation Bank float, above, received second place, behind Hair Graphics Studio. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Showcasing Nights of Washington, or SNOW, events held by Main Street Washington continue this week with the rescheduled Shop and Stroll.

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Rain Above Normal, Area Rivers Rise

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 6:23 am

Washington has received nearly twice the normal amount of rain for November.

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West Chester Christmas Gala

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 6:22 am

West Chester will be holding a Christmas Gala on Saturday, December 5th.

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Keep Washington Kids Warm

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 6:21 am

Hats, gloves, mittens, boots, snow pants, coats and scarves for kids are being collected by a Washington business to donated to local schools.

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Area Students Participate in Iowa Youth Caucus

Posted: Monday, November 30th, 2015 at 6:20 am

Keokuk County students participated in the first ever Iowa Youth Caucus.

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Edith Cleola Gnagey Ropp

Posted: Sunday, November 29th, 2015 at 12:36 pm

Celebration Of Life Service for 89 year-old Edith Cleola Gnagey Ropp of Kalona,  will be held 10:30 am Wednesday, December 2nd at West Union Mennonite Church in rural Parnell.

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November 29th, 2015

Posted: Sunday, November 29th, 2015 at 8:18 am

no Birthday winner

Anniversary winners – Peach and Rodger Shiflett of Sigourney