Archive for April, 2016

Wanted

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 11:20 am

An older model, low mileage, one owner sedan reasonably priced.
Must be in good condition as is needed for handicapped person.
Call: Columbus Jct. 319-728-2103 or: 563-260-1950 – Leave message if no answer.

For Sale

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 8:57 am

Universal car or truck hitch – $20

Twin bed with wooden head board – $10

All steel wheel bar  – $5

Skill saw – $20

319 461 6483

For Sale

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 8:57 am

Vogelzeang Boxwood Cast Iron Wood Burning Stove

32in long, 24in tall, 21in wide

$150

319-461-8606

Birthday Winner for Thursday, April 21st

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 8:56 am

Dawn Peterson – Washington

Demon Girls’ Track Hosts Washington Invite Tonight

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 7:00 am

The final home track meet of the season for the Washington girls’ squad is tonight.

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Area Teams Perform Well at Warrior Relays

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 7:00 am

The annual Warrior Relays hosted by the WACO boys’ track team provided several first place finishes for area athletes.

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Mid-Prairie and Columbus Boys Attend Wildcat Invitational

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie boys golf team traveled to Wahkonsa Country Club in Durant to participate in the 18 hole Wildcat Invitational.

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Area Schools Compete at Local Triangular

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Keota and Iowa Mennonite School boys and girls golf teams were in action this week along with BGM in a triangular meet at Lagos Acres Golf Course in Keota.

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Sigourney Golf Teams Travel to Iowa Valley

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 7:00 am

The unblemished records of the Sigourney Savage boys’ and girls’ golf teams will be tested again this afternoon in Marengo.

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Golden Hawk Girls Extend Win Streak to Three

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie girls soccer team made it three straight wins this week, beating up on Monticello 4-1.

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Washington Soccer Teams Host Ft Madison

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington sophomore Thomas Zimmer gears up to boot the goal kick downfield during the Demons’ April 12 contest versus the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

The Southeast Conference soccer season for the Washington Demon boys’ and girls’ squads resumes this afternoon.

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Longest Running Movie Theater in the World is in Downtown Washington

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 6:27 am


The State Theater in downtown Washington. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Century-old films and the Brintons will be celebrated at the State Theater, the longest running movie theater in the world, which is located in downtown Washington.

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April is Autism Awareness Month

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 6:24 am

April is National Autism Awareness Month.

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Beauty and the Beast to be Performed by Local High School

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 6:24 am

A castle, a beast and an enchanted mirror will be on the stage at the Washington Community Center this weekend.

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Mid-Prairie Students Selected to Honor Band

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 6:23 am

Recently 23 Mid-Prairie middle school and home school assistance program students participated in the 20th annual Mount Pleasant Honor Band.

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Washington County’s Unemployment Rate Drops

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 6:23 am

From February to March unemployment rates in Washington County and all of its surrounding counties dropped slightly.

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Washington’s RAGBRAI Plans Continue

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 6:23 am


The Washington City Council met Tuesday, Mayor Sandra Johnson was absent so councilman Russ Zieglowsky (center) served as mayor pro tem for the meeting. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

On Friday, July 29th, RAGBRAI will overnight in Washington and plans to host the thousands of people are underway.

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Demon Dash to be Held Saturday

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 6:22 am

The annual Demon Dash in Washington will be held this Saturday.

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Klein Reflects on Budget Work

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 6:21 am

The 2016 legislative session is beginning to wind down.

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For Sale

Posted: Thursday, April 21st, 2016 at 6:01 am

Remington 870 Express shotgun

good condition

$150

319-461-8606