Archive for April, 2016

Sexton Set for Drake

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Highland senior Kieffer Sexton is set to make his first appearance at the Drake Relays on Thursday.

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Washington Girls’ Golf Takes Third in Southeast Conference Triangular

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington sophomore Sarah Nacos watches her tee shot soar through the air during a Southeast Conference meet against Mount Pleasant April 18. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

Monday marked the first time all season the Washington Demon girls’ golf team didn’t take first place honors in a meet they competed in.

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Iowa Mennonite Golf has Busy Week

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys and girls golf teams were in action Monday and Tuesday of this week.

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Council Moves Forward with Bond Vote for YMCA in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 6:27 am


Dale Torpey (standing) speaks against a bond referendum vote for the new YMCA project at Tuesday’s special session meeting of the Washington City Council. Photo by Sally Y. Hart


A student speaks in favor of the project, saying he enjoys going to the YMCA with his friends. Photo by Sally Y. Hart.

The Washington City Council jumped in and decided to move forward with steps to go to a bond referendum for a the new $10.5 million YMCA project in Washington.

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More Emergency Dispatchers Needed in Washington County

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 6:23 am

A 13-year veteran of the Washington County Emergency Communications department is leaving and the department is still looking to fill staffing voids.

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Mid-Prairie Finalizes Bids on Construction Projects

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 6:23 am

At their most recent meeting the Mid-Prairie School board had a final discussion regarding High School addition bids.

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Today is Administrative Professionals Day

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Today is Administrative Professionals Day.

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More Rain Expected Locally

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 6:21 am

April showers are said to bring May flowers and more rain is in the forecast for the KCII-listening area through the weekend.

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Washington Library Seeks Two Board Members

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 6:21 am

In July, two board members will be needed to fill trustee vacancies on the Washington Free Public Library’s board.

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Wanted

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 5:07 am

Youth boys t-ball cleats
Size 1 or 2
New or used
Reasonably priced

319 548-1405

Wyatt Alan Miller

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 at 5:04 am

Calling hours for infant Wyatt Alan Miller (son of Joseph and Pamela Miller)will begin noon today (4/27)  at the Jones & Eden Funeral Home in Washington where the family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m.

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Lynford Glen Yoder

Posted: Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 at 1:08 pm

Funeral services for five-day-old Lynford Glen Yoder of Kalona will be held at 9:30 a.m. Thursday (4/28) at the Henry T. Miller Residence, located at 5759 James Ave. SW in Kalona.

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Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Amber Talbot, director of PAWS and More, about pet therapy. This is part one of a two-part interview.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s edition of In Touch With Southeast Iowa, KCII News speaks with Renea Pickard about the Kalona Quilt and Craft show, as well as the Vintage and Handmade at the Village event hosted by the Kalona Historical Village.

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Wanted

Posted: Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 at 11:47 am

4-wheel walker in good condition for handicapped person.
319-728-2103

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 at 11:46 am

Fimco, Heavy Hauler, yard wagon,
10 cubic foot capacity
tilts to dump
$125.00

641-891-7075.

Wanted

Posted: Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 at 11:45 am

Girls youth cow girl boots
Size 1 or 2
Used or new

319 548 1405

Birthday Winner for Tuesday, April 26th

Posted: Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 at 8:04 am

Alisha Hurd

W-MU Boys’ Track Sending Two Events to Drake Relays

Posted: Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Winfield-Mount Union junior Bryce Robinson prepares to land during the long jump competition at the Demon Relays April 7 in Washington. Photo by KCII Sport’s Nate Gonner.

This year’s Drake Relays will feature the Winfield-Mount Union boys’ track team in two events.

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Demon Boys’ Soccer Falls in Final Minute to Mount Pleasant

Posted: Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Washington junior Kyle Anderson (center) moves the ball into the Demons’ offensive end during Monday’s Southeast Conference game versus Mount Pleasant. Photo by KCII Sports Nate Gonner.

The latest installment of the Washington vs. Mount Pleasant rivalry on the soccer field came down to the final minute.

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