Archive for May, 2016

Mid-Prairie Seniors Graduate Sunday

Posted: Friday, May 27th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Mid-Prairie High School will have their graduation ceremony this Sunday. Commencement will start at 1:30 p.m. in the high school gymnasium. The class of 2016 will see 75 seniors earn their diplomas, which is the same number of students in the class of 2015. The valedictorians for the class are Ciana Carr, Ryan Errthum, Jordan Murray, and Hannah Van Roekel.

Strong Wind Gusts Observed in Washington, More Rain Expected

Posted: Friday, May 27th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Wind gusts reached 29 miles per hour at the Washington Municipal Airport yesterday and today.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Main Street Washington Director Sarah Grunewaldt about the Washington Incentive Fund.

In Touch With Southeast Iowa

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch With Southeast Iowa, we talk to Jared Schneider, Chief Deputy Officer for the Washington County Sheriff’s office about Bike Safety.

Athlete of the Week

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 12:00 pm

KCII Sports has selected Highland senior Keiffer Sexton as the Hedge Above Lawncare Athletes of the Week. Listen here for the full interview with Keiffer.

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For Sale

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 8:55 am

15 foot semi V boat with a 4 HP Johnson sea horse motor
3 gallon fuel tank and fuel line .
new hummingbird 197c fish/depth finder.
$700.
3193253417

Birthday / Anniversary Winner for Thursday, May 26th

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 8:54 am

Birthday:
Caleb Woodson – Washington

Anniversary:
Amy & Kevin Molyneux – Rose Hill

For Sale

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 8:51 am

2011 Chevy Equinox
5244 miles
$14800

319 653 6180

For Sale

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 8:51 am

22 sheets of glass board

319 430 6819

Demon Baseball Splits Double Header Versus Clippers

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am

A pair of non-conference games rendered contrasting results for the Washington Demons (2-1 overall) Wednesday evening.

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Iowa Mennonite Ends Season in Iowa City

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys soccer team ended their season in the second round of substate play Wednesday, falling to No. 2 Iowa City Regina 7-0 in Iowa City.

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Sigourney Golfers Qualify for State Tournament

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am

A pair of Sigourney seniors will represent the district at the Class 1A golf tournament.

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Orr to Represents Columbus at Class 2A State Golf Tournament

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Despite her team missing the cut by four strokes, Columbus senior Kourtney Orr has qualified for next week’s Class 2A state golf tournament.

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Golden Hawks Comeback on Clippers

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk softball team opened 2016 on Tuesday with a 4-3 win at Clear Creek Amana.

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Wildcats Continue Postseason Soccer Run

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 7:00 am


Diego Sanchez (left, 8) takes a shot on goal in the second half of the match versus Holy Trinity Wednesday night in the postseason. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

A single goal early in the match would prove to be the deciding factor in Wednesday’s postseason boys’ soccer game between the No. 4 Columbus-Winfield-Mt. Union Wildcats (16-1) and the Holy Trinity Crusaders (7-12).

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Busy Memorial Day Expected For Lake Darling

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 6:28 am


People enjoy a walk at Lake Darling during it’s grand re-dedication. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Lake Darling is proving to be a popular place this Memorial Day weekend, and the camping availability has already become few and far between.

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Washington Host Families Needed for International Students

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 6:27 am

Host families are needed in the Washington School District for the 2016-2017 school year for foreign exchange students.

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Storms Expected Today and Tomorrow

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 6:25 am


Dark clouds were seen south of Ainsworth Thursday morning. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Thunderstorms swept across southeast Iowa early Thursday morning.

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Mid-Prairie Begins End of Year Countdown

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 6:24 am

Mid-Prairie students are counting down the days until summer vacation.

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Four Arrested in Washington, Two Facing Assault Charges

Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016 at 6:24 am

Four people were arrested late Wednesday night in Washington at one scene and two face assault charges.

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