Archive for May, 2016

Storms and Rain in the Forecast

Posted: Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 at 6:22 am

Heavy rain is in the forecast through the weekend and there is a high probability of thunderstorms today and Thursday.

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Iowa Mennonite Schools 2016 Graduation

Posted: Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 at 6:22 am

The Iowa Mennonite Schools will hold their 69th annual graduation festivities on May 28th and 29th in the school’s Celebration Hall.

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Washington Library Receives Grant from Literacy Foundation

Posted: Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 at 6:21 am

The Dollar General Literacy Foundation awarded the Washington Public Library a grant to help support their summer literacy programs.

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For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 at 4:55 am

Craftsman LT1000 riding mower
Need a battery and tire tube
$450

Pearl drum set
$200 will consider trades

319-321-8969

Washington Page

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Marcus Fedler of Keota who is seeking the Republican nomination for House District 78. The seat is currently held by Jarad Klein of Keota.

Dolores “Dode” Nash

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 10:51 am

A Funeral Mass for 77 year old Dolores “Dode” Nash, of Wentzville, MO, formerly of Brighton will be held at 10:30 A.M. Thursday May 26, 2016, at St Joseph Catholic Church in East Pleasant Plain.  Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery.

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For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 8:59 am

350 chevy motor

$250

319 461 0695

Wanted

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 8:59 am

Couple of  lawn sweepers

319-201 9111

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 8:58 am

Wizard Tiller

$60

Lawnboy push mower

$60

319 461 4532

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 8:57 am

2002 Jeep Liberty

$2500

319 461 6703

For Sale

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 8:56 am

Yamaha Kodiak w/ blade

400cc

$1000

Tiller – $65

Chevy Avalanche

641 8143291

Birthday / Anniversary Winner for Tuesday, May 24th

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 8:16 am

Birthday Winner:

Justin Berg – Sigourney

Anniversary Winner:

Al & Diana Havens – Tiffin

Golden Hawks Get Split

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 7:00 am
The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk baseball team opened the 2016 season Monday at Paul N. Bailey Field in Wellman, splitting with the Durant Wildcats.

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Demon Baseball Opens Season in Eddyville

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The newest season of Washington Demon baseball begins tonight.

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Iowa Mennonite Moves On

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 7:00 am

In a matchup of area teams, Iowa Mennonite School advances in the class 1A boys soccer playoffs Monday, bouncing Mid-Prairie 2-0.

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Demon Girls’ Golf Advances to State Tournament

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Contributing photo.

The postseason run for the Washington Demon girls’ golf team will continue into next week.

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Huskies Edge Demons on Diamond

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The opening night of the high school softball season pitted two Washington County schools against one another.

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UPDATE: Three Vehicle Wreck at Highway 1 and Lexington Monday

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 6:28 am


Emergency crews respond to a car wreck on the west side of Washington Monday afternoon. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Three vehicles collided at the intersection of Highway 1 and Lexington Boulevard Monday afternoon in Washington.

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Culinary Lab at Mid-Prairie High School Provides Unique Opportunities

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 6:28 am

The Mid-Prairie High School family and consumer science program is adding a unique educational facility.

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German Bicyclists Pass Through Kalona on Trek Across the United States

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 at 6:24 am


Contributed photo

Two bicyclists, Bastian Heimberger and Albert Liebermann from Germany, stopped in Kalona Friday and Saturday during their journey across North America.

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