Archive for November, 2016

George “Bill” Barr

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 2:02 pm

Celebration of life services for 85-year-old George “Bill” Barr of Washington will be held at 11 a.m. Monday (12/5) at the Beatty Funeral Home in Washington.

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Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Susan Wellington, of the Halcyon House, and Don Kline about a caregivers support group that is held in Washington twice each month.

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In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa, we’re talking with Louisa County Conservation Naturalist Lana Artz-McComb about the Upcycled Holiday Gifts event.

Birthday winner Wednesday, November 30th

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 8:51 am

Jameson Bell – Washington

Wanted

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 8:50 am

honda 50
319 461 5626

For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 8:50 am

Tilt trailer
300
319461 9916

Washington Wrestling Sweeps Quadrangular

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 7:01 am

A new chapter of Washington Demon wrestling began with a dominating performance in front of the home crowd Tuesday.

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Demons Drop Overtime Battle in Burlington

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 7:01 am

Mistakes cost the Washington Demon girls’ basketball team (1-1) their first loss of the season Tuesday.

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Lone Tree Rolls to 4-0

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

The Lone Tree Lady Lion basketball team stayed perfect in the early season with a victory over Iowa Mennonite School 60-24 in Lone Tree Tuesday.

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Lone Tree Runs Away With Win In the Second Half

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 7:00 am

A defensive battle turned into a Lone Tree win Tuesday at Lone Tree as the Lions outlasted Iowa Mennonite School in the second half to earn a 52-35 win.

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Highland Exploring the Possibility of Closing Ainsworth Elementary

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 6:28 am

At the most recent meeting, the Highland School Board discussed Ainsworth Elementary, and whether or not they would close the school after this year.

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Washington County to Advertise County Attorney Position

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 6:28 am


Washington County Attorney Shawn Showers (left) speaks with the Washington County Board of Supervisors Tuesday. (Photo by Sally Y. Hart)

The Washington County Attorney position will be vacated later this year, as the current attorney Shawn Showers has been appointed by Governor Terry Branstad to the 8A Judicial District bench.

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Iowa Beef Checkoff on the Ballot Today

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 6:27 am


A cow in rural Washington County. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Today Iowa’s cattlemen can vote at their local county extension offices as to if they want the Iowa Beef Checkoff reinstated or not.

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Washington Economic Development Group gets WCRF Grant for Trails

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 6:25 am

To kick off the “Happy Trails” portion of the Washington County Riverboat Foundation’s fall grant presentation, the Washington Economic Development Group was awarded $30,000 toward the regional recreation and trail plan.

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Big Red Radio to Visit Archer’s Appliance and Electronics

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 6:24 am

The KCII Big Red Radio will stop at Archer’s Appliance and Electronics in Washington Thursday.

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Towner to be Washington County Medical Examiner

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 6:23 am

A new medical examiner will be taking over the job beginning January 1st.

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Louisa County Conservation to Make Holiday Gifts While Upcycling

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 6:22 am

For those looking for a good way to reduce the amount of waste they’re sending to landfills, Louisa County Conservation is hosting an event that will turn some of that waste into inexpensive gifts for the holidays.

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Green Presented Service Award

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 6:21 am


Contributed photo

Washington County’s 4-H/Youth Coordinator Amy Green has been presented the 4-H Distinguished Service Award.

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Wednesday, November 30th

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 5:16 am

Washington McDonald’s
What year did McDonald’s come to Washington? 1996
How many employees? 42
How did McDonald’s get its name? Ray Kroc
Marion Ave Baptist Church

How long ago did the church start? 43 years ago
What’s Marion Ave Church’s favorite thing about the holidays? Live Animal Christmas Play
How many employees? 4 (with many volunteers)
Hometeam Advantage Realtors
How many combined years of experience do the realtors have? 30 years
How many employees? 2
When did Hometeam Advantage open? February 2016
Capper Auto

What vehicle brands do they carry? Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram
What 4 communities is Capper in? Washington, Williamsburg, Sigourney, Merengo
How long has Capper been in business? 37 years

Wanted

Posted: Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 at 4:46 am

Four wheeler/ATV to rent or borrow
– for hunting season
319 201 9111
319 201 0857