Archive for March, 2017

Easter Egg Hunt

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 5:55 am

Title: Easter Egg Hunt
Location: Crawfordsville Ball Field
Description: The Crawfordsville Easter Egg Hunt will be held Saturday, April 8th starting at 9:30am. The hunt will be held at the Crawfordsville Ball Field following the Fire Department Pancake Breakfast. A special appearance will be made by the Easter Bunny.
Date: 2017-04-08

Fish Fry

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 5:53 am

Title: Fish Fry
Location: Brighton Community Center
Description: The Brighton Lions Annual Fish Fry is Friday, April 7th from 4:30pm until 7:30pm at the Brighton Community Center. They will be accepting a free will offering. The menu consists of fish, baked potatoes, baked beans, coleslaw and dessert. Proceeds will help upgrade the food shack in the Brighton Park.
Date: 2017-04-07

Easter Egg Hunt

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 5:50 am

Title: Easter Egg Hunt
Location: Washington Country Club
Description: The Washington Golf & Country Club is having an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 15th starting at 2:00pm. The Easter Egg Hunt is open to the public.
Date: 2017-04-15

Luella Harland

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 5:14 am

A Mass of Christian Burial for 86-year-old Luella G. “Lu” Harland of Kalona, will be held Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 10:30 am at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Richmond with Father David Brownfield officiating.

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Cale Jarmes

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 5:12 am

Celebration of Life Service for 15-year-old Cale Jarmes of Sigourney will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday (4/5)  at Sigourney High School.  

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Mary Ann Horak

Posted: Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 5:12 am

Mass of the Resurrection  services for 82-year-old Mary Ann Horak of Riverside, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, (4/3) at St. James Catholic Church in Washington.

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Washington Page

Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Cole Davies, Kayley Clark and Chelsea Jacobson who are organizing a Walk for Autism Awareness on April 8th.

Debra “Deb” Kay Meador

Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 12:59 pm

Funeral services for 64-year-old Debra “Deb” Kay Meador of Letts will be Monday, April 3rd at 10 a.m. at the Stacy-Lewis Home for Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus Junction.

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Athlete of the Week

Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 12:00 pm

KCII Sports has selected Washington’s Ben Berhow as the Hedge Above Lawncare Athletes of the Week. Listen here for the full interview with Ben.

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Birthday Winner 3/30

Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 7:59 am

Josh Brenneman – Riverside

UPDATE: Six Students Suspended Following Fight, One Faces Assault Charges

Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 7:46 am

Seven juveniles were involved in a fight in Washington Wednesday and one faces assault charges.

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Iowa Mennonite Boys Soccer Opens Season in Solon

Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys soccer team travels to Solon tonight to begin the 2017 season. Last year IMS ended with a 7-10 overall record.

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Iowa Mennonite Opens Outdoor Season at Danville

Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School boys and girls track teams open the outdoor season tonight when they travel to Danville.

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Ruritan Relays Title Claimed by Lone Tree Boys Track

Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Several first-place finishes helped the Lone Tree Lions boys track team win their first outdoor competition of the season Monday.

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Washington and Mid-Prairie Matchup on the Pitch

Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon and Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk girls soccer teams will take the pitch against one another tonight in a preseason scrimmage in Wellman.

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Area Track Meets Postponed to Friday Due to Weather

Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Wet weather has postponed two track meets involving the Washington Demons.

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Vietnam War Veterans Thanked for Their Service

Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 6:27 am


Pins were presented to Vietnam War Veterans Wednesday. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Wednesday was Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day and Washington County’s Veterans Affairs Office held an event.

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Washington Man Arrested for Theft, Drug Charges

Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 6:27 am

A Washington man was arrested after a shoplifter was reported at Wal-Mart early Wednesday morning.

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Unemployment Rates Drop Locally in February

Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 6:25 am


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Washington, Henry, Iowa, Jefferson, Johnson, Keokuk, and Louisa counties all saw unemployment rates drop from January to February.

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IMS Seniors “Step into the Wardrobe” for Annual Banquet

Posted: Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 6:25 am

Iowa Mennonite School is inviting their senior class to “Step into the Wardrobe” for their Narnia-themed annual banquet.

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