Archive for July, 2017

Community Blood Drive

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 9:02 pm

Title: Community Blood Drive
Location: Mount Pleasant
Description: Hearth and Home Technologies will host a community blood drive from noon to 3 p.m. on Monday, August 14 in Mount Pleasant. To donate, please contact Carrie Wymore at 319-986-4592 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 5028 to locate the drive.
Date: 2017-08-14

Total Solar Eclipse Program

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 9:01 pm

Title: Total Solar Eclipse Program
Location: Washington Public Library
Description: The Washington Public Library is hosting several activities in celebration of the August 21 total solar eclipse. On August 17 at noon the library will have a program from an astronomy professor, as well as crafts, stories, haiku writing, live streaming images from NASA, and viewing on the 21st. Participants will receive eclipse-viewing glasses. Contact the Washington Public Library for more information.
Date: 2017-08-21

Sports Physicals

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 9:01 pm

Title: Sports Physicals
Location: Kalona, IA
Description: Washington County Hospital and Clinics will offer sport physicals for middle and high school athletes Thursday, August 17 from 4-7 p.m. At the WCHC Kalona Clinic in the Bulltown Plaza. They will also be offering optional eye screenings and updated student immunization records. No appointments are necessary.
Date: 2017-08-17

Ice Cream Social Dinner

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 9:00 pm

Title: Ice Cream Social Dinner
Location: Columbus Junction, IA
Description: The Spring Run Church in Columbus Junction is having their annual ice cream social on Tuesday August 1 from 5-7 p.m. There is a free will donation that will go towards the church missions. Menu includes hot chicken sandwiches, beef burgers, potato salad, and pies and cakes.
Date: 2017-08-01

HACAP Mobile Food Pantry

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 8:59 pm

Title: HACAP Mobile Food Pantry
Location: Washington, IA
Description: The HACAP mobile food pantry will be at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington from 1-2 p.m. on Thursday August 3rd. The pantry will close early if supplies run out. If you have any questions you may call the HACAP Food Reservoir at 319-393-7811.

Date: 2017-08-03

Fish Fry

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 8:59 pm

Title: Fish Fry
Location: Harper Knights of Columbus
Description: Harper Knights of Columbus is sponsoring a fish fry, Friday August 4th from 5-7:30 p.m. They will be serving all you can eat sweet corn and tomatoes, as well as normal items.
Date: 2017-08-04

Walk for the Future

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 8:58 pm

Title: Walk for the Future
Location: Sunset Park
Description: The Iowa SIDS Foundation is having a Walk for the Future on August 26th at 9:30 a.m. at Sunset Park in Washington. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and includes a walk shirt. Activities include a family walk, memorial event, silent auction, door prizes and refreshments.
Date: 2017-08-26

William “Bill” L. Burroughs

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 4:11 pm

Funeral services for 60-year-old William “Bill” L. Burroughs of Columbus Junction will be at a later date.

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Washington Page

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On today’s edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Washington County Public Health Administrator Danielle Pettit-Majewski about a mobile food pantry coming to Washington and Brighton on Thursday (8/3).

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s In Touch with Southeast Iowa we’re talking with Rural Health & Safety of Eastern Iowa board member Kevin Blind.

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FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 8:49 am

trailer dolly wheel jack $25

-12 ton steel frame truss $50

Craftsman 6.5 hsp lawn mower $80

3hsp stick and leaf mulcher $60

319-461-6483

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 8:49 am

two children’s compound bows with accessories $25

-50 belt buckles in collection wall mount $100

model airplanes and tanks $100

641-224-5094

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 8:48 am

Tan Retaining wall block
340 5 1/2 ×11 1/2 × 8″deep
Selling all for $1.75 each

2007 150 cc Roketa scooter $650.00
Call 319-656-4526.  Kalona

WANTED

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 8:48 am

Looking for garage space in Washington, preferable near the south end.  319-461-5705.

Demon Volleyball Hosts Camp Monday

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 7:00 am

Another season of fall sports is just around the corner and that means another round of camps to get ready for the school year. This week the Washington volleyball team is hosting their annual youth camp.

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YMCA of Washington County to Host Soccer Camp

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The YMCA of Washington County is hosting a couple camps as the end of the summer nears including a soccer skills and drills camp.

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Golden Hawks Kickoff Football Camp Monday

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk football program begins their annual football camp this evening.

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Hora Named Player of the Year

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 7:00 am

Highland senior softball standout Kelsey Hora was named the 2017 Southeast Iowa Superconference co-player of the year.

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County Considering Options for Multi-Million Dollar Emergency Communications Equipment and Facilities Upgrades

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 6:30 am


Photo by Sally Y. Hart

Washington County’s emergency communications needs to upgrade equipment and the facility in which they’re housed.

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High-Speed Pursuit from Washington to West Chester Ends with Two Arrests

Posted: Monday, July 31st, 2017 at 6:29 am


Jeremy Mirkes


Zackary McElroy

A vehicle pursuit that had speeds in excess of 110 miles per hour began in Washington and ended in West Chester Sunday afternoon.

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