Archive for November, 2017

Mid-Prairie Vocalist Waters Performing at 2017 All-State Music Festival

Posted: Sunday, November 12th, 2017 at 6:24 am


All-State Finalist Ty Waters photographed second from right with Maizy Fugate, Kyra Helmuth, Blair Buffington (Iowa Wesleyan Choral Director), and Delaney Smith. Photo courtesy of Collette McClellen.

One Mid-Prairie vocalist will be heading to this year’s All-State Music Festival.

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Supervisors to Hold Official Canvas of Election Results Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, November 12th, 2017 at 6:20 am

New business and official canvass of the city elections will be conducted by the Washington County Board of Supervisors Tuesday.

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November 11th, 2017

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 8:03 am

Birthday winner – Quentin Howard of Washington

no Anniversary winners

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 7:54 am

Samsung refrigerator, white, excellent condition, $400

GE top load washing machine $200 OBO

robot vacuum $150

319-461-6781

 

Garage Sale

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 7:52 am

Garage Sale Saturday, November 11th at 1126 S. Iowa Ave in Washington. Miscellaneous items including hunting items, pine cabinet, and exercise equipment.

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 7:50 am

* 7.5 Meyers SNOW BLADE..$250
* Pallet Forks 53″..$400 per set
* Platform/Mezzanine 9ft x 13ft..$700
* Skidloader-Owatonna 330 Mustang..$3500
* Five Jeep Tires & Mag Rims..$150
* 3pt 8 ft. Hydraulic SNOW BLOWER..$1000
Crawfordsville
Call 319-658-3702

Mitchell Earns Academic All State Honors

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Girls Coaches Association recently released the 2017 Academic All State Volleyball participants and Washington’s Megan Mitchell was recognized.

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Yoder Adds Name to Iowa Mennonite Record Book

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Suzanna Yoder- Photo Courtesy of Iowa Mennonite School

 

Iowa Mennonite junior Suzanna Yoder has cemented her name among the greats of the IMS volleyball program.

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Hall Named Academic All-State

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 7:00 am

Photo Courtesy of: Jeff Yoder/iagameday.smugmug.com

 

Mid-Prairie High School senior Maya Hall was named to the Academic All-State team by the Iowa Girls Coaches Association. To qualify for All-State honors Hall had to earn a 3.75 GPA and score 27 or better on the ACT.

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Six Wolves on All Conference Volleyball

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 7:00 am

With a strong finish to the 2017 season the Winfield-Mt. Union volleyball team nabbed six players on the Southeast Iowa Super Conference all conference teams.

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Kalona Purchasing Speed Sensors and New Street Signage

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 6:28 am


Kalona City Council approved purchasing solar-powered speed sensors and new street signage on November 6. Photo by Sam McIntosh.

Drivers in Kalona should expect to monitor their speed more closely in the next several weeks.

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Veterans Thanked Today, Free Meal and Program in Washington Tonight

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 6:26 am

Today is Veterans Day – a day to honor and appreciate veterans and their service to our country.

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Unlawful Passing of a School Bus Charges Results in 62% Convictions

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 6:26 am


Contributed image

It is against the law to pass a stopped school bus in Iowa.

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Be Mindful of Space Heater Dangers this Winter

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 6:24 am

As temperatures are decreasing this November, Iowans may be compelled to plug in their space heaters for additional warmth, though they can be a danger for lives and homes.

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Deadline Extended to Remove Asbestos, Demo House in Washington

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 6:23 am


The house at 302 West Main Street in Washington was purchased by the county and will soon be demolished. Photo by Sally Y. Hart

After receiving no proposals to remove the asbestos from the property at 302 West Main Street the Washington County Board of Supervisors has decided to change the timeline of the project.

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Local Service Groups Part of Global Push to Eradicate Polio

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 6:22 am

Rotary International is an organization with over 1.2 million members with the aim of bettering communities, and eradicating polio worldwide.

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Women’s Choir with Local Voices to Perform Sunday

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 6:21 am

A women’s choir based in Iowa City, with Washington County members, will be performing in Washington Sunday.

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Mid-Prairie Middle School Students Singing in Opus Honor Choir

Posted: Saturday, November 11th, 2017 at 6:20 am

Two Mid-Prairie Middle School vocalists will be performing in the Opus Honor Choir November 16.

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Cookie/Candy Walk

Posted: Friday, November 10th, 2017 at 9:58 pm

Title: Cookie/Candy Walk
Description: Winfield First Presbyterian Church is having a cookie and candy walk from 9-11 a.m. on Saturday December 2. Come see Santa at the Winfield Library at 3 p.m.
Date: 2017-12-02

Soup Supper

Posted: Friday, November 10th, 2017 at 9:57 pm

Title: Soup Supper
Description: Winfield Community Development Group is having a soup supper Saturday December 2 from 5-8 p.m. at Veterans Building. There is a free will donation with all proceeds going to the Rick Rodgers Community Pool.

Date: 2017-12-02