Archive for November, 2017

Commercial/Confinement Manure Program

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 10:23 pm

Title: Commercial/Confinement Manure Program
Description: Washington County Extension will reshow both the Commercial and Confinement Manure Applicator Programs on Friday December 1 for those that were unable to attend a workshop. These programs are shown free of charge on the first Friday of each month. The commercial manure program will be shown at 8:30 a.m. and the confinement manure program will be shown at 1:30 p.m. at the extension office.
Date: 2017-12-1

WMS Parent/Teacher Conferences

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 10:22 pm

Title: WMS Parent/Teacher Conferences
Description: Washington Middle School will have parent/teacher conferences Thursday November 30 from 4-7:30 p.m. Parents are asked to enter through the south gym doors as teachers will be conferencing with parents in the gym. Midterm grades will be available and parents are encouraged to take the time to visit with their student’s teachers.
Date: 2017-11-30

Mid-Prairie Alumni meeting

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 10:22 pm

Title: Mid-Prairie Alumni meeting
Description: The Mid-Prairie Alumni Association organizational meeting will be held Wednesday November 29 at 7 p.m. in the high school library. This meeting is open to all alumni. On the agenda is the alumni newsletter which will be out early next year.
Date: 2017-11-29

Electric Trains and Model Railroading

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 10:21 pm

Title: Electric Trains and Model Railroading
Description: Peter Weller will present a program on Electric Trains and Model Railroading on Tuesday November 28 at 2:30 p.m. in the Morrison Room at Halcyon House. Weller will tell about the history of the hobby and describe the importance of both real trains and the models in the lives of boys and their families. Model trains of different sizes and scales will be shown and their features described. This program is free and open to the public.
Date: 2017-11-28

Washington Holiday Blitz

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 10:20 pm

Title: Washington Holiday Blitz
Description: As part of the Washington Holiday Blitz Saturday November 25 there will be hayrack rides in downtown Washington at 6 p.m., followed by the lighting ceremony at 7 p.m. and lighted holiday parade at 7:30 p.m.
Date: 2017-11-25

Breakfast with Santa

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 10:20 pm

Title: Breakfast with Santa
Description: Breakfast with Santa will be happening at the United Presbyterian Church in Washington from 8-10 a.m. Saturday November 25.
Date: 2017-11-25

Margarette Johnson

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 1:50 pm

A memorial service for 75-year old Margarette Johnson of Bettendorf will be held at noon Monday (11/27) at Runge Mortuary Chapel in Davenport with visitation from 4-7 p.m. Sunday (11/26).

Read the rest of this entry »

Washington Page

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 1:01 pm

On this edition of the Washington Page, KCII News speaks with Ann Williams about Night to Shine coming to Washington.

Play

In Touch with Southeast Iowa

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 1:00 pm

On today’s program we’re talking with Sara Puttmann, Gentry Bontrager, Wyatt Stumpf, Ariel Kaufman, and Shelby Zahradnek about the Mid-Prairie Big Hawk-Little Hawk mentor program.

Read the rest of this entry »

Play

Francis G. Falada

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 10:27 am

Funeral services will be at a later date for 94-year-old Francis G. Falada of Kalona at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona.

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 8:49 am

LP stove, black $200

100 bales wire tied straw $2.50/bale

319-931-0955

FOR SALE

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 8:49 am

chicken coop 8-10 chickens $125 obo

2 electric razor bikes $125 obo

319-461-4458

Birthday Winner Wednesday, November 22nd

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 8:22 am

Randy Irwin

Central Lee Downs WACO in Opener

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The WACO (0-1) girls’ basketball team had a tough draw in their first game of the season, falling to defending Southeast Iowa Super Conference champion Central Lee (1-0) last night by a final score of 74-14.

Read the rest of this entry »

Schauf Signs with Iowa Lakes

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

Sigourney softball standout Madison Schauf will continue her softball career next year up north, as she signed to play at Iowa Lakes Community College.

Read the rest of this entry »

Huskies Open With Win Over Eagles

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

In a matchup of KCII area teams Friday night the Highland girls basketball team opened the season with a win over the Keota Eagles 38-20 on the road.

Read the rest of this entry »

Bullettes, Rogers, Too Much for Iowa Mennonite in Opener

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School girls basketball team opened their season Tuesday night, hosting perennial power Mediapolis.

Read the rest of this entry »

Winfield-Mt. Union Elementary Collects $3,025 for Puerto Rico School

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 6:28 am


The Winfield-Mt. Union community raised $3,025 for those affected by Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. Photo courtesy of Gabe Wylder.

When the Winfield-Mt. Union Elementary School started their month-long fundraiser to collect money for Puerto Ricans affected by Hurricane Maria, teacher Barb Phelps thought it would be great to raise $500.

Read the rest of this entry »

Washington Police See Increase in Incidents in 2017

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 6:27 am

The number of incidents Washington Police have had to respond to this year is up by over 100 compared to last year.

Read the rest of this entry »

Supervisors Look for Feasibility Study for New Communications Building

Posted: Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017 at 6:27 am

Washington County is taking the next step in the process to upgrade emergency communications equipment and its building.

Read the rest of this entry »