Archive for May, 2018

Fatal Wreck in Jefferson County

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2018 at 6:28 am

A single-vehicle wreck resulted in one fatality and another injured in Jefferson County Saturday morning.

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Area Girls Advance to State Golf Tournament, Tee Off Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2018 at 6:27 am

Four area high schools will have golfers competing in the Iowa State Girls Golf Tournament this week.

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Kalona Pool Opens Monday, City Looks at YMCA Managing this Summer

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2018 at 6:27 am

Mid-Prairie students can leave school and dive head first into summer this Wednesday as the Kalona Municipal Pool opens.

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Memorial Day Observed Today

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2018 at 6:26 am

Today is Memorial Day. In observance of the holiday many businesses, offices, and services are closed.

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Road Construction on Highway 22 from Wellman to Kalona Starts Wednesday

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2018 at 6:24 am

Motorists traveling on Highway 22 from Wellman to Kalona are advised of a road construction project beginning Wednesday.

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Washington Pool Opens Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2018 at 6:24 am

The City of Washington’s Steele Family Aquatic Center opens for the season this week.

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Wayland Garden Grows Free Produce for Community Members

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2018 at 6:20 am


Photo courtesy of Wayland Community Garden.

Free produce, fresh air, and a chance to get to know new people, all are benefits of the Wayland Community Garden.

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Robert J. “Bob” Coon

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2018 at 5:40 am

A celebration of life service for 91-year-old Robert J. “Bob” Coon of Washington will be held at 10:30a.m. Wednesday, May 30th at the United Presbyterian Chruch in Columbus Junction.

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Robert C. “Bob” Friese

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2018 at 5:36 am

Mass of the Resurrection for 83-year-old Robert C. “Bob” Friese of Washington will be held at 11a.m. Thursday, May 31st at St. James Catholic Church.

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Dodici Trinity Birthday Show Winner Sunday, May 27th

Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2018 at 7:35 am

Sandi Wolfe of Washington

Jacoby Signs with Simpson

Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2018 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk football standout Terrhyn Jacoby will continue his athletic and academic career at the collegiate level.

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Ours Makes it Official With Eastern Mennonite

Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2018 at 7:00 am

 

Iowa Mennonite School senior soccer standout Cole Ours will continue his athletic and academic career at the collegiate level.

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Free Events for Children and Adults this Summer at Wellman-Scofield Library

Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2018 at 6:24 am

Readers of all ages are encouraged to get involved in the summer reading programs at the Wellman-Scofield Library.

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Mental Health Services on Supervisors’ Agenda

Posted: Sunday, May 27th, 2018 at 6:22 am

Healthcare services for inmates of the Washington County Jail will be discussed Tuesday by the Washington County Board of Supervisors.

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Demons and Wolves Wrap Up State Golf; Hagge Runner-Up

Posted: Saturday, May 26th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon and Winfield-Mt. Union boys golf teams competed Thursday and Friday at their respective state golf tournaments.

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Mustangs Spoil Hawks Home Opener

Posted: Saturday, May 26th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk softball team fell to the Mount Vernon Mustangs at Carr, Vincent, Gould Field in Kalona Friday night 12-2.

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Demons Sweep Bloodhounds to Open Conference Play

Posted: Saturday, May 26th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Washington Demon baseball team posted their first wins of the season Friday and swept conference rival Fort Madison at Dick Sojka Memorial Field.

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Iowa Mennonite Soccer Faces Solon in Substate Showdown

Posted: Saturday, May 26th, 2018 at 7:00 am

In the end, there can be only one.

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Main Street Washington Incentive Fund Looks to Improve Downtown Buildings

Posted: Saturday, May 26th, 2018 at 6:27 am


Building improvement grants for downtown Washington will be awarded through the Washington Incentive Fund.

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Prevent Spread of Diseases When Grilling this Memorial Day Weekend

Posted: Saturday, May 26th, 2018 at 6:27 am

Don’t let poor food safety choices dampen your Memorial Day weekend barbecue.

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