Archive for October, 2018

Horak Headed to State

Posted: Monday, October 22nd, 2018 at 7:22 am

Washington’s Evan Horak has had an exceptional cross country season.  Week in and week out, he continued to finish in the top ten, break personal and school records, and solidify himself as a top runner in the area.  That came full circle on Thursday when he qualified for state.

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Iowa Mennonite School and Winfield-Mt. Union Face Off in Regional Quarterfinals

Posted: Monday, October 22nd, 2018 at 7:00 am

A pair of KCII area teams will meet up in the quarterfinal round of the class 1A volleyball playoffs tonight in Winfield when Iowa Mennonite travels to meet the Wolves.

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Lions Beat Bears To Finish Season

Posted: Monday, October 22nd, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Lone Tree Lion football team finished their year on a high note, beating English Valleys in a shoot out Friday 55-32.

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National Teen Driver Safety Week is Here

Posted: Monday, October 22nd, 2018 at 6:29 am

October 21-27 is National Teen Driver Week which is dedicated to talking to teens about safe driving habits as car crashes are the leading cause of death in teens 15-18 years old, according to the Iowa Department of Public Safety.

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National Weather Service Releases Winter Outlook

Posted: Monday, October 22nd, 2018 at 6:25 am

 

The National Weather Service Climate Prediction Center has issued their outlook for the upcoming winter.

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Lights of Love Memory Trees Return to Washington

Posted: Monday, October 22nd, 2018 at 6:25 am

Main Street Washington is continuing its holiday tradition on the Washington square in 2018 with their Lights of Love program.

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Mid-Prairie School Board Preview

Posted: Monday, October 22nd, 2018 at 6:25 am

Monday the Mid Prairie School Board will hold their final meeting of the month.

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Local Judges Appear on State Bar Performance Review

Posted: Monday, October 22nd, 2018 at 6:25 am

Since Iowa adopted its merit system for selecting judges in 1962, the Iowa State Bar Association has conducted the Judicial Performance Review to give voters information on judges up for retention in that election year.

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West Fork Crooked Creek Watershed Receives Additional Funding

Posted: Monday, October 22nd, 2018 at 6:25 am

The West Fork Crooked Creek project was one of the eight watershed projects to receive a share of $2 Million given out by the USDA.

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Rabbits Pose Problems for Plants

Posted: Monday, October 22nd, 2018 at 6:25 am

Area growers and gardeners are reminded of the threat that rabbits pose to area plants by the Iowa State University Extension Office.

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Schwartz Gets a Grand

Posted: Sunday, October 21st, 2018 at 7:00 am

Mid-Prairie senior Justin Schwartz not only celebrated a win in his final home game at Dwight G. Sattler Field in Wellman Friday, he celebrated a milestone.

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Supervisors Set For Meeting Tuesday

Posted: Sunday, October 21st, 2018 at 6:25 am

Tuesday’s Washington County Board of Supervisors agenda is highlighted by both reports and resolutions.

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Wellman-Scofield Public Library showing Hotel Transylvania

Posted: Sunday, October 21st, 2018 at 6:20 am

The Wellman-Scofield Library is inviting students to a showing of Hotel Transylvania 2 Wednesday afternoon.

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Roth Celebrated for Most Valuable Coach Award Contension

Posted: Saturday, October 20th, 2018 at 8:55 am

Steve Roth holds up the $5,000 check for his top-15 Most Valuable Coach Award placement.

 

There was an assembly held last Monday at Washington High for Steve Roth, celebrating his top-15 placement in the U.S. Cellular Most Valuable Coach Award voting.

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Dodici Trinity Birthday and Anniversary Show Winners Saturday, October 20th

Posted: Saturday, October 20th, 2018 at 7:58 am

Terry & Deb Erb of Wellman

Demons Edge Panthers, Fall Short of Playoffs

Posted: Saturday, October 20th, 2018 at 7:42 am

The Washington Demon football team played perhaps their best all-around effort of the season in a must-win game on the road last night, beating arch rival Mount Pleasant 28-23.

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Warriors Whoop Tri-County, End Season on a High Note

Posted: Saturday, October 20th, 2018 at 7:34 am

The WACO Warrior football team played in their senior night last night, laying the smackdown on Tri County and winning their final game of the season 55-8.

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Indians Whip Wildcats in Regular Season Finale

Posted: Saturday, October 20th, 2018 at 7:00 am

The Wapello Indians continued their strong play to wrap up 2018, beating the Columbus Wildcats on the road 49-7.

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Hawks Blast Blue Demons to Celebrate Seniors

Posted: Saturday, October 20th, 2018 at 7:00 am

It was a fast start and a strong finish for the Mid-Prairie Golden Hawk football team as they ended the year on a high note, beating Albia in Wellman Friday for Senior Night 48-20.

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Mid-Prairie Students Compete in Special Olympics Bowling Competition

Posted: Saturday, October 20th, 2018 at 6:30 am

Thirteen students from the Mid-Prairie school district traveled to Cedar Rapids to compete in a bowling competition organized by the Special Olympics.

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