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Mid Prairie Had Final Showing Before the Regular Season

Posted: Friday, November 21st, 2014 at 7:01 am

The Mid-Prairie girl’s basketball team had their final dress rehearsal on Thursday last night against Highland.

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Washington Represented at State 4-H Council

Posted: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 6:21 am


Both Emma Stout and Kaitlin Hora received Leadership Awards at the recent 4-H Awards & Family Fun Night for showing leadership at the county and state level through their involvement with the State 4-H Council. (Photo courtesy of Washington County 4-H.)

Two Washington County 4-H’ers have been selected and inducted into the State 4-H Council.

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Sexual Abuse Charge Filed Against New London Man

Posted: Thursday, November 13th, 2014 at 6:23 am


A New London man could spend over 20 years in jail for sexually assaulting and holding a woman against her will.

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Vision Iowa Makes Award

Posted: Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 at 1:46 pm

Local leaders heard some good news this morning. The Iowa Department of Economic Development has notified Washington officials that a Vision Iowa Award has been granted to the Washington Area Performing Arts and Event Center project.

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Names Released in Fatal Plane Crash

Posted: Monday, November 10th, 2014 at 11:11 am

The Paulding County Ohio Sheriff’s Office has released the names of those killed in a plane crash in that county on November 6. The plane had stopped at the Washington Airport for refueling. Killed in the crash were the pilot, Dr. Michael McCarty, 59, and passengers Wayne Weiss, 65, and wife Rosalee Weiss, 62. All were from Grand Island Nebraska. The investigation regarding the cause of the crash is ongoing.

WANTED

Posted: Monday, November 10th, 2014 at 9:55 am

Used dog kennel 6 x 12

Call 641-670-1465

Cities Set Specific Times for Trick-or-Treating

Posted: Friday, October 31st, 2014 at 6:22 am

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Lone Tree Footballs Faces Familiar Foe in Playoff Opener

Posted: Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 at 6:59 am

The Lone Tree Lions’ football team is matched up a with a familiar foe in their postseason opener.

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Lone Tree Football Cruises Past New London, Play Lisbon in Postseason Opener

Posted: Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 7:00 am

The 11 seniors on the Lone Tree Lion football team closed their home on a positive note Friday night.

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Dale Swartzendruber

Posted: Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 9:27 pm

Funeral Services for 89 year old Dale Swartzendruber of Kalona are pending at the Yoder-Powell Funeral Home in Kalona.

FOR SALE

Posted: Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 10:10 am

Five dining oak chairs $6 each obo.

Call 319-314-6032

Motorcycle Wreck Near Riverside

Posted: Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 6:23 am

A motorcyclist lost control and went into the median on Highway 218 yesterday morning.

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Columbus Community Volleyball Ends Regular Season with Loss

Posted: Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 7:00 am

The Columbus Community volleyball team finished up regular season play Tuesday evening.

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Grant Application Submitted for Community Center Improvements

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:22 am

The City of Kalona submitted a Washington County Riverboat grant application ahead of last week’s deadline.

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Iowa’s Canada Goose Season Open

Posted: Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Duck hunting will reopen later this week.

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Demon Football Looking For Back to Back Wins Versus Keokuk

Posted: Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 7:03 am

For a third time this season, the Washington Demon football team will have a chance to pull their 2014 record above .500.

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Highland Volleyball Facing SEISC Power Mediapolis

Posted: Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 7:00 am

The Highland Huskies faces one of the best volleyball teams in the Southeast Iowa Super Conference this evening.

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Sigourney and Keota Students Taking Part in Homecoming Activities

Posted: Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 6:21 am

Two local school districts that share a football program are celebrating homecoming this week.

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Wapello Volleyball Defeats IMS

Posted: Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 8:33 am

The Iowa Mennonite School returned to conference action Tuesday evening.

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IMS Volleyball Hosting Wapello

Posted: Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 7:00 am

The Iowa Mennonite School volleyball team will look to get back on the winning track this evening.

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