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For Sale

Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2016 at 7:38 am

3 Ethan Allen dining room pieces -
china cabinet w 3 glass doors on top $220.00,
47 round 4 post pedestal table w 2 large leaves & 4 Duxbury chairs $290.00,
dry sink $125.00
ladies writing desk with ladderback chair $200.00
ALL ITEMS ARE IN GREAT CONDITION
319-653-5603

Sandra McAvoy

Posted: Saturday, June 4th, 2016 at 1:55 pm


Celebration of life services for 62-year-old Sandra McAvoy will be held 10:30 a.m. Friday (6/10) at the Immanuel Lutheran Church with Pastor Maureen Howard officiating.

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Summer Classic Wraps Up with Noche Latina Tonight

Posted: Saturday, June 4th, 2016 at 6:25 am

Washington’s Summer Classic wraps up this evening with Noche Latina in Central Park.

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The Circus is in Town Tonight

Posted: Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 at 6:23 am

The Circus is coming to town tonight.

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4-H and Clover Kid Leader Meeting

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 3:34 pm

Title: 4-H and Clover Kid Leader Meeting
Description: The Washington County Extension Office will hold the pre-fair leaders\’ meeting for all 4-H and clover kid leaders Wednesday, May 25th at 6:30PM at the Washington County Extension Office. County fair forms, fair books, blue cards, t-shirt orders and more will be distributed. For more information contact the Extension Office 319-653-4811.
Date: 2016-05-30

Goodwin Senior Dining Brunch

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 3:33 pm

Title: Goodwin Senior Dining Brunch
Description: Goodwin Senior Dining in Wellman is hosting a brunch Monday, May 30th. Menu includes biscuits and gravy, casserole, fruit cup, coffee cake, cinnamon rolls and juice. A freewill donation will be accepted.
Date: 2016-05-30

Barefood Becky and the Ivanhoe Dutchman

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 3:33 pm

Title: Barefood Becky and the Ivanhoe Dutchman
Description: Barefoot Becky and the Ivanhoe Dutchman are coming to Ainsworth for a show at the Ainsworth Community Center Opera House Friday, August 19th. The event is from 6-9PM with the doors opening at 5:30. Cost is $25 per person and includes, entertainment and a meal. The menu includes brats, cole slaw, dessert and drink. For more information or for reservations calls 319-657-3782.
Date: 2016-08-19

Keota Fun Run

Posted: Friday, May 20th, 2016 at 1:51 pm

Title: Keota Fun Run
Description: The Keota Fun Run is Saturday, June 11th. It includes 1 mile, 5k and 10k events. Start and finish with be at Keota Community Schools. Early registration before June 1st is $10, it\’s $15 to register up until the day of the event. T-shirts will be given to the first 120 entrants. Checks can be made payable to Keota Fun Run. For more information email keotafunrun@gmail.com.
Date: 2016-06-11

Merle L. Farrier

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 at 10:03 am

Funeral services for 82 year old Merle L. Farrier,of Brighton will be held at 10:30 A. M. Friday May 20, 2016, at the Brighton United Church.

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Langwood Adventure Day

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 at 9:45 am

Title: Langwood Adventure Day
Description: Langwood Adventure Day is Saturday June 4th from 8AM-1PM at the Langwood Education Center between Grandview and Wapello. Activities include the high ropes challenge course, canoeing, kayaking, pond fishing, bb gun shooting, archery, spear throwing, hiking and more. Participants can come any time during the event and take part in as many activities as they like. Preregistration is required by Friday, June 3rd to guarantee a water bottle. You can register at LouisaCountyConservation.org or call 319-523-8381.
Date: 2016-06-04

IMS Fairway Fun Golf Outing

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 at 9:44 am

Title: IMS Fairway Fun Golf Outing
Description: Iowa Mennonite School\’s Fairway Fun Golf Outing is Saturday, June 18th. the tournament is a 4 person best ball. Cost is $75 per person and $300 per team. That fee includes 18 holes of golf, cart, lunch and entry into prize drawings. Proceeds benefit the IMS Annual Fund. You can register online at www.iowamennonite.org.
Date: 2016-06-18

IMS Spring Concert

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 at 9:43 am

Title: IMS Spring Concert
Description: The Iowa Mennonite School annual Spring Music Concert is Sunday, May 22nd. The school\’s choir and instrumental groups will perform. The concert begins at 3PM at Celebration Hall on the campus of IMS.
Date: 2016-05-22

Mid-Prairie Girls Basketball Camp

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 at 9:43 am

Title: Mid-Prairie Girls Basketball Camp
Description: Mid-Prairie girls basketball camp is August 1st through the 4th at Mid-Prairie High School in Wellman. This camp is open to an girl entering grades 3rd through 10th in the fall of 2016. 3rd through 6th grade girls will participate from 2-4PM daily and 7th through 10th grade girls will participate from 4-6PM daily. The camp is operated by Mid-Prairie girls basketball coaches and High School players. The camp features daily instruction, games and a t-shirt. Cost is $50 per athlete, sisters are $40 each. Checks can be made payable to Mid-Prairie girls basketball and must be turned in by July 1st.
Start Date: 2016-08-01
End Date: 2016-08-04

KeWash Half Marathon and 5K

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 at 9:42 am

Title: KeWash Half Marathon and 5K
Description: The Ke-Wash Half Mararthon and 5K run is Saturday, May 21st at 8AM. The event begins and ends at the Washington YMCA on the square. If you would like more information call 319-653-2141.
Date: 2016-05-21

Washington Running Club Beer Run

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 at 9:41 am

Title: Washington Running Club Beer Run
Description: The Washington Running Club is holding a Beer Run Friday, May 20th at 5:30PM. This event will begin and end at JPs 207 in Washington. Event t-shirts are available for $20. No registration is required. This is a free event.
Date: 2016-05-20

ISU Food Science Workshop

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 at 9:41 am

Title: ISU Food Science Workshop
Description: Iowa State University is offering a free workshop about food science and nutrition in at the ISU Extension office in Washington on Wednesday, May 25th. For more information or to register call 515-294-9011.
Date: 2016-05-25

Rock ‘N’ Ride

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 at 9:40 am

Title: Rock \’N\’ Ride
Description: The annual Rock \’N\’ Ride is coming to Washington Saturday, July 9th. The day begins at 8AM with a 3 Mile Fun run that begins at the KC Hall and follows the KeWash (Key-Wash) trail. The bicycle ride from the KC Hall in Washington to Riverside and back begins at 9AM. There will be a lunch and celebration with family games and activities from 11AM-3PM. Live music will be part of the day including the evening event at the KC Hall from 6-11:30PM which includes dinner with a silent and live auction.
Date: 2016-07-09

Washington senior Class Night

Posted: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 at 9:40 am

Title: Washington senior Class Night
Description: Senior Class night for the Washington High School Class of 2016 will be held Thursday, May 26th at 7PM at the Washington Community Center. Awards will be presented during this event.
Date: 2016-05-26

Demon Boys’ Golf Advances Past Sectional Round

Posted: Saturday, May 14th, 2016 at 7:00 am

Photo courtesy of Mark Berhow/Washington Demon boys’ golf.

The postseason run for the Washington Demon boys’ golf team began Thursday at the Flint Hills Golf Course in Burlington.

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Wayland Economic Development Group Breakfast

Posted: Thursday, May 12th, 2016 at 12:26 pm

Title: Wayland Economic Development Group Breakfast
Description: The Wayland Economic Development group is hosting a Memorial Day Breakfast Monday, May 30th from 6:30-9AM at the Wayland Community Center. Menu includes Pancakes, Eggs, Sausage, Juice and coffee. A free will offering will be accepted. Proceeds go toward upcoming projects for daycare and housing in the community.
Date: 2016-05-30