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Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 10:47am
The Keota Board of Education recently made the decision to move forward and join the other schools in the SICL conference for Jr. High baseball and softball beginning this May. High School Principal Mr. Henrich recommended that the boys play on the...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 10:28am
After bad weather put a hold on the EagleRock! Lasagna dinner Thursday, community members filed out to support the show choir members on Friday before the basketball game. This lasagna dinner was one of the fundraisers that the show choir group uses...
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 10:24am
The Keota School District will hold a Voter Approved PPEL vote on February 6, 2018 from noon until 8 p.m. at the Libertyville Savings Bank. With school funding primarily coming from community tax revenue, voters are being urged to make their way to...
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 11:40am
The Keota City council met on January 3 for the first meeting of 2018. Opening with the public hearing for budget amendment, city clerk Tomisha Hammes- Sprouse reported there were no verbal or written comments to the amended budget for the year, so...
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 11:38am
Christmas came early for the residents of Keota Health Care Center in the form of fur and purrs. After a process to adopt therapy animals, Tiger and Tommy have now found their new homes with the many residents, where they are giving and receiving...
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 3:41pm
The Paint Iowa Beautiful grant deadline is fast approaching, and city council members are hoping that businesses along the main streets of Keota will help take advantage of this wonderful possibility of helping paint the town. “The requests...
Monday, December 18, 2017 - 3:13pm
Mary E. Soper, age 87, of Washington, Iowa, passed away Sunday, December 17, 2017 at the Halcyon House in Washington. Celebration of life services will be held 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, December 20, 2017, at the United Methodist Church in Washington....
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 5:08pm
Virginia Krieger, 92 of Webster City, died Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at the Israel Family Hospice House in Ames. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10: 30 a.m. on Monday, December 18, 2017 at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church with Father...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 1:15pm
The results are in, and Superintendent Jim Henrich reports that the administration of the school is beyond pleased with the results. “As you can see, Keota students out performed the AEA and the state in nearly every category in every grade...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 1:10pm
Added security is now in place the Keota Community Schools, which is the first step in implementing security measures to make the building more safe and secure for staff and students. The three main doors to the school will have a camera built in...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 1:08pm
What started as a small project, has now developed into a much larger project involving 13 local community libraries, including Wilson Memorial Library in Keota. The recent grant from the Washington County Riverboat Foundation will help make the...
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 1:05pm
On December 6, the Washington County Riverboat Foundation gave away 33 grants to local projects in Washington and surrounding communities through its competitive grant program. Through this program, WCRF Board of Directors will distribute 75% of...
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