Leadership Washington Moved by Kindness Closet

December 16th, 2019 Washington, IA–This year’s Leadership Washington class spent November and December learning about the education system and health and recreation offerings in Washington. On November 13 the group began the day at St. James Elementary sharing an uplifting song and prayer session with students there. The next stop was Stewart Elementary where Mr.…

Tour of Homes Draws Huge Turnout

“For Immediate Release” Tour of Homes Draws Huge Turnout Washington, Iowa  —  December 10, 2019 The 2019 Candlelight Tour of Homes, sponsored by the Washington Chamber of Commerce, was a smashing success. Some 560 people visited the tour’s five decorated homes on December 7 and 8, more than double the number that has attended the…

Washington, Iowa Community Camera Program

Community Camera Program

The Washington Police Department encourages residents and businesses to partner with them in their new Community Camera Program. With increased popularity of video surveillance systems at homes and businesses there is a possibility a system has captured information that may help solve a crime. “Often times a crime occurs nearby and residents or businesses may…