Events, news or other items from around Washington County

New Doctor Seeing Patients at WCH

A new doctor is set to begin seeing patients at Washington County Hospital in February. Ronald A. Weiss, MD (Cardiology), FACC, board-certified in Internal Medicine (Subspecialty cardiovascular disease) and a fellowship-trained interventional cardiologist, will begin seeing patients in the SSM Health Medical Group Cardiology Clinic at Washington County Hospital beginning Thursday, February 7. Dr. Weiss’…

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Irvington Church Closes After More Than 150 Years

Just two years after celebrating its 150th anniversary, Irvington United Methodist Church closed its doors for the final time. According to Sue Koelling, the church’s falling membership was the primary cause for shutting the doors. “It was a great church, but membership declined to the point that we just could not keep it going,” Koelling…

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Old Bank Building In Ashley Now Has Video Gaming Business

A former bank building in Ashley now has a different kind of money-related business – video gaming. Mike and Angel Reid named the business, The Vault Gaming Lounge, in homage to the past use of the building. The Vault has a bar that was formerly part of the counter for teller windows. Alcohol service/liquor license…

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