Photos: House Fire On West Goodner Street

      Emergency personnel were dispatched to a house fire on West Goodner Street at approximately 3:50 p.m. Wednesday. The Nashville News will update this post as more information becomes available.    

Photo: Three Hornets Make Mascoutah All-Tourney Team

Gallery: Nashville Hometown Christmas

The Nashville Hometown Christmas celebrated its second annual event on Saturday, December 7 with an array of seasonal activities in the downtown area. The activities included an Ugly Sweater 5K race, a free holiday movie matinee at the State Theater, holiday crafts and food vendors, Candy Cane Lane children’s activities and horse carriage rides, among…

City Passes Ordinance To Opt Out Of Allowing Marijuana Businesses

By Leah Williams The Nashville City Council decided Thursday, December 5, to opt out of allowing marijuana-related businesses within the city limits when recreational weed becomes legal next year. The council passed the ordinance during its regular meeting, which prohibits businesses like cultivators, dispensaries and all other pot-related businesses to set up shop and operate…

Hornets Place First at Mascoutah Tournament

The Hornets continued play in the Mascoutah Tip-Off Classic Tuesday against the Waterloo Bulldogs. The Hornets only allowed the Bulldogs to score 19 points in route to a 42-19 victory. Carson Parker and Tristen Hercules both finished in double figures for the Hornets. Parker finished with 17, and Hercules finished with 13. Nolan Heggemeier hit…

Hornettes Win Three

After a 3-1 second place finish in their tournament to open the season, the Hornette basketball team took the floor again Tuesday against the Anna-Jonesboro Lady Comets. At the end of the first quarter, the Lady Comets held a slight advantage over the Hornettes. Going into the second quarter the Hornettes were looking at a…

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December 12 - December 18
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    Make And Take At Meyer's Greenhouse & Nursery

    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Dec-12-19
    Meyer's Greenhouse & Nursery
    1471 W Main St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Make and Take your own winter pots at Meyer’s Greenhouse & Nursery! Call or stop by for details. Dates are November 30 at 5 p.m., December 2 at 5 or 7 p.m. and December 3 1 p.m.

    Kids of all ages can make and take a Grinch Tree on Nov. 30 at 3 p.m. and December 12 at 6 p.m.

    New Holiday Miniature Garden, $40 includes bow, greens and miniature accessories.

    Embellishments will be available for purchase to add your own special touches.

    Meet the Artists

    7:00 pm-8:00 pm
    Dec-12-19
    Nashville Public Library
    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Join the artists as they talk about the process of creating “Bootlegger,” the history involved in the story and meet some of the characters at the Nashville Public Library, on Thursday, December 12, at 7 p.m. Signed copies will be available for purchase.

     

    According to Words Matter Publishing, Brian L. Alvis grew up in Kell, IL, and he showed interest in the arts at an early age. He liked turning words into song lyrics and would join a successful touring band. He went to college, and writing became a constant in his life. He has been published in a local magazine and he later self-published teaming up with photographer Robbie Edwards. Partners in art and life, they live in Southern Illinois and continue to progress as artists together. The joint project “Bootlegger” came out last year.

    Bootlegger

    Bootlegger By Brian L. Alvis and photography by Robbie Edwards

     

    Open AA Meeting

    8:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Dec-12-19
    First Presbyterian Church
    419 W St Louis St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Open AA Meeting, First Presbyterian Church Nashville

  • 13
    No events
  • 14

    Irvington UCC Food Pantry

    All day
    Dec-14-19
    Irvington UCC
    303 South Third Street, Irvington, IL 62848

    Serving all Washington County Residents, the Irvington UCC Food Pantry is distributing USDA Commodities, a program of the Illinois Department of Human Services.

    Hours: First and Fourth Saturday of the month 9 a.m. 11 a.m.

    Second and Third Sunday of the month 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    303 South Third Street in Irvington.

    For more information, call (618) 249-8445

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    No events
  • 16

    Washington County Grief Support Group

    6:30 pm-8:00 pm
    Dec-16-19
    Washington County Hospital
    705 S Grand St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Washington County Grief Support Group – An adult grief support program offered for any adult who has experienced the death of a loved one. Facilitated by counselors from the Heartlinks Grief Center. Meetings are held on the 3rd Monday of each month from 6:30 pm to 8 pm at Washington County Hospital – Lower Level Conference Room – 705 S Grand Street, Nashville, IL 62263. No pre-registration necessary. Donations accepted.

    Sponsored by Heartlinks

    Ashley Village Board

    7:00 pm-8:00 pm
    Dec-16-19
    Ashley City Hall
    474 W Main St, Ashley, IL 62808, USA

    Monthly Meeting, Ashley Village Board. 7 p.m.

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    No events
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    Sharing Grace Meal At Grace UMC

    5:30 pm-6:30 pm
    Dec-18-19
    Grace United Methodist Church
    250 N Mill St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Grace United Methodist Church will be serving its “Sharing Grace” meal on every other Wednesday in the church fellowship hall. A free light meal will be on hand

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