Celebrating Winter Sports Seniors

This past Friday night, the senior basketball players, cheerleaders, Stingers and band members were honored during the Hornets’ last home game against Du Quoin. Here are some photos from that night.       Here is also a video of the band playing on Friday: BEST BAND EVER! #NCHS ❤️💙 pic.twitter.com/yUUjIJeygQ — Alicia Heggemeier (@NCHSAthleticsAD) February…

Washington County Historical Society Family Book Named Publisher’s Book Of The Year

By Leah Williams news@nashnews.net It took 18 months to collect, compile, proofread and finish but all that time and hard work helped one local organization take home a significant honor. The Washington County Historical Society received Book of the Year from its publisher for its “Washington County, Illinois: History And Families Bicentennial Edition 1818-2018.” The…

Nashville’s Jim Leonard Named Specialist Of The Year

By Leah Williams news@nashnews.net The city’s chief water department operator has received state wide recognition, earning operator of the year from the Illinois’ largest rural utility association. Jim Leonard of Nashville received the Illinois Rural Water Association’s 2020 Water System Operations Specialist Of The Year during the 38th annual Technical Conference in Effingham on Tuesday,…

Family Book Project Depicts Nashville Man’s Time In The Service

By Leah Williams news@nashnews.net A passion project meant to preserve personalized war experiences is something that one veteran says he feels a duty to help future generations learn about their loved ones who had served. “I know nothing,” said John M. Froidl of Fenton, MO. “Because I knew nothing, I wanted to get the world…

Hornets Throttle Indians on Senior Night

By: Garrett Krohne sports@nashnews.net Thirty seven days ago, the Hornets ventured down to DuQuoin for their first spar of the season with the Indians. In a tightly contested battle, the visiting Hornets were the team that came away with a 35 to 34 victory. Since the Jan. 17th game, we have seen two teams head…

Hornettes Escape Lady Bulldogs, Fall in Sectional Title Game

By: Garrett Krohne sports@nashnews.net Five days removed from securing their fourth straight Regional Championship, the Hornettes took the floor in the Carterville Sectional against Harrisburg last Tuesday. The Bulldogs came into the game with an impressive record of 29 wins to only 4 losses. The Hornettes, winners of their last three, entered the game with…

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  • 10:30 am-8:00 pm
    Oct-01-19-Oct-29-19

    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Need help using your new tablet or laptop? Want to get started online but don’t know how? Nashville Public Library is offering computer and other personal electronic device assistance in the form of free 30 minute one-on-one help sessions. Currently we are scheduling 30 minute appointments Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday. To schedule an appointment, call 618-327-3827. Please let us know when you call what topic you would like help with. Registration is required.

  • 5:00 pm-6:00 pm
    Oct-01-19

    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Explore the animal kingdom through our new Pre-K program! Children will learn about a new animal each week through stories, crafts, and games. This program will run on Tuesdays at 5pm through September and October.

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  • 10:30 am-8:00 pm
    Oct-02-19-Oct-30-19

    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Need help using your new tablet or laptop? Want to get started online but don’t know how? Nashville Public Library is offering computer and other personal electronic device assistance in the form of free 30 minute one-on-one help sessions. Currently we are scheduling 30 minute appointments Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday. To schedule an appointment, call 618-327-3827. Please let us know when you call what topic you would like help with. Registration is required.

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    Oct-06-19

    2651 Quarry Rd, Du Bois, IL 62831, USA

    2651 Quarry Rd, Du Bois, IL 62831, USA

    Join us for our annual Fall Festival on Sunday, October 6 at DuBois Center!

    This free event will be open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will have something for everyone. Area crafters and artisans will sell their unique goods, and delicious food will be available for purchase. Throughout the day, you can enjoy live music, pontoon boat tours, pony & hay rides, Kidz Korner crafts and much more. We will also host a Quilt Raffle and an Upscale Resale Shop!

    The proceeds from the raffle and resale shop, as well as the various activities, will benefit DuBois Center and our programs.

    We hope you’ll come out and enjoy this fun fall event! Find more information at https://duboiscenter.org/news-events/dubois-center-fall-festival/

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  • 8:00 am-11:00 pm
    Oct-07-19-Oct-12-19

    1300 S Mill St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    1300 S Mill St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Nashville Community High School will celebrate its homecoming October 7th – 12th.  NCHS Student Council members have been busy since the beginning of school planning for this event.  This year’s theme is “Welcome to the Jungle.”  On Friday, October 11, 2019, the homecoming parade will take place through downtown Nashville at 1:00 p.m.  Local businesses and community members are encouraged to participate in the parade.  If you are interested, please contact Christina Robinson at the high school by calling 327-8286 ext. 317 by Friday, October 4, 2019.  Another highlight to the homecoming festivities is the football game. Please join us in supporting the NCHS Hornets as they take on the Pinckneyville Panthers.  The homecoming queen coronation ceremony will also take place Friday night during half-time.

  • 10:30 am-8:00 pm
    Oct-07-19-Nov-04-19

    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Need help using your new tablet or laptop? Want to get started online but don’t know how? Nashville Public Library is offering computer and other personal electronic device assistance in the form of free 30 minute one-on-one help sessions. Currently we are scheduling 30 minute appointments Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday. To schedule an appointment, call 618-327-3827. Please let us know when you call what topic you would like help with. Registration is required.

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  • 10:30 am-8:00 pm
    Oct-08-19-Nov-05-19

    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Need help using your new tablet or laptop? Want to get started online but don’t know how? Nashville Public Library is offering computer and other personal electronic device assistance in the form of free 30 minute one-on-one help sessions. Currently we are scheduling 30 minute appointments Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday. To schedule an appointment, call 618-327-3827. Please let us know when you call what topic you would like help with. Registration is required.

  • 5:00 pm-6:00 pm
    Oct-08-19

    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Explore the animal kingdom through our new Pre-K program! Children will learn about a new animal each week through stories, crafts, and games. This program will run on Tuesdays at 5pm through September and October.

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