Stolen Truck Used In Theft of Motorcycles From Holzhauer’s

A stolen truck from Missouri rammed into a fence at a Nashville dealership early Monday morning to steal three motorcycles. Authorities are looking into the theft at Holzhauer’s Auto and Motorsports, 17933 Holzhauer Automall Dr., after the vehicle crashed on the property shortly after midnight. Surveillance video revealed the unknown suspects left with the bikes heading…

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…

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November 03 - November 09
  • 03
    No events
  • 04
    No events
  • 05

    Blood Drive at Washington County Hospital

    12:00 pm-6:00 pm
    Nov-05-19
    Washington County Hospital
    705 S Grand St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Washington County Hospital is hosting a Blood Drive on Tuesday, November 5th, from 12 noon to 6 p.m.  The Blood Drive will be in the lower level conference rooms of the hospital.  The best entrance would be the Education Entrance on the South East corner of the hospital.  Please come and join us and help us reach our goal of 40 units donated.  Each pint donated can save up to 3 lives!  Like WCH on Facebook or visit our website at www.washingtoncountyhospital.org for the latest updates and happenings at WCH.

    Story Time at the Library

    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Nov-05-19
    Nashville Public Library
    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    We are focusing on being thankful this month.

    We will be reading stories about Thanksgiving and learning how to cook things to help with the feast.

    All ages are welcome! If we have a crowd we may break into age groups for the activity and crafts.

    Hope to see you at the library soon!

    Tuesdays and Thursdays At The Library

    November 5: Reading “Turkey Trouble” and decorate chefs apron as a craft.

    November 7: Reading “The Little Red Hen” and decorate bread in a bag.

    November 12: Reading “More Pies” and decorate pot holders as a craft.

    November 14: Guest reading and mystery craft.

    November 19: Reading “The Apple Tree” and decorate Print With Apples craft.

    November 21: Family Reading Night.

    November 26: Reading “The Night Before Thanksgiving” and decorate placemats as a craft.

     

    Closed November 28 for Thanksgiving.

  • 06

    62nd Annual Wurst-Markt

    5:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Nov-06-19
    St. John UCC
    9971 Plum Hill Church Rd, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    St. John’s United Church of Christ in Plum Hill will be sponsoring a Wurst-Markt on Wednesday, November 6. Menu includes fried sausage, sauerkraut, peas, applesauce, mashed potatoes, dessert, apple butter and bread. Dine in and buffet style. Adults are $11 and children are $4. Serving begins at 5 p.m. Carry-outs available.

    Everyone is welcome. Proceeds will go toward the St. John’s UCC General and Mission Fund.

  • 07

    Story Time at the Library

    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Nov-07-19
    Nashville Public Library
    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    We are focusing on being thankful this month.

    We will be reading stories about Thanksgiving and learning how to cook things to help with the feast.

    All ages are welcome! If we have a crowd we may break into age groups for the activity and crafts.

    Hope to see you at the library soon!

    Tuesdays and Thursdays At The Library

    November 5: Reading “Turkey Trouble” and decorate chefs apron as a craft.

    November 7: Reading “The Little Red Hen” and decorate bread in a bag.

    November 12: Reading “More Pies” and decorate pot holders as a craft.

    November 14: Guest reading and mystery craft.

    November 19: Reading “The Apple Tree” and decorate Print With Apples craft.

    November 21: Family Reading Night.

    November 26: Reading “The Night Before Thanksgiving” and decorate placemats as a craft.

     

    Closed November 28 for Thanksgiving.

    Open AA Meeting

    8:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Nov-07-19
    First Presbyterian Church
    419 W St Louis St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Open AA Meeting, First Presbyterian Church Nashville

  • 08

    NCHS Music Department Presents: Tarzan The Musical

    7:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Nov-08-19
    Nashville Community High School
    1300 S Mill St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Tickets for the Nashville Community High School production of “Tarzan” are available for purchase in the main office. Admission prices are $9 in advance and $10 at the door.

    “Tarzan” will open on November 8 and will have additional showtimes on November 9, 10, 15, 16 and 17. Friday and Saturday shows are held at 7 p.m. and Sunday shows are at 4 p.m.

  • 09

    Veterans And First Responders Breakfast

    7:00 am-9:30 am
    Nov-09-19
    Nashville American Legion
    537 E Legion Dr, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    The Nashville Assembly of God will be hosting its 70th annual free breakfast for veterans and first responders on Saturday, November 9, from 7 to 9:30 a.m. at the American Legion Hall in Memorial Park. Breakfast is free of charge to veterans, first responders and ambulance personnel, law enforcement and their spouses and family. This also includes widows and widowers of those who served.

    Ashley Community Committee Fifth Annual Holiday Fair

    10:00 am-4:00 pm
    Nov-09-19
    Ashley Community Buiilding
    Ashley Park (Ashley), Ashley, IL 62808, USA

    Ashley Community Committee presents the Fifth Annual Holiday Fair on Saturday, November 9, 2019, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Ashley City. There will be crafters, direct sale vendors, children’s crafts, chili cook-off and korn hole contest. For craft fair, contact Barb 618-731-1995 or Andrea 618-485-2533. For chili cook-off and korn hole info, contact Erin 618-599-0435.

    St. Ann Dinner Auction Presents: Escape To Paradise

    4:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Nov-09-19
    St. Ann Church
    675 S Mill St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    St. Ann Dinner Auction Presents: Escape To Paradise on Saturday, November 9, at the St. Ann Parish Center. Event includes a dinner, a limited open bar and a good time! Mass begins at 4 p.m. with the doors opening up at 5 p.m. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m.

    The meal will be catered by Buretta’s and will include orange marmalade pork chops, Jack Daniels chicken, loaded mashed potatoes, California medley, green bean casserole, side salad and dinner rolls. Tea and lemonade as drinks, and cookies and various fruit pies will also be available for drinks. The Island Oasis table will have grilled tilapia too.

    Tickets are $40 per person and $80 per couple. For more information contact Karrie Kujawa at (618) 559-1114 or Kara Linkey (618) 599-8987.

    Bill Forness: An Evening of Johnny Cash

    7:00 pm-10:00 pm
    Nov-09-19
    Nashville American Legion
    537 E Legion Dr, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Bill Forness presents an evening of Johnny Cash with Sharon Newell as June Carter on Saturday, November 9, at the Nashville American Legion. Doors open at 6 p.m. with the show at 7 p.m. Tickets are $25 for reserved seating and door price at $25. Tickets can been bought at the American Legion or by calling (314) 329-1299.

    NCHS Music Department Presents: Tarzan The Musical

    7:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Nov-09-19
    Nashville Community High School
    1300 S Mill St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Tickets for the Nashville Community High School production of “Tarzan” are available for purchase in the main office. Admission prices are $9 in advance and $10 at the door.

    “Tarzan” will open on November 8 and will have additional showtimes on November 9, 10, 15, 16 and 17. Friday and Saturday shows are held at 7 p.m. and Sunday shows are at 4 p.m.

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