Playoff Preview: Nashville versus Decatur St. Teresa

After their home victory Saturday, the Hornets will yet again soldier up north for a 1:00 p.m. 2A State Semifinal matchup against the Decatur St. Teresas Bulldogs. The two teams have matching 11-1 records on the season. Decatur is coming off of a convincing 34-6 beat down of Auburn. As was Pana’s, the Bulldog’s offense…

Meyer’s Greenhouse & Nursery Succumbs To Fire On Sunday Night

Emergency personnel were called to a structure fire at Meyer’s Greenhouse, 1471 W. St. Louis St., on Sunday night to battle a structure fireat the business. A fire was reported at approximately 8 p.m. Responding agencies included the Nashville Fire Protection District, Nashville Police Department, Addieville Fire Protection District and  Hoyleton Fire Protection District. Firefighters…

County Dispatch To Receive Digital Upgrade

By Leah Williams The Washington County Board learned of a grant that the county dispatch had received that will undergo in the next calendar year. 9-1-1 Coordinator Jessica Hasheider approached the board during its regular monthly meeting to discuss an $85,000 grant that the county had received in conjunction with Randolph County. The grant will…

Hornets Swarm Panthers, Advance To Final Four

After taking care of business last week at Bismarck-Henning, the Hornets (11-1), found themselves back at home Saturday as they played host to the Panthers of Pana. Pana (10-2), came into the contest as the highest ranked seed in the 2A bracket. Nashville’s defense would be tested early. On the first drive of the game…

Wesselman To Play at Rend Lake

Another Nashville student is moving on to play sports at the next level. On Monday, surrounded by her parents, future coaches, and coaches of the past, Abby Wesselman signed the papers officially making her a Rend Lake Lady Warrior volleyball player. Wesselman was a four-year varsity libero for the Hornettes. Coach Josh Konkel is going…

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November 03 - November 09
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  • 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.

    Sharing Grace Meal At Grace UMC

    5:30 pm-6:30 pm
    Nov-06-19
    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

  • 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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