Photo Gallery: Okawville Wheat Festival Parade

It may have been a hot one but the 2019 Okawville Wheat Festival Parade went off without a hitch on Sunday, September 15. The winners include (pictured) the Okawville Busy Bees 4H Club for “The Incredibles Versus The Underminer;’ 2nd Place – Okawville FFA “Avengers;” 3rd Place – Addieville JC’s “Beeroes vs Horrible Hangover;” 4th Place…

‘Our Dream Come True’

By Leah Williams On August 17, the Hanke Family Adoption Journey had posted an update on its Facebook page, letting their followers know about what happened a few weeks earlier. The photo caption stated “When it is all finished, you will discover it was never random,” and the couple had to tell everyone that they…

County Board Approves To Go For ‘Emergency’ Bids For Jail

By Leah Williams The Washington County Board agreed to seek out “emergency situation” bids for HVAC work to be completed at the county jail. The board met for its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 10. Board Gary Suedmeyer informed the body that the finance committee had been discussing problems that the Washington County Jail…

Hornets Defense Stifles The Warriors

The Nashville Hornets football team has not really been tested early in the season. The Hornets are 3-0 on the season and has defeated their opponents by a score of 174-40. Week three saw the Hornets face off against the Wesclin Warriors. Nashville jumped out to a big lead once again and cruised in the…

Hornets Finish Second At Nashville Invitational

The Nashville Hornets boys golf team wrapped up a busy week in which they competed four times. The Hornets competed at Greenview Golf Course on September 9, hosted a three team match on September 10, hosted the Nashville Invitational on September 12, and closed out the week with the Marissa Two-Man Tournament at Marissa Golf…

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