Okawville, TSJ/ILS Move On To State


Hornettes Win Three, Extend Win Streak to Seven Games

By: Garrett Krohne Following a week where they collected a pair of wins, the Hornettes looked to extend their winning streak to five games on Monday against fellow SIRR Conference member, the Anna-Jonesboro  Lady Wildcats. Nashville took the first contest this season at Assembly Hall, 50-37. The Lady Wildcats came out firing, hitting three triples…

Ribbon Cutting Held For Skin Care Center Of Southern Illinois’ New Nashville Location

By Leah Williams A regional medical office specializing in skin care has opened up a new office in Nashville. The Nashville Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday, January 20, for the latest location for Skin Care Center of Southern Illinois at 267 E. St. Louis Street. The dermatology office of board…

Kolweier Back In As Mayor

By Leah Williams The second meeting of the calendar year saw more changes around the Nashville City Council table. The meeting on Thursday, January 16, began with acting mayor Josh Fark submitting his letter of resignation from his post. “This time I am stepping down as acting mayor,” Fark said during the meeting. The resignation…

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January 12 - January 18
  • 12
    No events
  • 13

    Richview Village Board

    7:00 pm-8:00 pm
    138 E North 1st St, Richview, IL 62877, USA

    Monthly meeting, Richview Village Board.

  • 14
    No events
  • 15
    No events
  • 16

    Blood Drive

    1:00 pm-6:00 pm
    St. Paul UCC
    102 Church St, Okawville, IL 62271, USA

    Blood Drive will be held at St. Peter UCC fellowship hall in Okawville on Jan. 16 from 1 to 6 p.m.

    Open AA Meeting

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

    Open AA Meeting, First Presbyterian Church Nashville

  • 17
    No events
  • 18

    Snowball Dance

    7:00 pm-11:30 pm
    Knights of Columbus
    130 S 8th St, Du Bois, IL 62831, USA

    Are you ready to get out of the house? Do you need a winter break? St. Charles in DuBois has a solution to those mid-winter blues! Come out for a wonderful evening of food, dancing, socializing, raffles and biding on some great auction items.

    St. Charles is hosting the annual Snowball Dance and Auction on Saturday, Jan. 18, at the KC Hall in DuBois. If you missed the ad in last week’s paper, you may contact Monica Bochantin at 318-6802 or Kathryn Restoff at 201-4806 for details and advance tickets, or visit the DuBois branch of Farmers & Merchants Bank. Advance adult tickets are $15 or $20 at the door. Grade school-aged children tickets are $5 and will be sold at the door. A drawing will be held for all ticket holders whether you attend or not for cash prizes of $200, $100 and $50, plus gift certificates for children.

    We will once again serving up a wonderful buffet of hors d’oeuvres beginning at 7 p.m. To satisfy that sweet tooth, an assortment of sweets and cheesecakes will be served.

    Items to be auctioned at the live auction include one beautiful handmade quilt, a hand-crafted cedar chest and tickets for a Kenny Chesney.

    In addition to the live auction, you will have the opportunity to bid on numerous items at our silent auction. There will be items for the kiddos as well as adults. This is an opportunity for you to bid on some beautiful handmade and one-of-a-kind items, as well as numerous other items generously donated.

    At this time we are collecting donations of gift cards/certificates from a variety of local restaurants. This collection will be raffled off at the dance. Just think of all the free food you can enjoy over the next year!

    For your dancing pleasure, One Night Stand will be providing the music from 8 to 11:30 p.m. We will also feature opening musical selections from our own talented youth. Mark you calendar for this Saturday, Jan. 18, and go back and review our ad in last week’s paper.

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What was the Best Washington County Sports Moment of 2019?

  • Football State Finishing Second In State (58%, 31 Votes)
  • Boys Basketball Finishing Second In State (30%, 16 Votes)
  • Hornettes Basketball In the Elite 8 (8%, 4 Votes)
  • Other (4%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 53

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