Charles E. Towell

Charles E. Towell Mr. Charles E. Towell of Nashville, IL, departed this life at his residence on Monday, June 24, 2019 at 8:15 PM.  He had attained the age of 88 years, 8 months and 21 days. Mr. Towell was born on October 3, 1930 in Washington County, IL the son of Earl and Minnie…

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Blue Racers Squeak Past Millstadt

The Nashville Blue Racers swim team wrapped up a busy week as they won two of their three meets this past week. The Blue Racers squeaked past Millstadt on June 17. Nashville suffered their first defeat of the season against Carlyle on June 18, but bounced back to defeat Red Bud on June 20. The…

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Hornettes Win Summer Tournament

On June 7, the Nashville Hornettes traveled to New Athens and came away with a championship. The Hornettes defeated Carlyle, Marissa/Coulterville, Okawville, and New Athens during the tournament. Front Row: Emily Schnitker, Abby Wesselmann, Raqui Elliott, and Lily Taft. Back Row: Elise Spencer, Katie May, Kyleigh Guinzy, Hazel Konkel, Kirsten Twenhafel, Calay Krueger and Addi…

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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Held For China Inn

A longtime Nashville restaurant recently came under new ownership. Andy Chen and Kitty Weng took over the China Inn on West St. Louis Street from Andy’s cousin Jason. The new ownershp began about three weeks ago, and the Chinese restaurant includes a lunch buffet as well as carry out orders. “We heard that [Nashville] was…

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Father Bernard Goedde

Father Bernard Goedde Father Bernard Goedde of Posen, IL, was granted eternal rest at his residence in Posen, IL on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 8:39 P.M.  He had attained the age of 73 years, 1 month and 17 days. Father Goedde was born on May 2, 1946 in St. Clair County, Illinois the son…

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Carolyn R. Biebuck

Carolyn R. Biebuck Carolyn R. Biebuck, 69 of DuBois, passed away at 4:25 p.m. on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at her residence.  She was born on September 2, 1949 in Catwissa, PA.  She married Wayne E. Biebuck on July 3, 1996 in Bakersfield, CA and he survives in DuBois.  Also left to mourn her passing…

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Norman W. Going

Norman W. Going Norman William Going, 90, of Belleville, IL, born April 17, 1929, in Okawville, IL, died Sunday, June 9, 2019 on the flight home from Cape Cod after a wonderful celebration of his granddaughter’s wedding with family and friends. Mr. Going was a U.S. Army Korean War veteran, serving from 1951 to 1953…

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Bonnie L. Hoffman

Bonnie L. Hoffman Mrs. Bonnie L. Hoffman of New Minden, IL departed this life at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, MO. on Sunday June 16, 2019 at 11:15 AM.  She had attained the age of 73 years, 1 month and 24 days. Mrs. Hoffman was born on April 23, 1946 in St. Louis,…

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Patricia Kinzel

Patricia Kinzel Mrs. Patricia “Pat” Kinzel of Okawville, IL departed this life under hospice care at BJC St. Peters Hospital in St. Peters, MO on Friday, June 14, 2019 at 5:35 P.M. She had attained the age of 77 years, 5 months and 14 days. Pat was born in St. Louis, MO on December 31,…

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SICA Releases All-South Lists

The Southern Illinois Coaches Association announced their All-South lists for Girls Track, Baseball and Softball this past week. Washington County was well represented. In Girls Track, Nashville had three individuals and all four relays named All-South. Okawville had one athlete named All-South in Girls Track. In Baseball. Nashville finished with three All-South players. Okawville finished…

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