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Community Calendar – Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Community Calendar – July 25, 2018 ACTIVITIES Thursday, July 26 Farmer’s Market, Around the Courthouse, 7-11 a.m. Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon, First Presbyterian Church, Nashville, 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 27 “Noodles And Doodles” St. Paul UCC Fellowship Hall, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. CCN Family Golf Scramble, Nashville Golf Course, 4 p.m. Saturday, July 28 St.…

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Community Calendar – July 11, 2018

ACTIVITIES Wednesday, July 11 Narcotics Anonymous meeting, Washington County Hospital, education and wellness center, use education center doors, 7 p.m. Open Gym Nights for Youth, Nashville Community Center, sponsored by Nashville Assembly of God, 7 to 8 p.m. Recycling truck, behind Farm Bureau, 7:30 a.m. – noon. Washington County Fair, 4-H Shows, swine, 8 a.m.,…

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Freedom And Independence

Faith Perspectives – July 11, 2018 By Pastor Matt Craft, Nashville Assembly of God Last Wednesday we celebrated our Independence Day as a nation. A day set aside for us to celebrate our independence from British rule. To celebrate our freedom, our republic, a government by the people and for the people. What is freedom?…

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Texas Has Many Flowers To Enjoy Too!

Master Gardener Scoop – July 4, 2018 By Majo Bates Master Gardener May 30th we took off to go visit my brother, Mark Morris and my sister-in-law, Rhonda Morris, who reside in a suburb of Dallas, Texas. Knowing that I am a Master Gardener, they wanted to take Rodney and me to some places in…

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Community Calendar – July 4, 2018

ACTIVITIES Wednesday, July 4 INDEPENDENCE DAY Happy 4th Of July! Summer Concert, County Road Cruizers, Memorial Park, 7 to 9 p.m. Fireworks, Memorial Park, Sundown Fireworks watching, L&N Depot, WCHS, sundown 4th of July Dance, Okawville Community Club Exhibition Hall, 1 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, July 5 Nashville Farmers Market, in front of courthouse, 7…

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Those Who Hope In The Lord Will Renew Their Strength

Faith Perspectives – June 27, 2018 By Rev. John Campbell, The United Presbyterian Church, Oakdale This column arises from a meditation on the favorite verse of a lady who recently passed away. The family told me that the final verses of Isaiah 40 were words of inspiration to their mother, in particular: “…those who hope…

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Shelter Pet – June 27, 2018

This week’s dog for adoption is this male blue heeler (perhaps “healer” if you consider the health benefits of pet ownership…), who is about two years old. Dolly with the Partners for Pets also said that there were plenty of kittens available at the shelter as well. We have not received an updated list of…

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Community Calendar – June 27, 2018

ACTIVITIES Wednesday, June 27 Narcotics Anonymous meeting, Washington County Hospital, education and wellness center, use education center doors, 7 p.m. Open Gym Nights for Youth, Nashville Community Center, sponsored by Nashville Assembly of God, 7 to 8 p.m. Recycling truck, behind Farm Bureau, 7:30 a.m. – noon. Thursday, June 28 Nashville Farmers Market, in front…

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It’s June! Time to Finish Those Spring Clean-Up Chores

Master Gardener Scoop – June 27, 2018 By Linda Summers, Master Gardener If you did not get all your gardening tasks done in May, it is not too late to finish in June! There are tasks in your yard–from your shrubs to your flower beds to your lawn and trees–to complete as we enter the…

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Raised Bed Garden Tour June 29

University of Illinois Extension News – June 27, 2018 On Friday, June 29 from 9 a.m. to Noon students of the Hoyleton Children’s Home and University of Illinois Extension will host an open house at the Raised Bed Garden located at the corner of Maple and North Center Street (two Blocks east of the Children’s…

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