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Mister Smith (Maybe?) Goes To Washington

Classic Photo – April 18, 2018 This week’s Classic Photo features a man at center, sitting, who is almost surely Southern Illinois Senator Paul Simon, though, estimating the age of the photo, he was likely serving as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives when it was taken. There does happen to be some…

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Community Calendar – April 18, 2018

ACTIVITIES Wednesday, April 18 Narcotics Anonymous meeting, Washington County Hospital, education and wellness center, use ER doors, 7 p.m. Blood pressure and blood sugar screenings at Okawville Senior Center, 11 a.m. – noon. Thursday, April 19 Washington County Historical Society Annual Banquet, 6 p.m., Original Springs Hotel, Okawville Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon, First Presbyterian Church,…

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“Van Gogh Self Portrait” By Briannah Ralls

NCHS Student Gallery – April 18, 2018 This week’s NCHS Student Gallery features “Van Gogh Self Portrait” by Junior Art III Student Briannah Ralls. This piece is a 12X16 inch acrylic paint self-portrait. 5. Art III students were given a famous artist to research. They studied their life and artwork. Students presented their research information…

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It Happened Here – April 11, 2018

80 Years Ago (1938) Charles Evilsizer was appointed game warden of Washington County. Deaths: Carrie Mueller of Nashville: James Reynolds, 66, Nashville; Catherine Farmer, 85, Richview; and William F. Althoff, 46, New Minden. Wedding: Lela Foster of Woodlawn and Paul E. Sensel of Ashley. 75 Years Ago (1943) Mrs. Walter Dueker, 53, of North Prairie…

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Shelter Pet – April 11, 2018

“Geoff” This week’s Shelter Dog is this bright-eyed beagle – he’s friendly, housebroken, and would make a great pet. His nickname from us at The Nashville News is Geoff. There was one other dog available as of press time, a large, neutered male mixed breed, about two-years-old. Cats are in and out of the shelter…

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Traditions

Faith Perspectives – April 11, 2018 By Rev. James Miller Trinity Lutheran Church, Nashville There was once a little girl who was helping her mom bake a sheet cake. The mother took the cake out of the oven, lifted it out of the pan, and placed it on the cake platter. The daughter readied the…

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NCHS Counselor's Report – April 11, 2018

NCHS Counseling Office Nashville Community High School Phone: (618) 327.8286 Fax: (618) 327.4513 Web Address: Nashville-k12.org Tesha Maschhoff X250; Becky Luessenheide X381; Susan Boosinger X251 Scholarships: As we receive information on scholarships, a complete list will posted on the Counseling Office webpage at: https://sites.google.com/a/ nashville-k12.org/scholarships/ Below is a partial list of available scholarships: GROWMARK SCHOLARSHIP…

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“L’eve-toi Et Brille” (Rise To Shine) By Cali Fairbanks

NCHS Student Gallery This week’s NCHS Student Gallery features “l’eve-toi et brille” (Rise to Shine), by Senior Art II student Cali Fairbanks. The piece is an 8×10 inch scratchboard. To create an image on scratchboard, the artist uses engraving tools to scratch the surface of a board that has a thin layer of white china…

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Community Calendar – April 11, 2018

ACTIVITIES Wednesday, April 11 Narcotics Anonymous meeting, Washington County Hospital, education and wellness center, 7 p.m. Thursday, April 12 Alcoholics Anonymous, First Presbyterian Church, Nashville, 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 13 Nashville Chamber Spring Madness Sales – Nashville area businesses 5 to 8 p.m., See Ad on page A8 for more information Saturday, April 14 Third…

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