Milestones

Schnitkers Celebrate 60th Anniversary

On June 15, 1968 Richard Schnitker of Hoyleton, Illinois and Betty Weber of Holyoke, Colo., were united in marriage at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Amherst, Colo. They are the parents of two sons Mike Schnitker of New York City and Terry Schnitker of Augusta, Kan. They also have two granddaughters, Makenzi and Maria Schnitker…

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Przygoda And Bathon Announce Engagement

Gloria Bathon and Jeremiah Przygoda. Matthew and Donna Bathon of Nashville, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Gloria Bathon to Jeremiah Przygoda, son of Ronald and Margaret Przygoda of Tamaroa. Gloria graduated from Kaskaskia College in 2014 and Southern Illinois University Edwardsville in 2016. She is a Registered Nurse at Sarah Bush…

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Buretta Veteran Siblings Take Honor Flight

Vietnam Veteran Buretta Siblings Take April Flight Three Buretta siblings, Vietnam Veterans, participated in the Missouri Franklin County Honor Flight on April 21, 2018. They, along with other 23 Vietnam and Korean veterans, were flown to Washington, D.C., for a tour of war memorials. They walked among the Vietnam, WWII, Navy, Korean, Air Force, Tomb…

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Birth – Janowski

JANOWSKI Daniel and Danielle Janowski of Okawville are proud to announce the birth of their first child, a son. Paul David was born at Mercy Hospital in Saint Louis, Missouri, on Memorial Day, May 28, 2018, at 6:06 p.m. He weighed 10 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 22 1/2 inches long. Maternal grandparents are William…

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Epplin To Start Seeing Patients At PCH

Epplin Will Begin Seeing Patients At PCH June 29 Pinckneyville Community Hospital is excited to announce that Andrea Epplin, FNP-BC, will begin seeing patients at the Family Medical Center on June 29. Andrea is excited to be back in the area as she has a true passion for and appreciation for rural healthcare because “it…

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Nashville FFA Participates At State Poultry CDE

By Alex Johannes, Chapter Reporter On April 27, five Nashville FFA members went to the State Poultry Judging CDE hosted at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The CDE consisted of a general knowledge test, live bird grading, carcass grading, further processed defects grading, exterior quality factors grading, parts identification, exterior and interior quality grading, and…

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Bringing The Boom:

Donations Make Nashville Fireworks Happen The Nashville Fireworks, happening just after sunset over Memorial Park on Wednesday, July 4, are put on by lots of hard work by Steve Haertling and a group of volunteers who also happen to be Nashville Volunteer Firefighters. They couldn’t do it without the generosity of the community, like the…

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Clean and Green

Eager Beavers Day Of Service The Nashville Eager Beavers 4-H Club spent Saturday, June 9, at the Centralia Clean and Green Recycling Center. Members helped the local residents unload their recyclables and then sort them for packaging to the various recycling outlets. The Eager Beavers would like to remind the community to utilize the recycling…

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Nashville Eager Beavers Welcome New Members

New members: front row: Wyatt Herrmann, Jayla Ledford, Brynn Stiegman, Therese Herrmann, Matthew Gollaher. Back Row: Alex Johannes, Makayla Gajewski, Maddie Hasheider, Rylan Senior, Calista Herrmann, Dillon Herrmann, Chloe Johns, not present for photo Bradley Bender, Erin Bender, Natalie Finke, Katie Mason, Marley Meinert, Tatyana Prince, Dax Redenius, Alexys Spratt. 4-H Chapter Welcomes Youths From…

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