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Chamber Of Commerce Free Swim

The Nashville Chamber of Commerce hosted their free swim this past week. Kids flocked to Nashville Memorial Park Pool on Friday July 20, to beat the heat, and cool off in the water.

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Letting Freedom Ring

Nashville Celebrates A Muggy Midweek Independence Day July 4, Independence Day, the 242nd anniversary of America declaring her independence from England, fell in the middle of the week for 2018, with a sweltering Wednesday marking the celebratory occasion. In Nashville, the annual fireworks display, put on by volunteers from the Nashville Fire Protection District, with…

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St. Ann Holds Parish Picnic Saturday

There was plenty of fun to be had at the St. Ann Parish Picnic, held the afternoon and evening of Saturday, June 30. BELOW, Meredith Anderson and Olivia Kujawa attend to the petting zoo. ABOVE, Riley Hund gets a “unicorn” ride, guided by Mary Kozuszek.

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Outta The Park

Historical Society Presents Murpshyboro Clarkes Versus St. Louis Brown Stockings In Two “1860 Rules” Vintage Base Ball Games In Nashville By Alex Haglund The Washington County Historical Society held their second annual Vintage Base Ball game, on Saturday, June 30, at the Diamond Across the Creek at Memorial Park in Nashville. The sweltering weather Saturday…

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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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Getting Ready For Hofbraufest

Hoyleton – June 20, 2018 Patricia Rensing rensing1@hotmail.com The 50th Annual Hoyleton Hofbraufest is featuring a parade on Saturday, July 7 at 4 p.m. The route will travel down Rt 177, to Main Street, and will end at the Village Park. The Committee has been soliciting entries in honor of the half century of Hofbraufest’s…

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School Honors and Scholarships – June 20, 2018

McClay Receives Sheriff’s Association Scholarship Sheriff Danny Bradac is proud to announce the 2018 Illinois Sheriffs Association scholarship winner is Callie McClay of Oakdale. Callie is presently a senior at Nashville Community High School and plans to attend The University of Illinois in the fall Kaskaskia College Hosts University Of Illinois Extension 4-H Speech Competition…

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Bringing Magic To The Kingdom

Hornet Musicians Head To Disney By Alex Haglund It’s already called “The Magic Kingdom”, but Disney World in Orlando, Fla., got just a bit more magical last week when scores of NCHS Hornets brought a little bit of their own magic – the musical kind! There were four performances played by the Hornet Musicians in…

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