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VenedyFeb. 25, 2015

Venedy Ora Mae Droege 824-6326 The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be. St. Salvator Lutheran Church members rejoice with Pastor Art Eichhorn, as he celebrates his 40th anniversary of work for the Missouri Synod on February 26th. Some area residents attended the Linoln Day Dinner at the…

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NashvilleFeb. 25, 2015

Nashville Susan Roethemeyer susansmr@juno.com Changing Townscape When I was a child, the town of Nashville looked different. The corner of Routes 127 and 15 had no stoplight, only a stop and go light. At that same corner, the place where a big gas station and grocery now stands was home to a small donut shop…

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Okawville First At KC Academic Challenge

Okawville High School finished first in the small school division of the Annual Academic Challenge held at Kaskaskia College on Feb. 3. Seventeen district high schools were in competition in the areas of biology, chemistry, computer science, engineering graphics, English, math, and physics. Front row, from left: Zachary Middendorff (3rd place – computer science), Erica…

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RadomFeb. 25, 2015

Radom Justin Jurkowski (618) 316-1727 Happenings at St. Michael Parish-Radom (Feb. 25 – March 3) March 1 – St. Michael PSR Classes will not meet this week, 8 a.m. Mass-(Radom). Choir Practice for Easter immediately following Mass. Everyone is welcome to join! 10 a.m. Mass-(Dubois) Polishfest Parade in Dubois at 1 p.m. This weekend only…

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RadomFeb. 25, 2015

Radom Justin Jurkowski (618) 316-1727 Happenings at St. Michael Parish-Radom (Feb. 25 – March 3) March 1 – St. Michael PSR Classes will not meet this week, 8 a.m. Mass-(Radom). Choir Practice for Easter immediately following Mass. Everyone is welcome to join! 10 a.m. Mass-(Dubois) Polishfest Parade in Dubois at 1 p.m. This weekend only…

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RichviewFeb. 25, 2015

Richview Gerri Philipps 249-6281 Only 7 degrees out there this morning, thankful to have a nice warm house. Sheila McFeron has faithfully gotten my paper here every morning, even with these icy roads. Thank you Sheila and Jessie. On a brighter note, 24 days until spring. Just a little more information on Lorraine Pitchford’s 95th…

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HoyletonFeb. 25, 2015

Hoyleton Patricia Rensing rensing1@hotmail.com The Hoyleton Lions Consignment Sale was a successful event held at the Community Club Building this past Saturday. The Lions express appreciation to all who attended, consigned, and donated items for the Auction. The sermon for March 1 at Zion United Church of Christ in Hoyleton will be “Our Lenten Journey…

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Hoyleton Lions Restore Village Fire Bell

From Left to Right, representing the Hoyleton Lions Club – Eric Malick, Tim Schnitker, and John Bassen; representing the Village of Hoyleton Waylon Livesay. Hoyleton Patricia Rensing rensing1@hotmail.com The Hoyleton Lions refurbished and restored the Village Fire Bell housed at the Hoyleton Community Club. The 432 pound bell was sandblasted and painted to its original…

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Okawville To Begin Recycling Program

By Rachel Shubert Starting in February, Okawville residents will see a new $2 charge on their monthly water-sewer-trash bills. The small charge will cover the cost of keeping a large recycling container at Village Hall, which will be similar to a dumpster with several doors on it for various recyclable materials. Glass will not be…

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Venedy

Ora Mae Droege 824-6326 St. Salvator Lutheran Church, Venedy Rev. Art Eichhorn, Pastor 9:00 a.m. Sunday School 10:00 a.m. Sunday Morning Worship Service St. John’s United Church of Christ, Johannisburg Rev. Bill Groennert, Pastor 8:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Worship Service Sunday, January 18 – 12:30 p.m. Annual Meeting Venedy News “The best vitamin for a…

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