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District 99 Prepares For Summer Work

Numerous Projects To Be Undertaken During Summer Months By Alex Haglund Nashville Community High School Interim Superintendent Thomas Hawkins gave the board an update on transportation payments received from the state at their regular May meeting, held on Monday, May 21, saying that the district had received a $52,530 payment but added, “we’re still owed…

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A Very Dramatic Summer Camp

Second Year Of NCHS Drama Camp Has 68 Campers Put On Three Plays Friday, June 1, the NCHS Auditorium was unseasonably packed, given that school isn’t in session – parents, friends and family came in to watch the culmination of the 2018 NCHS Summer Drama Camp, which included three plays, “Hansel and Gretel and the…

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Honors and Scholarships – May 30, 2018

Area School Honor Rolls, Scholarship Presentations And More – May 30, 2018 NCHS Seniors Receive Approximately One Million Dollars In Scholarships Okawville High School Second Semester Honor Roll Seniors: Highest Honor Roll (4.0): Emily Bening, Russell Rodely, Gulshat Rozyyeva, Rebekah Segelhorst. High Honor Roll (3.67-3.99): Audrey Jansen, McKinzey Mattingly, Tyler Roesener, Casean Tebbe, Madelyn Tepe,…

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“Doily Dog” By Olivia Anderson

“Doily Dog” NCHS Student Gallery – May 30, 2018 This week’s NCHS Student Gallery Piece is “Doily Dog”, created by Sophomore Art II student Olivia Anderson. The piece is a dog sculpture made with a papier-mâché technique (paper and paste) with yarn, doilies, ribbon, and buttons. It is free-standing and measures 22 x 9 x…

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Nashville FFA Teams Participate At SIU Livestock Judging

By Alex Johannes Chapter Reporter The Nashville FFA Chapter recently participated in the SIU Livestock Judging Competition that was hosted by the SIU Collegiate FFA. FFA members judged beef cattle, sheep, swine, and goats. Overall, Nashville’s Varsity team placed 28th in the contest. The JV team placed 4th at the contest with Logan Boester as…

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Kurwicki Receives Doctorate Of Pharmacy Degree

Karli Kurwicki, daughter of Joe and Diana Kurwicki of Nashville graduated from St. Louis College of pharmacy May 12, 2018 with her Doctorate in Pharmacy. Karli graduated Magna Cum Laude and was involved in Kappa Epsilon Pharmacy Fraternity for women, Rho Chi Pharmacy Honor Society, a student ambassador for STLCOP, and the Student Pharmacist Association.…

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NCHS Art Students Paint Drug Takeback Box

The box is pictured here, along with some of those who worked on it. FROM LEFT, Natasha Migliore (9th grade), Madi Kurtz (10th), Donald Hollowell (9th), Duall Schlichter (9th), Art Teacher Danielle Schultz, Willow Simmons (12th), Nick Renth (11th), Brendan Baum (11th), and Josie Woodrome (9th).  Not pictured: Mikala Kozuszek (12th), Jena Roesener (12th), and…

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Kirchner And Brink Discuss Band Practice Field With NCHS Board

Jennifer Brink and David Kirchner talked to the NCHS Board about Kirchner Family Company plans for a music practice field. By Alex Haglund David Kirchner and Jennifer Brink spoke to the board of Nashville Community High School at their regular meeting for May, held on Monday, May 21, giving them some details about a proposed…

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On To The Next Chapter

Class Of 2018 Graduates From NCHS Seniors no more: graduates toss their hats into the air as the commencement exercises at Nashville Community High School draw to a close on the hot and humid afternoon of Sunday, May 27. The Nashville News posted a “Facebook Live” video of the ceremony. A full gallery from the…

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