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Fond Farewell

NCHS exchange student Maksym Kuzhdin and host father Tom Speedie. Kuzhdin will head back to his home in Ukraine on June 5. Maksym Kuzhdin’s Year In Nashville Comes To A Close By Alex Haglund Sunday afternoon, graduation was held. Despite having a year of high school left, exchange student Maksym Kuzhdin walked across the stage…

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Bringing The Law To The Lawless

Sheriff’s Department Chief Deputy John Kennedy Visits With Preschoolers At Happy Days A HUGE thank you goes to Chief Deputy John Kennedy of the Washington County Sheriff’s Department for coming to visit us at Happy Days Preschool. Kennedy PATIENTLY answered such questions as: Are you ever scared? What do you do with the bad guys?…

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“Inside And Out” By Mackenzie Hollowell

“Inside and Out” NCHS Student Gallery – May 23, 2018 This week’s NCHS Student Gallery Piece is “Inside and Out”, a 9X12 inch watercolor self-portrait by 12th grade Art I student Mackenzie Hollowell. “My artwork represents who I am on the inside and outside,” Hollowell wrote. “Every element that I created represents something about me.”…

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Graduates And School Honors – May 23, 2018

2018 Nashville Middle School Graduates Annie Ahlers, daughter of Blake and Courtney Ahlers. Brandee Anselment, daughter of Amy Anselment and Doug Anselment. Esdon Bartling, son of Danny and Karen Bartling. Hailey Baugh, daughter of Melanie Caplinger and Jason Baugh. Ian Blazier, son of Dan and Jamie Blazier. Abigail Boudah, daughter of Daniel and Robin Boudah.…

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Nashville FFA Places Big In District Public Speaking

Public Speaking competitors Austin Schorfheide and Aden Hill. Schorfheide will head to state contest on June 12 By Alex Johannes, Chapter Reporter FFA Public Speakers recently won many honors while competing at the District V Public Speaking Contest at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. The contest has four categories which speakers can compete in: Varsity Prepared,…

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Kozuszek Wins Awards At “Art On The Square”

Mikala Kozuszek with “Grandpa Emory” and her awards. At the “Art on the Square” High School Art Competition, NCHS Senior Mikala Kozuszek received four awards for her 18×24 graphite pencil drawing titled “Grandpa Emory.” She received an Award of Excellence, Art on the Square Committee Award, People’s Choice Award, and a Lindenwood University Artist’s Choice…

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Making An Impact – For The Better

FROM LEFT, Fr. Andy Knopik, St. Ann Church; Connie Barre, Assistant Director of the Catholic Ministry to Sick and Aged of Southern Illinois, who presented three Sr. Leona Service Awards to, St. Ann School Teacher Janice Gaubatz; the 7th and 8th grade classes, represented by Tommy Herzog; and the 5th and 6th grade classes, represented…

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Nashville Horticulture Team Advances To National Competition

NCHS FFA Members who participated in state-level horticulture competition were, FROM LEFT, Holli Fullerton, Riley Bergmann, Austin Schorfheide, Tabor Kozuszek and Alex Johannes. Next Stop for the NCHS FFA Horticulture Team, National Competition By Alex Johannes Chapter Reporter The Nashville FFA Horticulture team recently brought home the state title at the State Horticulture CDE held…

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Pop Palooza Brought Outdoor Music, Fun To NCHS

ABOVE, Willow Simmons. Nashville Community High School hosted Pop Palooza on the afternoon and into the evening of Saturday, May 19. This was the first year the event had been held, and it brought live outdoor music, games, activities and food on a late spring day. While clouds looked ominous and rain threatened, no more…

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Pop Palooza Brought Outdoor Music, Fun To NCHS

ABOVE, Willow Simmons. Nashville Community High School hosted Pop Palooza on the afternoon and into the evening of Saturday, May 19. This was the first year the event had been held, and it brought live outdoor music, games, activities and food on a late spring day. While clouds looked ominous and rain threatened, no more…

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