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Craziers Speak At Zion UCC

Hoyleton – June 27, 2018 By Patricia Rensing rensing1@hotmail.com July 1, Zion UCC will celebrate Holy Communion at the 10:00 am. Worship Service. The theme is “Healing Powers” and based on Scriptures from 2 Samuel 1:1, 17-27, Psalm 130 and Mark 5:21-43. Minette Cramer is the Pianist. We thank Lynn and Dori Cazier for telling…

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Class Of 1958 Holds Reunion

FRONT ROW, FROM LEFT, Violet(Engelman)Sisney, Esther(Grote)Grattendick, Donna(Wilkey)Spenner, Kay(Moss)Cook, Shirley(Cress)Schnitker and Fern(Klingenberg)Turpin. BACK ROW,Waldo Klingenberg, Willy Spenner, Dennis Luessenheide, Larry House, Charles Mattingly and Don Warnsing. NOT PICTURED, Earl Schnitker and Clinton Braly. The Class of 1958 celebrated their 60th reunion on June 8-10, at a casual dinner and visit to the State Theater on Friday…

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Okawville Village Board Sets Road Closures for Heritage Days

By Alex Johannes The Village of Okawville Board met on the evening of Tuesday, May 29 for their regular monthly meeting. To begin the meeting, the board approved Ordinance #552 regarding the Annual General Fund Appropriation and Ordinance #553 regarding the Annual Operations and Maintenance Fund Appropriation. In regards to Heritage Days, the board approved…

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Birth – Beckmann

Hurley Nicole Beckmann, daughter of Nathan and Jennifer Beckmann of Hoyleton, was born at 8:55am on March 13, 2018 at St. Joseph Hospital in Breese. She weighed 9 lbs, 1 ounce and was 20 inches long. She was welcomed home by her big brother, Dade Beckmann 3 years old. Grandparents are Larry and Kathy Unverfehrt…

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NCHS Prom 2018: A Night To Shine….

Nashville High School Junior-Senior Prom will be held this Saturday, May 5, at the Nashville American Legion. This year’s theme “A Night to Shine” will feature black, white & red decorations with added crystals & sparkle. The public is invited to view the decorations on Saturday from 6-7 pm only.

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Hornets Win Pinckneyville Open Meet

The Nashville Hornets boys track team won the Pinckneyville Open meet on April 30. Seven teams competed at the meet. The Hornets have two meets this week as they compete in the Chuck Oyler Invitational on May 2 at 4 p.m. in Benton and at the DuQuoin Invite on May 4 at 4 p.m. The…

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Du Bois – April 18, 2018

Barb Rabbitt 787-7305 The date has been set. The Mule Barn will host a “Meet and Greet” with Noah Elliott on Sunday, May 6. Noah was part of Team USA in the Paralympic Winter Games in PyeongChang 2018. He won gold and bronze medals in snowboarding events. Noah watched the 2014 Paralympics from his hospital…

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Hoyleton

Patricia Rensing rensing1@hotmail.com Norma Borgmann will be the Worship Leader at Zion UCC on April 22nd. Norma is a member at St. Peter’s United Church of Christ in Centralia. Scriptures are from Acts 4:5-12 and I John 3:16-24. We should walk in the light as God’s own children, guided by God’s Word. Filled with the…

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Howard L. “Bud” Kinder

Howard L. “Bud” Kinder of Nashville, departed this life at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Richmond Heights, Mo., on Thursday, April 5, 2018. He had attained the age of 67 years, 1 month and 12 days. Bud was born on February 23, 1951 in Sparta, the son of Howard L. and Delores (nee Wright)…

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Let's Read – February 28, 2018

By Mary Barrett Cold Water By Samuel Parker Published by Revell Books, a division of Baker Publishing Group, PO Box 6287, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49516 315 pages, paperback, $14.99, ISBN 978-0-8007-2734-5 Having forfeited his youth to the state prison system, Michael moved back to the still vacant house of his parents in a town with…

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