Column: Fury Road?

Dear Readers: It’s definitely out of our regular coverage area, but I can’t help but wonder (and I know that a lot of people in our readership are wondering too), what exactly is going on with all the crashes on the Interstates this summer? I don’t have a log of all the emails I’ve received…

Eclipse 2017 Eye Safety

By Michael Wilson, O.D. Advanced Vision Care On Monday, August 21, 2017, the United States will experience a solar eclipse. The moon will cover at least part of the sun for 2 to 3 hours. In some parts of the country there will be a zone of totality spanning from Oregon to South Carolina. This…

Free WIOA Program Offered Through Mers Goodwill

What is the WIOA program? It stands for Workforce Innovative Opportunity Act. In Washington county funds are available to assist youth from 17 to 24 years of age who have dropped out or graduated from high school, pregnant or parenting, unemployed or under- employed, who had an IEP in high school, or are low income…

Washington County Sheriff’s Report – August 9, 2017

August 7 A Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy responded to Okawville, IL to assist Okawville Police Department on a traffic stop. August 6 A Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy reported a traffic sign that had been knocked down at the intersection of ST RT 160 and ST Rt 15. A Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy responded to a…

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January 29 - February 04
  • 29
    No events
  • 30

    Story Time At The Nashville Public Library

    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Nashville Public Library
    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Come join us for some new stories, crafts, and fun activities!!! All ages welcome.

    Open AA Meeting

    8:00 pm-9:00 pm
    First Presbyterian Church
    419 W St Louis St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    Open AA Meeting, First Presbyterian Church Nashville

  • 31
    No events
  • 01

    Trinity-Hoyleton Fourth Annual Wine & Beer Tasting

    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Hoyleton Community Club
    368 N Park St, Hoyleton, IL 62803, USA

    Take the opportunity to try new wines and beers while helping our school. There will be music provided by Tony Waters, a silent and live auction and other refreshments.

    Tickets are $20. Event is on Saturday, February 1, at the Hoyleton Community Club from 6 to 9 p.m. For more information, call 493-7754.

  • 02

    Irvington UCC Food Pantry

    All day
    Irvington UCC
    303 South Third Street, Irvington, IL 62848

    Serving all Washington County Residents, the Irvington UCC Food Pantry is distributing USDA Commodities, a program of the Illinois Department of Human Services.

    Hours: First and Fourth Saturday of the month 9 a.m. 11 a.m.

    Second and Third Sunday of the month 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    303 South Third Street in Irvington.

    For more information, call (618) 249-8445

  • 03

    February Story Time

    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Nashville Public Library
    219 E Elm St, Nashville, IL 62263, USA

    We are making a small change in story time this month. We are experimenting with a Monday night story time to see if it makes things easier for parents. Let us know if you like or dislike the change.

  • 04
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