Carmen Aline Buescher

Mrs. Carmen Aline Buescher of Okawville, departed this life in the Friendship Manor Health Care Center in Nashville, on Friday, April 20, 2018 at 6:17 P.M. She had attained the age of 97 years, 5 months and 13 days. Carmen was born in Carterville, on November 7, 1920 the daughter of Victor and Elva (nee

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Register Now For “Walk With The Dogs”, Happening June 2

The 13th Annual 5K “Walk With the Dogs” for Pancreatic Cancer will be held this year on Saturday, June 2 at Memorial Park in Nashville. The event opens at 7:30 with same day  registration (for those not registered already) and Team Photo Ops, and the Walk begins around 8 am after the traditional Tribute Balloon

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Opening In April (1968) – Nashville Kroger

Nashville Kroger Celebrates 50 Years At Current Location The Nashville Kroger grocery store first opened its doors on April 16, 1968, 50 years ago Monday. The photos came to us courtesy of Jon Hunter, who wrote, “These were taken a couple years before I was born. Sorry, I do not know who took them and

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Step Up

Relay For Life 2018 By Rebecca Ruehl A few years ago, I went to an out-of-state meeting whose goal was to share fundraising ideas with others from the 50 states. I didn’t really know what to expect, just that I was fired up about Relay for Life and excited to see what others were doing.

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Charles L. “Bud” Setzekorn

Charles L. “Bud” Setzekorn, 92, of Nashville, formerly Pinckneyville, passed away at 6:57 a.m., Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the Friendship Manor in Nashville. Charles had been a coal miner at Freeman United Coal Mine. He had also worked at the family sawmill. He was of the Catholic faith. Charles was a member of UMW

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District 49 Call Home – April 20, 2018

Hi, it’s Becki from Nashville Grade School with the events for grades K-4 for the week of April 23 – April 27.  Thank you for your participation in our blood drive last week. Mrs. Bartling’s class had the highest participation on the Primary School side. They win a pizza party!! Monday, April 23 students with

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Leah Queen

Leah Queen, age 85, of Nashville, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at Friendship Manor Nursing Home, Nashville. Leah was born on October 8, 1932 in Perry County, a daughter to Louis and Anna (Weil) Hottes. She accepted Christ as her Savior at the age of 21 at Holts Prairie

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Sheriff’s Report – April 18, 2018

From the department of Washington County Sheriff Danny Bradac April 15 A Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy responded to a residence in Richview, IL for a report of domestic trouble. A Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy was dispatched to rural Centralia, IL for a report of an abandoned vehicle. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a

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Police Report – April 18, 2018

From The Nashville Police Department April 9 The Nashville Police Department responded to the 1000 block of S. Kaskaskia St. for an open door. Officers responded to the 600 block of N. Grand Ave. for a civil dispute. Police responded to the 500 block of W. Elm St. for a domestic dispute. Officers responded to

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District 49 Friday Call Home – April 18, 2018

Hi, it’s Becki from Nashville Grade School with the events for grades K-4 for the week of April 16 – April 20. Looking ahead: Our Grandparent’s Day Program will be Friday, May 4 at 1:30 in the afternoon followed by room visits. Our “Kick Off To Summer Morning” will be Thursday, May 17! This is

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