Leonard Chwarczinski

Leonard Chwarczinski, 65, of Christopher passed away on Saturday March 25, 2017 at 11:05 AM at the Herrin Hospital. Leonard was born on November 2, 1951 in Christopher, to Joseph and Anna (Krolikowski) Chwarczinski. He is survived by his children George and Julie Chwarczinski of St Louis, Mo, Joseph and Jeanine Chwarczinski of Boonville, Ind.,

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Paula Cornelius

Mrs. Paula Sue Cornelius of Nashville, departed this life at the SSM Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon, on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 7:55 P.M. She had attained the age of 59 years, 11 months and 13 days. Paula was born on April 13, 1957 in Mt. Vernon, the daughter of Paul G. and

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Cornelia “Connie” Huge

Cornelia P. “Connie” Huge, 81, of Hoyleton, passed away at 7:24p.m. on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon. She was born on December 22, 1935 in Okawville, the daughter of Arthur and Pearl Hoffman Weihe. She married Alfred Huge on October 17, 1954 at Trinity Lutheran Church in

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Mary Chapman

Mary L. Chapman, 75, of Nashville, passed away at 7:02 a.m. on Friday, March 24, 2017 at Friendship Manor Health Center in Nashville. She was born on January 11, 1942 in Wewoka, Okla., the daughter of Claude and Mavis Smart Treat. She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister; Arlene Treat. Left

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Allen Schmale

Allen L. Schmale, 84, of Nashville, passed away at 6:35 a.m. on Monday, March 27, 2017 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Styninger Funeral Home in Nashville. Online expressions of sympathy may be made at www.styningerfuneralhomes.com or on the funeral home’s Facebook page.  

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Gary Shaw

Mr. Gary “Skip” Shaw of Okawville, departed this life in the Carlyle Healthcare Center in Carlyle, on Friday, March 24, 2017 at 11:35 A.M. He had attained the age of 79 years, 11 months and 10 days. Gary was born in St. Louis, Mo. on April 14, 1937 the son of Forrest and Anna Mae

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City Of Nashville Makes Donation To Washington County Arts Council

By Alex Haglund      The Nashville City Council approved a donation of $300 to the Washington County Arts Council at their meeting held on Thursday, March 16. This donation helps to fund the arts council for the year. The arts council puts on events like Shakespeare in the Park and the Summer Concert series, and

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City Council Approves 2017 MFT Appropriation

By Alex Haglund     The city held a bid opening for Motor Fuel Tax (MFT) appropriations for the coming year on Tuesday, March 14. The items, and bids approved by the city council at their regular meeting on Thursday, March 16, are: • 250 tons B.A.M. Bituminous Mixture Number One, with a bid of $45.73

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County Farm Bureau To Offer Fire Extinguisher Inspection/Recharge Program

The Washington County Farm Bureau Young Leader and Women’s Committees are offering free inspections of fire extinguishers and reduced/subsidized fees to have them recharged and/or replaced as required. We are partnering with Albers Fire Protection Equipment (from Beckemeyer) for an on-site event at the Farm Bureau office in Nashville from 1-5 p.m. on Thursday, March

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