Collins And DeMoss Wed

Jenna Collins and Michael DeMoss were married May 27, 2017 at the McGuire Chapel of Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey. The bride is the daughter of Ann and Rodney Collins of Sullivan. The groom is the son of Christina Leonard of Swansea, and William DeMoss of Nashville. The best man was longtime friend, Daniel Huge,

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NCHS FFA Brings Honors Home From State Convention

The NCHS FFA sent a group of students to the Illinois FFA State Convention, held on June 13 through 15 at the Bank of Springfield Convention Center in Springfield. The NCHS Chapter brought home numerous awards from the convention, which are listed on page B8, along with more photos from the convention. NCHS Students attending

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County Board Evaluates Zoning Cases

By Alex Haglund The Washington County Board reviewed several zoning cases at their regular monthly meeting held on Tuesday, July 11 at the Washington County Courthouse. Two of the zoning cases, Request 003-17, Bryan Kuder, and 004-17, Caitlin Harting, were both revisited after initially being on the agenda at the June meeting. At the June

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County Fair Sand Volleyball Tournament

The 2017 Washington County Fair featured a  sand volleyball tournament for the first time, with matches running from Friday through Saturday afternoon. When all was said and done, Team Peck, BELOW, was the tournament winner.

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Norva (Fern) Hayes, Wilder, Zortman

Norva “Fern” Zortman, 90, of Centralia, formerly from Nashville, passed from this life to the next at Centralia Manor on July 16, 2017, with her family by her side. Fern was born the daughter of George Henry and Nellie Myrtle (Day) Hayes on September 29, 1926, in Scott County close to Manchester. She attended Fairview

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Dolly McFeron

Dolly B. McFeron, 66, of Nashville, passed away at 8:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at Washington County Hospital in Nashville. She was born on December 5, 1950 in Washington County, the daughter of Eugene and Lydia Prueshner Hampton. She married Thomas D. McFeron on April 5, 1969 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Nashville.

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Audrey N. Hargrove

Mrs. Audrey Hargrove of Okawville, departed this life in the Friendship Manor Health Care Center in Nashville, on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 1:55 P.M. She had attained the age of 93 years, 10 months and 29 days. Audrey was born in Brosely, Mo. on August 14, 1923 the daughter of Ernest Lee and Josie

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Nathaniel P. Bergmann

Mr. Nathaniel Bergmann of Okawville, departed this life in the Memorial Hospital in Belleville, on Friday, July 14, 2017 at 5:02 P.M. He had attained the age of 36 years, 3 months and 22 days. Nathaniel was born in Nashville, on March 23, 1981 the son of Timothy and Tamala (nee Schambon) Bergmann. He was

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Delores Bevil

Mrs. Delores Bevil of Richview, departed this life at her residence surrounded by her family, on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at 3:08 A.M. She had attained the age of 69 years, 6 months and 27 days. Delores was born in the St. Louis County Hospital in Clayton, MO on December 20, 1947 the daughter of

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144th Army Band Plays At Memorial Park

On the evening of Thursday, July 13, The 144th Army Band IL National Guard played at the pavilion across the creek at Memorial Park in Nashville. There was a brief downpour just before they started, but the band and crowd moved under the pavilion, which was fortunate, because after the show started, an even longer,

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