Nelda J. Bailey

Ms. Nelda J. Bailey of Centralia, IL, departed this life at her residence on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 8:40 A.M.  She had attained the age of 67 years, 5 months and 9 days. Nelda was born on January 10, 1950 in Centralia, IL the daughter of James and Faye (Dugan) Douglas.  She was united

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Lorene Klingenberg

Lorene Klingenberg, 90, of Nashville, Ill., born March 30, 1927 in Beaucoup Township, Washington Co., Ill., died Mon., June 19, 2017 at Friendship Manor Nursing Home in Nashville, Ill. She was a loving mother and grandmother, a housewife and a member of St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Nashville. Preceding her in death were

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Hornets Bass Fishing Team Competes At State

After weather postponed the IHSA Bass Fishing State Finals, the Hornets Bass Fishing team finally got on the water at Carlyle Lake on June 14 and June 15. The Hornets had one boat in the State Finals, manned by Tanner McFeron and Jake Kwiatowski. The Hornets caught one fish on the first day of competition,

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Hornets Summer Baseball Dominates Freeburg

The Hornets Summer Baseball team easily defeated Freeburg on June 13 as they cruised to a 16-1 victory in five innings. Nashville used five different pitchers in the game, and broke the game open with 11 runs in the fourth inning. Cameron Parker started the game, and pitched the first inning, giving up a leadoff

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Girls Track All-South Announced

The Hornettes girls track team had a successful season that saw them win the Nashville Invitational and their IHSA Class 1A Sectional for the second straight season. The Hornettes qualified for state in nine different events. Three individuals and two relay teams were named All-South. Taylor Cook, Sydney Schnitker, Jadah Heidel, the 4X400M Relay team,

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Hornettes Named To All-State Teams

Three members of the Nashville Hornettes softball team picked up postseason honors this past week, as the 2017 Class 2A Illinois Coaches Association All-State Teams, and the Southern Illinois Coaches Association All-South Softball Selections were announced. Mackenzie McFeron was selected to the 2017 Class 2A Illinois Coaches Association All-State First Team. Karly Stanowski, and Sophie

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Baseball All-South Announced

After a successful season in which the Hornets won the SIRR Conference: Mississippi Division, won their Regional, and won their Sectional, four Hornets players were named Southern Illinois Coaches Association All South. Hornets coach Chad Malawy was also named the Coach of the Year in Class 2A. Hayden Heggemeier, Cody Bauza, Ryan Brink, and Austin

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Girls Basketball Camps Held At NCHS

Nashville High School played host to Girls Basketball camps this past week,as athletes between 4th and 9th grade took to the floor at Assembly Hall. Coaches pictured are: Dempsey Witte, Jenny Witte, Jordi Harre, Tierny Moore, Gary Mueller, and Doug Althoff. 4th-6th Grade Arabella Alfeldt, Payton Basden, Tessa Bergmann, Jadyn Dees, Lily Emge, Katie Johns,

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Okawville Village Board Meeting Rescheduled

A Special Meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Village of Okawville has been called for Thursday June 29, 2017 beginning at 7:00 PM. The meeting will be held in the meeting room of the Okawville Senior Center Building at 305 N Nashville Street, Okawville IL. The purpose of this meeting is to replace

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Corrections To Washington County Fair Booklet

Department J- Agricultural products, David Ibendahl replaces George Engele as superintendent.  His phone number is 618-214-0856 Department M- Textiles and Fine Arts, Phyllis Lange replaces Joann Snead and Jeannie Hoffman as superintendent.  Her number is 618-327-3780.

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