Dr. Dale Meyer To Speak At Trinity Hoyleton’s 150th Anniversary

Dr. Dale A. Meyer, President of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will speak at the Sesquicentennial celebration of Trinity Lutheran Church, Hoyleton on Sunday, March 12th at the 9:30 Worship Service. Dr. Meyer joined the faculty at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, in 2001 and became the tenth president of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, 2005. He earned

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TSJ/ILS Titans State Play In Game

By Jim McGranahan The Titans started their Jr High Lutheran only schedule with a victory over Belleville Zion on Valentine’s Day, February 14th with a score of 34-23. This was a warm-up game for the Peoria tourney at Christ Lutheran School on Feb 17, 18 and 19. This was a 24 team tournament that the

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Jr. Hornettes Continue Season

By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Middle School Jr. Hornettes volleyball team continued their season with matchups against Chester and DuQuoin. The Jr. Hornettes faced off against DuQuoin on February 21 and against Chester on February 23. The Jr. Hornettes began the week as they faced off against DuQuoin on February 21. The A-Team suffered a

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IHSA To Institute Pitch Counts

By Brent Huelsmann With the new baseball season quickly approaching, the Nashville Hornets and coach Chad Malawy will need to get used to new rules that will take effect this season. The IHSA has adopted new pitch count regulations that will go into effect this season. A pitch is defined as a pitch thrown during

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Hornets To Play At Busch Stadium

By Brent Huelsmann As the Nashville Hornets baseball team gets ready to play this season, one date will be circled on the calendar. On April 15, the Hornets will suit up to play at the home of the St. Louis Cardinals, Busch Stadium. The Hornets will take on the Triad Knights at 1 p.m. Attendance

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Hornets Win Regional Championship

By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Hornets boys basketball team is headed back to the Sectional. The Hornets defeated Carlinville and Piasa (Southwestern) on their way to their second straight Regional crown. The Hornets were the top seed in their Regional, and the second overall seed in their sub-sectional. The Hornets began Sectional play against Pinckneyville

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Lorine F. Schuette

Lorine F. Schuette, nee Leadendecker, 94, of St. Libory, born Feb. 23, 1922 in Oakdale, died Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 at Memorial Care Center in Belleville. She was a homemaker; member of St. Liborius Catholic Church in St. Libory, where she was a Eucharistic Minister for years; member of the St. Liborius Council of Catholic

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Orval L. Freeman

Orval L. Freeman, 93, of Scheller, passed away at 7:59 A.M. February 15, 2017 at Nature Trail Health Care Center in Mount Vernon. He was born January 2, 1924 in Waltonville to parents, Roy and Myrtle (Newell) Freeman. He was married to Marie Virginia Freeman for 71 years and she survives. Funeral service were held

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Verdell Niermann

P Verdell C. Niermann, 84, of Hoyleton, passed away at 1:48 a.m. on Sunday, February 19, 2017, at Washington County Hospital in Nashville. She was born on March 3, 1932, in rural Hoyleton, the daughter of August H. and Clara C. Prueshner Bartling. She married Louis H. Niermann, Jr., on December 9, 1955, in Hoyleton,

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TSJ-ILS Titans Boys Basketball Post-Season Schedule

By Jim McGranahan The Titans had a very successful 2016-17 season with a 22-5 record and a 11-1 record against Lutheran Schools. They placed third at the St Mary’s Centralia November tournament and also third at the Tamaroa-St. Bruno’s tournament in December. These tournaments included public, Lutheran and Catholic schools. In an all Lutheran Tournament

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