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Let’s Read – December 14, 2016

By Mary Barrett The Crown and the Crucible (The Russians Book #1) By Michael Phillips and Judith Pell Published by Bethany House Publishers, 11400 Hampshire Avenue South, Bloomington, Minnesota 55438 407 pages, paperback, $17.00, ISBN 978-0-7642-1850-7 Against the formidable backdrop of prerevolutionary Russia, the lives of two families become inextricably entwined. Anna Yevnova Burenin, a

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Ask A PastorDecember 14, 2016

Ask A Pastor By Pastor Beverly Kahle St Paul’s UCC, Nashville How do you celebrate Advent? Advent, like Lent, is a season of the church found in the liturgical calendar. Not all churches celebrate or use the liturgical calendar, but for those that do, this is the four weeks prior to the season of Christmas.

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Community CalendarDecember 14, 2016

Community Calendar ACTIVITIES Thursday, December 15 Alcoholics Anonymous, First Presbyterian Church, Nashville, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 21 Blood pressure and blood sugar screenings at Village Apartments, Nashville, 11 a.m. – noon. AUCTIONS Saturday, December 17 Christmas Auction, 6 p.m., Ashley MEETINGS Wednesday, December 14 Woodlawn High School Board, 7 p.m. Thursday, December 15 Nashville City

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This Week’s Pets For AdoptionDecember 14, 2016

This Week’s Pets For Adoption This week’s pet of the week is a boy who is looking for a home for Christmas. He is a 3 year old lab mix. He may be seen at the shelter. Suggested Nashville News Name is Sirius. Other pets looking for adoption include: a ten-year-old female spayed brown/silver Husky

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District 49 Call Home – December 14, 2016

District 49 Call Home Friday, December 16 is Hats Off To Cancer Day! If your child would like to wear a hat to school, please have them bring in $1.00 to their teacher. All money goes to the Relay For Life. Looking Ahead: Monday, December 19 is Mystery Movie Monday! Students with 2 or fewer

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Counselors’ Report – NCHS Counseling Office

Nashville Community High School Phone: (618) 327.8286 Fax: (618) 327.4513 Web Address: Nashville-k12.org Tesha Maschhoff X250; Becky Luessenheide X381; Susan Boosinger X251 End of Semester Reminders: 1. Students are to attend each exam period at the scheduled time appropriate to their classes. The exception to this would be students who have 7th period PE or

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Eating PatternsNCHS Superintendet’s Notes

By Ernie Fowler – Nashville CHSD #99 efowler@nashville-k12.org One of the true wonders in life is to watch teenagers eat. This is especially true with teenage boys. When they tie on the feedbag it is a sight to behold. Nobody knows this better than parents of said teenage boys. I’m not sure that a 17

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A Cinematic Wedding For Jes And Kristin Stanley

I remember the day i called to ask if we could rent the movie theater for our wedding ceremony. I remember having to ease my way into the question. Because I assumed that no one else had ever asked to use the movie theater for their wedding. And I knew it would seem like a

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Washington County History: The Nashville Rod And Gun Club

By Vernon Nagel Did you know that there existed an active Nashville Rod & Gun club in the 1890s? They owned a clubhouse on the Okaw River (now the Kaskaskia, north of Frogtown) on five acres with a ¼ mile riverfront. John Gewe, a brick layer, who taught me the trade, was on of the

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