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District 49 Friday Call Home – April 18, 2018

Hi, it’s Becki from Nashville Grade School with the events for grades K-4 for the week of April 16 – April 20. Looking ahead: Our Grandparent’s Day Program will be Friday, May 4 at 1:30 in the afternoon followed by room visits. Our “Kick Off To Summer Morning” will be Thursday, May 17! This is

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NCHS Counselor’s Report – April 18, 2018

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 Scholarships: As we receive information on scholarships, a complete list will posted on the Counseling Office webpage at: https://sites.google.com/a/ nashville-k12.org/scholarships/ Below is a partial list of available scholarships: NASHVILLE OPTIMIST

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Faith Perspectives – April 18, 2018

By Rev. Beverly Kahle St. Paul UCC, Nashville We are currently in the season of Easter where we celebrate and explore what it means that Christ died for us so that we can live for and through him. Easter is that wonderful time in the spring when usually the world around us awakens from its

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It Happened Here – April 18, 2018

Eighty Years Ago (1938) The primary election attracted 6,807 voters, over 4,000 of them Republicans nominated W.P. Green for judge; Paul Johnson for clerk; J.U. Spencer for treasurer; Harry Anderson for sheriff; and Kenneth Frieman for superintendent of schools. Miss Carrie Luke was bitten on the ankle by a dog as she was going to

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Mister Smith (Maybe?) Goes To Washington

Classic Photo – April 18, 2018 This week’s Classic Photo features a man at center, sitting, who is almost surely Southern Illinois Senator Paul Simon, though, estimating the age of the photo, he was likely serving as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives when it was taken. There does happen to be some

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Community Calendar – April 18, 2018

ACTIVITIES Wednesday, April 18 Narcotics Anonymous meeting, Washington County Hospital, education and wellness center, use ER doors, 7 p.m. Blood pressure and blood sugar screenings at Okawville Senior Center, 11 a.m. – noon. Thursday, April 19 Washington County Historical Society Annual Banquet, 6 p.m., Original Springs Hotel, Okawville Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon, First Presbyterian Church,

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“Van Gogh Self Portrait” By Briannah Ralls

NCHS Student Gallery – April 18, 2018 This week’s NCHS Student Gallery features “Van Gogh Self Portrait” by Junior Art III Student Briannah Ralls. This piece is a 12X16 inch acrylic paint self-portrait. 5. Art III students were given a famous artist to research. They studied their life and artwork. Students presented their research information

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It Happened Here – April 11, 2018

80 Years Ago (1938) Charles Evilsizer was appointed game warden of Washington County. Deaths: Carrie Mueller of Nashville: James Reynolds, 66, Nashville; Catherine Farmer, 85, Richview; and William F. Althoff, 46, New Minden. Wedding: Lela Foster of Woodlawn and Paul E. Sensel of Ashley. 75 Years Ago (1943) Mrs. Walter Dueker, 53, of North Prairie

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Shelter Pet – April 11, 2018

“Geoff” This week’s Shelter Dog is this bright-eyed beagle – he’s friendly, housebroken, and would make a great pet. His nickname from us at The Nashville News is Geoff. There was one other dog available as of press time, a large, neutered male mixed breed, about two-years-old. Cats are in and out of the shelter

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