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Community Calendar – October 11, 2017

Community Calendar – October 11, 2017 ACTIVITIES Thursday, October 12 Farmer’s Market, Around The Courthouse, 7-11 a.m. Alcoholics Anonymous, First Presbyterian Church, Nashville, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, October 14 Recycling Truck, Compost Site, North Washington Road, Nashville 7:30 a.m. – noon. Sunday, October 15 Quilt and Cash Bingo, DuBois K of C, Doors, 11 a.m., starts

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October 4, 2017 Classic Photo: “The Man With The Mic”

October 4, 2017 Classic Photo: “The Man With The Mic”   We titled last week’s Classic Photo, “The Man With The Mic”, and now that we have heard back about it, we realize that we could have called it, “Mike With The Mic”. Mike Chwasczinski sent us a message on Facebook to let us know

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Let’s Read – October 4, 2017

Let’s Read – October 4, 2017 By Mary Barrett Beloved Hope (Heart of the Frontier #2) By Tracie Peterson Published by Bethany House Publishers, 11400 Hampshire Avenue South, Bloomington, Minnesota 55438 352 pages, paperback, $15.99, ISBN 978-0-7642-1328-1 Sisters Grace, Mercy and Hope have found a safe haven in Oregon City. They will never forget the

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Washington County 4-H Members Celebrate National 4-H Week

Washington County 4-H Members Celebrate National 4-H Week Washington County youth are joining the more than 6 million 4-H members across the nation in celebration of National 4-H Week Oct. 1-7. “4-H’s learn by doing philosophy encourages youth to experiment, innovate, and think independently, said Liz Miller, University of Illinois Extension Program Coordinator. “4-H grows

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Faith Perspectives – October 4, 2017

Faith Perspectives – October 4, 2017 By Scott T. Sharp, Pastor First Baptist Church Nashville I don’t think it’s an exaggeration to say that the division which exists among the people of the United States is worse today than it’s been at any time since the Civil War, and it doesn’t seem to matter what

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Dry September

Dry September The month of September was a dry one, with just a little over one inch (1.14 inches)of precipitation falling for the entire month. Most of that rain came down on September 5, when 0.90 inches fell, and a tenth of an inch fell on both Sept. 13 and 18. There was 0.04 inches

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Community Calendar – October 4, 2017

Community Calendar – October 4, 2017 ACTIVITIES Thursday, October 5 Farmer’s Market, Around The Courthouse, 7-11 a.m. Washington County Health Department Seasonal Flu Clinic, Ashley Community Center (at the park), 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Washington County Health Department Seasonal Flu Clinic, Oakdale Senior Center, 1 to 2 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous, First Presbyterian Church, Nashville, 7:30

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It Happened Here – October 4, 2017

It Happened Here – October 4, 2017 Eighty Years Ago (1937) The annual list of County school teachers included: H. S. Winkler, Geneva B. Kugler and Marjorie Snow at Okawville High School; Rudolph Brink at New Minden; Frank J. Glenn and C. A. Stevenson at Oakdale High School; and Ina B. Setzekorn at Chapel Hill

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