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A Billion Steps By April?

A Billion Steps By April? The American Public Health Association’s 1 Billion Steps Challenge makes it easy and fun to promote good health and physical activity in our community. You can organize a walking team in your neighborhood, your workplace, your congregation, with friends, or just join as an individual. No matter how big or

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NCHS FFA Alumni Pork Steak Dinner Coming Up January 27

NCHS FFA Alumni Pork Steak Dinner Coming Up January 27 The Nashville FFA Alumni are hosting their annual fundraiser for the FFA Chapter, the always-delicious pork steak dinner. The event is coming up on Saturday, January 27, from 3 to 7:30 p.m., and will be held in the NCHS Cafeteria. Tickets are $10 a person,

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Felonies, Misdemeanors And Seizures – 2017 State’s Attorney’s Report

Felonies, Misdemeanors And Seizures – 2017 State’s Attorney’s Report By Alex Haglund Washington County State’s Attorney Daniel Bronke gave a report to the Washington county Board on how the year of 2017 shaped up for him and his department. Bronke reported that for 2017, the office of the Washington County State’s Attorney handled: • Seven

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Firefighters Battle Blaze In Box Truck

Firefighters Battle Blaze In Box Truck The Addieville, Hoyleton and Nashville Fire Departments responded to a truck on fire outside of Brown Brothers Produce along IL 127 on the afternoon of Friday, January 12, braving frigid conditions to put the fire out. Along with the fire fighters, the Washington County Ambulance Department, Sheriff’s Department and

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Washington County Sheriff’s Report – January 10, 2018

Washington County Sheriff’s Report – January 10, 2018 January 8 A Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy responded to rural Hoyleton, IL for a report of a single vehicle accident. Driver of the vehicle was identified as Michael L. Abernathy, 47, of Hoffman, IL. Michael’s vehicle struck a guard rail when his vehicle lost control, due to

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Three Sentenced To Jail In December

Three Sentenced To Jail In December The office of Washington County State’s Attorney Dan Bronke announced that in the month of December, three offenders were sentenced to time in jail with the Illinois Department of Corrections. Justin Reinkensmeier, 32, of Nashville, was charged with possession of a controlled substance, a class four felony, on August

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91st Annual Washington County Farm Bureau Meeting To Be Held January 18

91st Annual Washington County Farm Bureau Meeting To Be Held January 18 The Washington County Farm Bureau will be hosting their 91st Annual Meeting on Thursday, January 18, at the Okawville Community Club Building. The evening begins with a meal at 6:30 P.M., followed by a brief business meeting and keynote speaker. Following the business

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