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“Twin Cities” To Premiere April 4, In Poland

Piotr Kołodziejczyk, the owner of Radom Television, of Radom, Poland, made an announcement that last year, they recorded footage for the film “Twin Cities” which compares Radom and DuBois, Ill., and profiles them for viewers in Poland. Kołodziejczyk stated that “Twin Cities” will be premiering on Polish Radio at the Helios Cinema on April 4,

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DuBois Polishfest Parade 2018 Photo Gallery

Every year, the Sunday just before Casimir Pulaski Day is a special one in the small town of DuBois in eastern Washington County. That first Sunday of March is when Polishfest is held, an annual tradition featuring a lots of good music, company, food and drinks. At 1 p.m., there is annual Polishfest parade, and

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Tractor Driving Day For FFA Week

February 17-24 was FFA Week. There were plenty of activities for NCHS FFA students to do – games, dress up days, a barbecue, and, on Thursday, February 22, Tractor Driving Day! FFA students drove their tractors to school and later in the day, awards were given out, including Cleanest Tractor – Cade Hoffman; Oldest Tractor

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DuBois Polishfest Is Sunday

Barb Rabbitt (618) 787-7305 This weekend is our 24th Annual Polishfest. Once again, I’m going to list the schedule of events for Sunday, March 4. The Antique Tractor Show is at 9:00 am at the KC Hall. There will be a Polka Mass at 10:00 at St. Charles Catholic Church. Music is by the Polka

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Eagle’s Flight

Adele Moore and Rachael Heaton remove a bald eagle from a pet carrier. The eagle was being released back into the wild after being rehabilitated. By Alex Haglund The crowd at the ball fields in New Minden was not deterred by the gray, rainy weather on Saturday morning. Those present were out to see something

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NCHS Hires Brad Turner As New Superintendent

The NCHS Board approved the hiring of Brad Turner as the new District Superintendent at their meeting on Monday, February 26. By Alex Haglund Brad Turner was hired as Nashville Community High School Superintendent by the school board at the end of their regular February meeting, held on Monday, February 26. “It seems like a

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“The Dulcimer Guy” To Play At Nashville Public Library

Mike Anderson, “The Dulcimer Guy” will be playing music and talking about The Civil War at the Nashville Public Library on Tuesday, February 27, at 6:30 p.m. Mike Anderson, “The Dulcimer Guy”, of Jacksonville, Ill., will be making an appearance at The Nashville Public Library at 6:30 p.m., on Tuesday, February 27. Anderson will be

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Busy Night At District 49

Thursday night, February 15 was a hopping evening at Nashville District 49. Along with student teacher conferences and a volleyball match against Trico, the school also hosted the Junior High Social Studies Fair, ABOVE, which included Geography projects by sixth graders and digital history projects by eighth graders, as well as trivia matches on Cahoots.

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Tom’s Grocery Store To Close In Nashville

Norrenberns Foods announced that they intend to shut down their Tom’s Grocery stores in Nashville and Freeburg. By Alex Haglund Norrenberns Foods announced last week that they mean to close their Tom’s grocery stores in both Nashville and Freeburg. Following news of the closure of the Freeburg store, the company madea s statement that the

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