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Police Report – September 20, 2017

Police Report – September 20, 2017 September 11 The Nashville Police Department responded to the 100 block of E. Lebanon St. for suspicious activity. Officers responded to the 11700 block of St. Rt. 127 for a suspicious person. Police responded to the 800 block of N. Depot St. for a theft. Officers responded to the

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Above And Beyond – Chamber Recognizes Ruehl

The Nashville Chamber recognized Rebecca Ruehl, ABOVE, LEFT, with Chamber President Tom Speedie, presenting her with the first of their “Above and Beyond” award, for her help in organizing the “Stock The Trailer For Texas” effort for Hurricane Harvey relief. There is a letter from Ruehl and her relief effort co-organizer, Colleen Callan, published on

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County Board Approves Ambulance Fee Increase

By Alex Haglund The Washington County Board approved ambulance rate changes which were proposed by board member Victor Shubert, who worked on the changes with Washington County Ambulance Department Administrator John Felchlia. The changes were presented to the board at the meeting held on Tuesday, September 12. The fee changes were based on a weighted

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2017 Okawville Wheat Festival Parade

ABOVE, TINY DANCERS, girls from Sonya’s Gotta Dance Studio of Nashville marched, danced and cheered their way along the parade route Sunday. BELOW, a “Shrek” themed float led the NCHS Marching Hornets through the parade. “Shrek – The Musical” will be a production of the NCHS Drama Department, with 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday show

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Kozuszek Wins Essay Contest

Essay Competition Winner Talanie Kozuszek. Each school year, the Catholic Daughters of Americas sponsor an Education Contest for middle school students in Catholic schools. The local chapter, Court of Our Lady of Lourdes #1790, oversees the contest in our area. St. Ann Catholic School teacher Mrs. Marsha Holzhauer uses the contest as a learning tool

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Sheriff’s Department K-9 Marley Dies Following Accident With ATV

On Tuesday, September 5 Washington County K-9 Marley was injured in an unfortunate accident. Marley escaped the control of her handler Deputy Tommy Moss and chased an ATV which ultimately struck her. The incident occurred near Deputy Moss’ residence while both were off duty. Immediately following the accident Deputy Moss transported Marley to meet with

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Golf Course Celebrates 50th Anniversary

On Saturday, September 9, the Nashville Municipal Golf Course celebrated the 50th anniversary of its opening day in 1967. Golfers, including some of those who were there on Day One, took to the course this Saturday morning to celebrate the occasion and to play a round. Those present include, FROM LEFT, Lloyd Karmeier, Richard Ruggles,

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Marching Hornets Compete At Metro East Classic

The Marching Hornets were in action on Saturday, September 9 in O’Fallon at the 37th annual Metro East Marching Classic at O’Fallon High School. This marching competition draws schools from all over the greater St. Louis area and had schools from as far away as Decatur Illinois. The Marching Hornets have been marching in this

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