Milestones

Ryterski Family Holds 10th Annual Reunion In St. Louis

John and Pauline Ryterski. The 10th annual reunion of the descendants of John and Pauline Ryterski of Todds Mill was held on Sunday, November 5, 2017.  It was held at Crusoe’s Restaurant in St. Louis. The families enjoyed a buffet of toasted ravioli, pizza, wings, and salad followed by white cake with cheesecake filling for

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Buretta And Pranga Wed

Lacy Jo Pranga and James Robert Buretta were united in marriage April 29, 2017 during a 12:30 p.m. ceremony at St. Michael Catholic Church in Radom.  Father Oliver Newachukwa officiated the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Van Pranga and Donna Jones of Ashley, and granddaughter of Mary Lou Morgan and of the Late

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Harre And Haertling Marry

Chelsea Harre and Braedon Haertling were united in marriage October 14, 2017 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Nashville. A reception followed at Hidden Lake Winery in Aviston. Chelsea is the daughter of Curtis and Jodi Harre of Nashville and Braedon is the son of David and Donna Haertling of Nashville. They currently reside in Lexington,

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Finke Receives Award

Finke Receives Award By Brent Huelsmann Nashville Middle School Athletic Director Jason Finke received the SIJHSAA Rick Franklin Coaching Longevity Award. The award is named after Rick Franklin, who coached eighth grade basketball, baseball, track, and cross country at Olney Jr. High where he won over 500 games in basketball and several conference and regional

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What Do Kids From Nashville Want From Santa?

What Do Kids From Nashville Want From Santa? It’s a joyous time of year, and nowhere is that as apparent than in the hearts and minds of children. This week’s edition of The Nashville News features letters to Santa written by children from schools all around Washington County. The Santa Letters are on pages A4-A7

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Kaskaskia College Foundation Awards Farmers State Bank Scholarship

Kaskaskia College Foundation Awards Farmers State Bank Scholarship Kaskaskia College is proud to announce that Benjamin Koopmann of Carlyle and Derek Fullerton of Nashville have been named the recipients of the Farmers State Bank Scholarship awarded through the Kaskaskia College Foundation. Benjamin is a 2017 graduate of Carlyle High School and is pursuing an Associate

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November 19, 2017 Chicken and Dumpling Dinner Raffle Winners

November 19, 2017 Chicken and Dumpling Dinner Raffle Winners 1. Queen size quilt donated by Albert and Mary Ann Ryterski won by Janet Harris of Tamaroa. 2. Emergency/Safety Items donated by Jeanette Pedtke won by Mary Springer of Cleveland, TX 3. Surprise donated by Mark and Michelle Gill won by Lionel Ryterski of Carbondale. 4.

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2018 Illinois State Scholars Named

2018 Illinois State Scholars Named The Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) is pleased to announce the names of the 2018-19 Illinois State Scholars. These outstanding honorees represent some of Illinois’ best and brightest, and join the other top Illinois high school students honored with the prestigious designation since it was introduced in 1958. The 2018-19

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NCHS Choir, Band Musicians Head To ILMEA Festival

NCHS Choir, Band Musicians Head To ILMEA Festival The district 6 ILMEA Band/Choir/Orchestra Festival was held on November 18 at Shryock Auditorium on the campus of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. Students were chosen after auditioning for the opportunity in October. Chosen for the choir was Evan Anderson, Jake Haley, Amy Harris, Austin Schorfheide, and

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