Milestones

Washington County Sheriff’s Department Receives Donation

Washington County Sheriff’s Department Receives Donation On September 22, 2017, the Kirchner Family of companies presented a check for $10,000 to the Washington County Sheriff’s Department. In presenting this check, Andy Kirchner stated, “It is our intention that his check can be used as Sponsorship towards the Washington County Sheriff’s Annual Calendar Program, as well

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Spencer Family Cousins Hold Reunion In Nashville

Spencer Family Cousins Hold Reunion In Nashville On September 10, 2017 the cousins from the Spencer Family met at Nashville Memorial Park for their annual reunion. Those attending were Peggy (Spencer) Jones and Mandi Jones, Derek Jones, Brogan, and Brodey, Jonathon and Danielle Stambaugh, and Leland; Gerald F. and Ellen Spencer, Marie (Spencer) and Randy

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Nashville FFA Hosts Kickoff Cookout

Nashville FFA Hosts Kickoff Cookout By Alex Johannes, Chapter Reporter On August 28, Nashville FFA members gathered at the Nashville Memorial Park to kick off the new year! Everyone came together to meet and get to know other members while playing an assortment of small games such as football, wiffle ball, water balloon toss and

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Marie Moore Receives IRTA Grant

Marie Moore Receives IRTA Grant The Illinois Retired Teachers Association Foundation (IRTAF) awards a total of $36,500 in grant money to several public school educators (Pre-K through 12) statewide. IRTAF is affiliated with the Illinois Retired Teachers Association, a lobbying group for retired educators, with a current membership of over 37,000. On September 19, 2017,

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Nashville Middle School Band, Dance Team Take Part In Wheat Festival Parade

Nashville Middle School Band, Dance Team Take Part In Wheat Festival Parade Sunday, September 17, Nashville Middle School’s Band and Dance Team marched in Okawville Wheat Festival Parade. The students performed and danced to “Uptown Funk” under the direction of Amanda Pytlinski, Coach Kayla Hund, and Assistant Coach Kristin Stanley. The students did a fantastic

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Apple Picking Trip For Happy Days PreSchoolers

Apple Picking Trip For Happy Days PreSchoolers Both classes at Happy Days Preschool took a fine fall field trip on Friday, September 15, when they paid a visit to Schwartz Orchard in Centralia. The kids (and parents and teachers too) picked their own apples, played games, went through a maze and had a snack. Parents

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Wisely Wins Awards At Springfield Fair

Eric Wisely and Especially A Doll. The week of July 19, Eric Wisely of Oakdale, and his horse Especially A Doll, participated in the Illinois State Jr. Horse Show in Springfield. While representing the Oakdale Four Leaf Clovers 4-H club and Washington County 4H, he won the All Around High Point Award for ages 8

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