Milestones

McKendree University Dean’s List And President’s List Announced

Local students were named to the Dean’s List at McKendree University for the Fall 2016 semester. Making the Dean’s List was, Jessica Heggemeier, of Nashville, Abbi Liske, of Ashley, Bryce Paszkiewicz, of Nashville, and Gage Simmons, of Nashville. In order to qualify for the Dean’s List students had to earn a grade point average of

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Fortag Named To Central Methodist Dean’s List

Central Methodist University student Nick Fortag, a Computer Science major from Ashley, Ill., has been named to the CMU Dean’s List for the Fall 2016 semester. To make the list, students must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.50 or above for the semester, among other criteria, according to CMU Provost and Dean of

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SIUE Fall 2016 Dean’s List

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville has announced the names of students qualifying for the Dean’s List for fall 2016. To qualify, a student must maintain a grade-point average of 3.5 or better and have 12 hours calculated (B is equivalent to 3.0; A to 4.0). Washington County Students on the Dean’s List include: Alexia Castic, DuBois;

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Okawville FFA Chapter Receives Pioneer Grant

After learning of the Pioneer Grant from local pioneer local Pioneer Sales Professional Kristi Droste, the Okawville FFA Chapter took the initiative to fill out the grant for their greenhouse. This $1,000 grant will be used to help buy fertilizer and items needed for the newly built greenhouse. Pioneer also donated $1,000 to the Nashville

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Kasten Breaks School Record

Paige Kasten dribbles down court during the Hornettes win over the Triad Lady Knights on January 19. By Brent Huelsmann After entering the Highland Tournament just six three pointers shy of breaking the Nashville High School school record for three pointers made in a season, Paige Kasten was able to break the record in her

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Harre Honored At Halftime

NCHS Athletic Director Wayne Harre was honored during halftime of the Hornets loss to Teutopolis on Friday January 20. Harre will be inducted in to the IBCA Hall of Fame on May 6. In 15 seasons as the girls basketball coach at Nashville High School, Harre compiled a record of 412-78, won 15 conference championships,

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Nashville FFA Holds Donate For Donuts Contest

FROM LEFT, Johnna Bergmann, Mason Niedbalski, Andrew Bierman, Cody Keifer, Cade Krueger, Brendon Schettler, Joe Liggett, Derek Fullerton, Neil Kachuba, John Kwiatkowski, Bri Cobb, Abby Lowry, and Sarah Kozuszek. By Alex Johannes, Chapter Reporter Recently, the Nashville FFA Chapter hosted a school-wide campaign called Donate for Donuts which provides the people at the local Women’s

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Schnitker Honored At Halftime

Hornets Junior Brandon Schnitker was honored during halftime, of the Nashville Hornets victory over Greenville on Tuesday January 10 after being named All-State for Cross Country this past season. Schnitker finished 14th overall at the Class 1A State Cross Country Meet

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