Milestones

Relay For Life 2017: Keep The Money Local

By Rebecca Ruehl     The Washington County Relay for Life is slated for Saturday, June 24 at the Okawville Community Center. Please visit www.relayforlife.org to register or to join a team. Our family has had a team since the first year of Relay (1998.) Our daughter was a new survivor and it was an easy

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Historical Society Presents Plaque To St. Michael The Archangel Church Of Radom

At the Washington County Historical Society’s annual dinner, held on Thursday, April 27, at the Oakdale Country Kitchen, the Historical Society presented a plaque to St. Michael the Archangel Church in Radom, recognizing the church’s historical significance in the county. The plaque states that the parish was founded in 1873, the first church was built

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Veggie Voltage

    Upper grade students from Trinity Lutheran School in Hoyleton presented their projects at the science fair in the Activity Center on March 2. Each of the 16 students were also shown in a video in which they explained their hypothesis, procedures, and results.  Class projects from classrooms kindergarten through grade 6 were also displayed. 

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Not His First Time In Nashville – KMOV “Storm Mode” Show Comes To NCHS

     Chief Meteorologist Steve Templeton quizzes the crowd during the KMOV Storm Mode Tour stop at Nashville Community High School on Thursday, February 23. Templeton’s connection to Nashville comes through his wife, Rebecca  Templeton, formerly Miller, and her family. While speaking with the crowd, he even came across a man with the last name

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85th Birthday Celebration Planned For Esther Sprehe

    An 85th birthday celebration is being held for Mrs. Esther Sprehe.     Friends and guests are invited to attend the open house gathering on Sunday, March 12, from 2 to 4 p.m., at the New Minden Community Club Building.     No gifts, please.

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Beckmeyers Celebrating 70 Years Of Marriage

Roland and Merle (Byars) Beckmeyer of Hoyleton will be celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary on Wednesday, February 22. They were married at the First Baptist Church in Centralia by Reverend Louis W. Bean.  Phyllis (Maddox) Logan was Matron of Honor and Leonard Weber was best man. The couple met while attending Centralia High School.  Merle

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