Milestones

2017 Carol Renth Memorial Tournament Champions

ABOVE, Hittin’it 2017 Carol Renth Memorial Softball Tournament Champions. It was the fifteenth year of the tournament. First Row: Taylor Ratermann, Wanda Strunhart, Dori Neighbors, Dylann Netemeyer, Laci Kempfer and Whitney Netemeyer. Second Row: Keith Kelly, Logan Zimmermann, Doug & Emmy Netemeyer, Andrew VanNatta and Adam Brammeier. Not Pictured: Shayne Kempfer and Laura Wuebbels. BELOW,

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Nashville Native Serves With U.S. Navy Half A World Away In Japan

Petty Officer 3rd Class Anah Kotila. Photo by Senior Chief Petty Officer Gary Ward A 2014 Owensville High School in Owensville, Missouri graduate and Nashville, Illinois native is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard USS Blue Ridge. Petty Officer 3rd Class Anah Kotila is an operations specialist aboard the forward-deployed amphibious command ship operating out

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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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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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Nashville Firefighters Hold BBQ Chicken Dinner Fundraiser

Sunday morning and afternoon, the Nashville Firemen’s Association held their annual BBQ chicken dinner at the Nashville American Legion Hall. Serving in the carry-out line were, FROM LEFT, Allen Stein, Scott Bockhorn, Ella Jones, Shon Loquasto, Ric Jones and Faith Frerker.

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Nashville Assembly Of God Welcomes New Pastor Matt Craft

Tammy and Pastor Matt Craft of Nashville Assembly of God The congregation, of Nashville Assembly of God, would like to invite you to a meet and greet. Come join us on September 24, 2017 to welcome our new pastor, Matt and his wife Tammy, to Nashville. Matt and Tammy Craft are from Advance, Mo., they

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Trinity Lutheran – Hoyleton Hosts Reverend Kotila For September 17 Service

Sunday, September 17, 2017, Trinity Lutheran Church in Hoyleton, celebrates the Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost and the seventh special service in observance of the 150th Anniversary of Trinity. The congregation welcomes Reverend Aaron P. Kotila, who previously served as Trinity’s first vicar, as the guest preacher for the 9:30 AM service. Reverend Nathan Wollenberg, Trinity’s

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Haakes Celebrate 60th Wedding Anniversary

Marvin and Lorraine(Maschhoff) Haake were married September 21, 1957 by the Reverend P. F. Harre at Trinity Lutheran Church in Hoyleton. The couple has three children, daughter Karen Guenther and husband Gregory of Valley Park, Mo., daughter Dr. JoEllyn McMillan and husband David of Omaha, Neb., and son Neil Haake and wife Linda of Hoyleton,

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