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Letter: Diagnosis And Explanation: A Difficult Time For Cameron

Diagnosis And Explanation: A Difficult Time For Cameron To the Citizens of Washington County, The effects of my illness are such that, I now require my husband Robert’s assistance with all important matters. I trust and rely on him to speak on my behalf. My memory is failing and I can not express myself as

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Community Calendar – December 21, 2016

Community Calendar ACTIVITIES Thursday, December 22 Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon, First Presbyterian Church, Nashville, 7:30 p.m. Friday, December 23 Early Deadline for Dec. 28 Edition, 12 p.m., The Nashville News Christmas Break Movie for the Kids, “How The Grinch Stole Christmas”, Nashville Public Library, 1 p.m. Saturday, December 24 CHRISTMAS EVE Christmas Eve Reader’s Theater,

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Column: Sometimes Even Christmas Can Sting

Sometimes Even Christmas Can Sting Dear Readers: Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! It’s a wonderful time to be alive– family, friends and loved ones, hot cocoa, home-baked cookies, and presents – both giving and getting! But for many of us this can be a time of sadness, loneliness and loss. That can be part of

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Police Report – December 21, 2016

Police Report December 12 The Nashville Police Department took a report of phone harassment from the 300 block of W. St. Louis St. Officers took a report of a stolen license plate from the 400 block of W. Goodner St. Police responded to a two-vehicle traffic crash in the 300 block of E. Alton St.

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Sheriff Selects New Healthcare Provider For Detainees Of Washington County Jail

Sheriff Selects New Healthcare Provider For Detainees Of Washington County Jail Sheriff Danny J. Bradac is pleased to announce the institution of a new healthcare program at the Washington County Jail designed to raise the standard of inmate care while reducing waste, despite an economy where expenses keep increasing. The comprehensive program focuses on improving

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Sheriff’s Report – December 21, 2016

Sheriff’s Report December 18 James K. Hodge, 53 of Richview, was driving a 2010 Ford F-150 when it struck a deer on State Route 15 near Texas Road. No injuries were reported. A Washington County Deputy responded an area near State Route 127 and Pierce Road for a reported four-wheeler complaint. On December18, 2016 a

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Washington County Farm Bureau Honored At IFB Meeting

Gale Koelling, Mike Chwasczinski, Wayne Lintker, and Roger Greten were the Washington County Farm Bureau Delegates participating in the policy debate process during the resolutions process of the Illinois Farm Bureau Annual Meeting in Chicago. The Washington County Farm Bureau (CFB) was one of only five county Farm Bureaus to receive the Illinois Farm Bureau’s

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Lions Club Wishes Area Grade Schoolers A Merry Christmas

Nashville Primary School Principal Chuck Fairbanks gives movie passes to the State Theater out to students. Every year, the Nashville Lions Club purchases the tickets so that all of the students from Nashville District 49, Trinity–St. John School and St. Ann School get a little Christmas present from the Lions. They have done so again

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Hospital And Health Dept. To Host Annual Ladies Night Out Jan. 16

Washington County Hospital (WCH) and Washington County Health Department (WCHD) are excited to announce the upcoming Annual Ladies Night Out, “Ladies Be Well”. This event is scheduled for Monday, January 16 at the Original Springs Hotel in Okawville. The cost to attend this event is $16 and you are encouraged to reserve your seat with

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