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Sheriff’s Report – November 15, 2017

Sheriff’s Report – November 15, 2017 November 11 The Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two vehicle crash which occurred on State Route 127 near Fillmore Road. A vehicle driven by Natalie N. Dudek, 20, of Pinckneyville, failed to reduce speed and struck a vehicle pulling a trailer driven by Eugene Lamczyk, 40, of

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Police Report – November 15, 2017

Police Report – November 15, 2017 November 6 The Nashville Police Department Responded to the 100 block of S. Washington St. for recovered property. Officers responded to the 200 block of N. Mill St. for a theft from vehicle. Police responded to Casey’s for a gas drive-off. Officers responded to the 1500 block of S.

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First Months In America: An Exchange Student’s Experiences

First Months In America: An Exchange Student’s Experiences By Alex Haglund Editor’s Note: The Nashville News first reported on Ukrainian exchange student Maksym Kuzhdin coming to Nashville as part of the PAX exchange program in early August. Later that month, we published a story by Kuzhdin talking about his first experiences here. Since that time,

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More Families Sought For History Book, Deadline Now January 30

More Families Sought For History Book, Deadline Now January 30 The Washington County History Book Committee would like to remind current and former residents that the deadline for submitting their families’ histories and photos for inclusion in the upcoming book family history book is January 30. “It’s very important that all families of the county

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Community Thanksgiving Service Sunday

Community Thanksgiving Service Sunday The annual Community Thanksgiving Service, sponsored by the Washington county Ministerial Alliance, will be held at Nashville Assembly of God. The evening gets started off at 6:30 p.m., when the “traditional Old Time Southern Gospel Sing-Along” starts. The service itself will begin following that, at 7 p.m. Refreshments and fellowship will

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Community Calendar – November 15, 2017

Community Calendar – November 15, 2017 ACTIVITIES Wednesday, November 15 Second Installment, Real Estate Taxes Due, County Treasurer’s Office Blood Pressure and Blood Sugar Screenings, Okawville Senior Center, 11am CPR Class, Ashley Public Library, 5 p.m. Thursday, November 16 Farmer’s Market, Around The Courthouse, 7-11 a.m. Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon, First Presbyterian Church, Nashville, 7:30

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Police Report – November 8, 2017

Police Report – November 8, 2017 October 30 The Nashville Police Department responded to the 900 block of W. St. Louis St. for trespassing. Officers responded to the 400 block of E. Belleville St. for a 911 hang-up call. Police responded to the 100 block of E. Scott St. for a 911 hang-up call. Officers

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City Of Nashville Hires Two New Employees

City Of Nashville Hires Two New Employees By Alex Haglund The City of Nashville announced two new hires at their first meeting of the month, held on the evening of Thursday, November 2. The first hire was a full time administrative assistant, Nashville resident, Taylor Kesel, who will be working at both the Nashville Police

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Multiple Fatalities Following Traffic Crash On IL-15 West of Nashville

Multiple Fatalities Following Traffic Crash On IL-15 West of Nashville The Nashville News received the following Press Release from the office of Washington County Coroner Mark Styninger: At 4:36 p.m. on Wednesday, November 1st, our office was dispatched to the scene of a multiple fatality traffic crash on Illinois State Route 15 near Madison Road,

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HCE Craft Program For Barn Painting

HCE Craft Program For Barn Painting Washington County HCE is hosting a craft program located at Irvington Community Building, 206 Huron Street in Irvington, IL on January 23, 2018 from noon till 3pm. Supplies will be available to paint barn quilts and door hangers. The cost will be $40.00 for a 2 ft x 2

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