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Former Centralia Superintendent Thomas Hawkins Hired As NCHS Interim Superintendent

Former Centralia Superintendent Thomas Hawkins Hired As NCHS Interim Superintendent At special meeting of the Nashville Community High School board of education on Monday, October 2, Thomas Hawkins from Centralia was hired as the district’s Interim Superintendent. Hawkins served as Superintendent of the Centralia City Schools District #135 from 2002-2009. After retirement he worked for

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Okawville School Board Holds Budget Hearing And Regular Monthly Meeting

Okawville School Board Holds Budget Hearing And Regular Monthly Meeting By Alex Johannes The West Washington County District #10 Board of Education met on the evening of September 28, for their budget hearing and regular monthly meeting. Budget Hearing The Board of Education was presented with the budget plans for the 2017-2018 school year by

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Letter: Sheriff’s Calendar Proceeds To Go Towards New D.A.R.E. Program

Letter: Sheriff’s Calendar Proceeds To Go Towards New D.A.R.E. Program This week, beginning Tuesday October 3, Mike Edwards of National Law Enforcement Press will be in Washington County putting together the Washington County Sheriff’s Office calendar. He will be visiting businesses throughout the county for a few days. Last year was a success and I

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Fall Festival 2017 Photo Gallery

Fall Festival 2017 Photo Gallery Pictures from the 37th annual Nashville Fall Festival, held Friday, September 29, and Saturday, September 30, 2017. Do you have pictures you took that you’d like to see here? Send them to The Nashville News at news@nashnews.net

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BCMW Community Services Announces 2018 LIHEAP and PIPP Assistance Programs

BCMW will begin making appointments for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) on Monday, October 2, 2017. Only households with persons 60 or over or households with someone who is currently receiving disability are eligible to receive an appointment at this time. Starting on November 1, 2017, households who are currently disconnected or

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Washington County Sheriff’s Department Receives Donation

Washington County Sheriff’s Department Receives Donation On September 22, 2017, the Kirchner Family of companies presented a check for $10,000 to the Washington County Sheriff’s Department. In presenting this check, Andy Kirchner stated, “It is our intention that his check can be used as Sponsorship towards the Washington County Sheriff’s Annual Calendar Program, as well

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Friends Of The Library Silent Auction

The Nashville Friends of the Library are holding their fall book sale this Thursday, Friday and Saturday, as they have in the past. New for this year is the Friends’ Silent Auction. Auction items are on display at the library and the auction runs from through the end of the fall book sale, at 2

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Painter, Atteberry Sentenced To Prison After Convictions

Painter, Atteberry Sentenced To Prison After Convictions The office of Washington County State’s Attorney Dan Bronke announced that they have had two offenders who were sentenced to the Department of Correction, Jail, following convictions. Painter Sabrina Painter, 39, of Columbus, N.C., was charged on July 6 in Case 2017-CF-43. On September 14, Painter pled guilty

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Police Report – September 27, 2017

Police Report – September 27, 2017 September 24 Officers responded to the 1500 block of S. Mill St. for an alarm. Police responded to N. Grand at W. St. Louis St. for a dog at large. Officers responded to the 700 block of W. Lebanon St. for a theft. Police responded to the 4000 block

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