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“Chasing The Dragon” To Be Presented At NCHS On Jan. 30

The film “Chasing The Dragon: The Life Of An Opiate Addict” will be shown at NCHS on Tuesday, Jan. 30, and will be followed by an expert panel discussion. “Chasing The Dragon” To Be Presented At Nashville Community High School On January 30 By Alex Haglund The phrase “Chasing the Dragon” is used to describe

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Sheriff’s Report – January 24, 2018

Sheriff’s Report – January 24, 2018 January 20 A Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy was called to a residence in rural Nashville, IL, along with Washington County EMS. A Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy assisted a motorist in rural Irvington, IL. The Hoyleton Fire Department, Washington County Ambulance Service, and Washington County Sheriff’s Office responded to a

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Police Report – January 24, 2018

Police Report – January 24, 2018 January 15 The Nashville Police Department responded to the 17800 block of Exchange Ave. for an alarm. Officers responded to the 500 block of W. Elm St. for a suicidal subject. January 16 Police responded to St. Rt. 127 near I-64 for a motorist assist. January 17 Officers responded

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Campbell Sentenced January 11

Collin Campbell, 32, of Alton. Campbell Sentenced January 11 Collin Campbell, 32, of Alton, was charged with Driving While License Revoked (Subsequent), a Class 4 Felony, in March, 2017. On January 11, Campbell pled guilty to the charge and was sentence to one year in the Illinois Dept of Corrections, followed by a one year

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Arnold Sentenced January 18

Bryan Arnold, 28, of Delavan. Arnold Sentenced January 18 Bryan Arnold, 28, of Delavan, was originally charged with Unlawful Possession of a Stolen Vehicle, a Class 2 Felony. On October 19, 2017, Arnold was placed in the Offender Initiative Program for a period of 24 months. On January 18, 2018, the Offender Initiative Program was

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Farm Bureau Holds 91st Annual Meeting

Farm Bureau Holds 91st Annual Meeting By Alex Johannes The Washington County Farm Bureau (CFB) held their annual meeting on the evening of January 18 at the Community Club Building in Okawville. 211 guests were in attendance at the 91st Washington County Farm Bureau Meeting. During the business meeting, President Gale Koelling recognized Alfred Meyer

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Felonies, Misdemeanors And Seizures – 2017 State’s Attorney’s Report

Felonies, Misdemeanors And Seizures – 2017 State’s Attorney’s Report By Alex Haglund Washington County State’s Attorney Daniel Bronke gave a report to the Washington county Board on how the year of 2017 shaped up for him and his department. Bronke reported that for 2017, the office of the Washington County State’s Attorney handled: • Seven

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