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Amy Center Satellite Office Opens In Nashville

Amy Center Satellite Office Opens In Nashville The Amy Schulz Child Advocacy Center was founded in 1990 by Dennis Schulz in memory of his daughter Amy. Amy was abducted, sexually assaulted and murdered. Since then, the center has provided children who are victims of abuse, both physical and sexual services that include case management, counseling

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Dalman’s Disposal Contract Approved By Village Of Okawville

Dalman’s Disposal Contract Approved By Village Of Okawville By Alex Johannes The Okawville Village Board met on the evening of Monday, November 27, 2017 for their regular monthly meeting. Garbage Collection After the board members’ concern at last month’s meeting of the new trash collection contract from Republic Services, the board approved to hire Dalman’s

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Beginning Illinois’ Bicentennial

Beginning Illinois’ Bicentennial By Alex Haglund Illinois, The Land of Lincoln, was founded 199 years ago, December 3, 1818. Of course, it wasn’t actually called The Land of Lincoln then, because the future president was only nine years old and was still living in Kentucky at that point. Nevertheless, Illinois is coming up on 200

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Police Report – November 29, 2017

Police Report – November 29, 2017 November 21 The Nashville Police Department responded to the 400 block of E. Lebanon St. to assist a parole agent. November 22 Officers responded to Holzhauer’s for a suspicious vehicle. Police responded to St. Rt. 127 at Connecticut Rd. for a motorist assist. Officers responded to the 600 block

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Sheriff’s Report – November 29, 2017

Sheriff’s Report – November 29, 2017 November 26 A Washington County Sheriff’s Deputy responded to a business in Ashley, IL for a report of suspicious activity. A Washington County Deputy responded to Irvington for a report of suspicious activity. A Washington County Deputy responded to Irvington Illinois and completed a welfare check. A Washington County

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Styninger Promoted To Lieutenant At Police Department

Styninger Promoted To Lieutenant At Police Department By Alex Haglund The Nashville City Council’s second meeting for November, rescheduled from Thursday, November 16 to Monday, November 20, was a very short one, lasting for around seven minutes all told. While there was no business for the council to vote on for the Police Committee, “we

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Lions Club Lights Up Nashville Streets

Lions Club Lights Up Nashville Streets By Alex Haglund While many were still in their bed, sleeping off the previous day’s food-coma, a number of volunteers from the Nashville Lions Club made an early start of it on Friday, November 24, the day after Thanksgiving, in order to hang Christmas lights and decorations around town.

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American Girls Club At Nashville Public Library

American Girls Club At Nashville Public Library The Friends of the Library sponsor an American Girls Club on the first Saturday of each month. The next one will be Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 10:30 am. The name of the American Girl is Rebecca Rubin. A book will be read, activities where you will make

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NCHS Board Approves Levy

NCHS Board Approves Levy By Alex Haglund At the November meeting of the Nashville Community High School District Board, held on the evening of Monday, November 20, the board approved the adoption of the 2017, payable 2018 tax levy certificate. The levy is for $2,620,812, based on an estimated Equalized Assessed Value for property in

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