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Okawville High School Places First In Academic Challenge Competition

Pictured are the participating Okawville students. First row – Kathryn Lohman, Megan Hettenhausen, Emily Bening, Erin Klasing, Tiffany Thompson. Standing is Payton Riechmann, Daniel Jansen, Ashley Langenstein, Ethan Eckert, Ryan Bechtoldt, Russell Rodely, Audrey Jansen, Kole Jackson. The Annual Academic Challenge was held at Kaskaskia College on February 8. Fifteen district high schools were in

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Ashley Grade School January Students Of The Month

The Ashley Grade School January Students of the Month are: Front Row (Left to Right) – Caylyn Beshears (4th Grade), Gracie Geimer (Kindergarten), Hunter Johner (1st Grade) and Cassie Hirsch (2nd Grade). Back Row (Left to Right) – Tatyana Prince (8th Grade), Makayla Barczewski (3rd Grade), Summer Klein (5th Grade), Makenzy Pedtke (6th Grade) and

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Eggstravaganza Raises Funds For School

Proceeds from the Oakdale Eggstavaganza are allocated to local schools and charitable organizations.  Here, Oakdale Grade School Superintendent Charlie Peterson receives a check from Mary Cotton to help pay for the new roof at the school.  We look forward to seeing you at the 25th Eggstravaganza on March 25.

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DuBois Polishfest Is Sunday

Barb Rabbitt (618) 787-7305 This weekend is our 24th Annual Polishfest. Once again, I’m going to list the schedule of events for Sunday, March 4. The Antique Tractor Show is at 9:00 am at the KC Hall. There will be a Polka Mass at 10:00 at St. Charles Catholic Church. Music is by the Polka

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Eagle’s Flight

Adele Moore and Rachael Heaton remove a bald eagle from a pet carrier. The eagle was being released back into the wild after being rehabilitated. By Alex Haglund The crowd at the ball fields in New Minden was not deterred by the gray, rainy weather on Saturday morning. Those present were out to see something

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Addieville – February 21, 2018

Darlene Ostendorf (618) 424-7779 Lenten Bible study on Wednesday nights at 7 PM at Zion UCC. Zion’s annual Drawdown will be March 24 at the Addieville Community Club. Contact Kay Gaebe or Dewey Groennert about tickets or donations. Pastor Bill Groennert remembers attending Lenten worship services when he was a kid and afterwards his parents

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Hoyleton – February 21, 2018

Patricia Rensing rensing1@hotmail.com Sunday, February 25 is the annual Fried and Smoked Chicken Dinner at the Hoyleton Community Club. Please see our ad in this week’s Nashville News. A delicious meal is served for $10 for an adult; Children 4-12 eat for $5.00 – 3 and under are free. Your meal includes your drink and

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First Fry!

Lent began last week on Wednesday, February 14, and Friday was the first of this season’s fish frys put on by the Nashville Knights of Columbus. The KC fish fry will be held every Friday afternoon/evening at the St. Ann School Cafeteria from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Serving customers headed through the line were, FROM

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Rocking The Need – Hoyleton News

Hoyleton Board Chair Dale Feidler and Deb Holle. Deb was the lucky winner of 2 all inclusive St. Louis Blues’ tickets for the Alumni Suite on Blues Alumni Night. Rocking The Need Hoyleton News – February 14, 2018 Patricia Rensing rensing1@hotmail.com Ron and Deb Holle and Steve and Pat Rensing attended ‘Rock the Need” at

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