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“Super Science Engineering” Class Held At KC Nashville Education Center

Students who enrolled in the course. Maddox Ritzel, Nashville; Kolby Suedmeyer, Nashville, Jaylen Jones, Nashville, Zisheng Wen, Okawville, Austin Downey, Greenville; Dylan Hicks, Nashville and Instructor Erica Hicks. A “Super Science Engineering” class was held at the KC Nashville Education Center. The class concluded the Summer KICK classes at Nashville. This class covered such topics

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Kaskaskia College Hosts Health Careers Camp

Those attending were Alexis Enke (Centralia), Dakota Korzenewski (Centralia), Reagan Castleman (Centralia), Hunter Lurkins (Centralia), Selina Reynolds (Nashville), Tanner Kinkel (Greenville), Hope Payne (Greenville), Brandon King (Greenville), and Amy Troutt, Director of Student Engagement for Kaskaskia College. Several students from the Kaskaskia College District attended the Health Careers Camp. The camp was open to anyone

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August 21 Eclipse Update

The Eclipse’s totality, when the sun is completely blocked by the moon and only the solar corona is visible, should be able to be seen in southern Washington County at around 1:20 p.m., Monday, August 21. (Photo from Nasa.gov, Image S. Habbal, M. Druckmüller and P. Aniol) By Alex Haglund The Nashville News has received

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Optometrist Sends Letter To School Officials Urging Eclipse Caution

Dear School Administrators: I know many of you, but for those I may not have met, my name is Dr. Joshua Wilson. I am the owner of Advanced Vision Care in Nashville and Belleville. As you can imagine, with the solar eclipse getting near, I have been getting numerous questions regarding the viewing of this

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New Year – NCHS Superintendent’s Notes– August 9, 2017

By Ernie Fowler – Nashville CHSD #99 efowler@nashville-k12.org The 2017-18 school year is set to blast off this Friday with our first teacher’s institute of the school year. As I get older, it seems time flies by. The summer has always seemed to go quickly as we close out one school year then begin the

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Nashville FFA Members Attend Communications Summit

By Alex Johannes, Chapter Reporter Nashville FFA chapter members, Alex Johannes and Madison Schuette attended the annual Agricultural Communications Summit at the Wyndam Hotel on June 12, 2017. This summit is an activity of the Illinois Association FFA and made possible by GROWMARK, Inc. Invited were FFA members from across the state of Illinois, as

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NCHS Hires New Principal, Mark Begando

New NCHS Principal Mark Begando. By Alex Haglund The Nashville Community High School Board held a special meeting on Monday, August 7, regarding personnel. Specifically, the meeting was to interview and vote on hiring a new principal for NCHS. Following a closed session, the board voted to hire Mark Begando as the new NCHS principal.

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HERO Trailer Comes To NCHS On Registration Day

Trailer Has Mock Up Of Teen Bedroom, Organization Seeks To Show Parents Warning Signs Of Drug Abuse The “Hidden In Plain Sight” trailer, ABOVE, from HERO (Heroin Epidemic Relief Organization) was parked at NCHS during registration day, August 8, 2017. By Alex Haglund There are bags on the desk – one is (made to look

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Nashville Middle School Band Camp

Nashville Middle School’s sixth through eighth grade Band students participated at NMS Band Camp Wednesday, July 26, through Friday, July 28.  Camp was focused on studying their parade song and marching techniques. The band made great progress at camp and is excited to march in their upcoming parades! Be on the lookout for the NMS

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