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District #49 Call Home, Friday November 17, 2017

The lost and found table in the primary school foyer is overflowing!! Please ask your child to stop by and claim belongings on Monday. Anything left on Tuesday, November 21st will be donated to the BCMW. There will be no school on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, November 22, 23, and 24 for Thanksgiving Break! The Primary School Christmas Program will take

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Nashville FFA Wins At Job Interview CDEs

Nashville FFA Wins At Job Interview CDEs By Alex Johannes, Chapter Reporter On October 18, members of the Nashville FFA Chapter attended the Section 21 Job Interview Career Development Event held at Nashville Community High School. This contest is designed to help members enhance their interviewing skills for obtaining agriculture jobs in the future. Members

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First Months In America: An Exchange Student’s Experiences

First Months In America: An Exchange Student’s Experiences By Alex Haglund Editor’s Note: The Nashville News first reported on Ukrainian exchange student Maksym Kuzhdin coming to Nashville as part of the PAX exchange program in early August. Later that month, we published a story by Kuzhdin talking about his first experiences here. Since that time,

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4-H’ers Learn Mindstorms Robots

4-H’ers Learn Mindstorms Robots 4‑H has a long history of supporting robotics programs through 4‑H clubs, after-school programs, camps and curriculum. Through robotics, 4‑H’ers learn teamwork, problem-solving, critical thinking, engineering and design. Hoyleton began their after school club in October with 23 youth participating. Participants are working together in small groups, following directions provided, to

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Poem: The Colors Of Our Pride

Poem: The Colors Of Our Pride By Rachael Dziaba Red, white and blue the colors of our pride The colors that adorn our veterans as they Come home; war-battered and broken With somber faces that only smile when They see everything they left behind Is there, waiting for them Red for the blood shed and

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Nashville C.C.S.D. #49 Superintendent’s Updates – November 8, 2017

Nashville C.C.S.D. #49 Superintendent’s Updates – November 8, 2017 By Michael Brink – Nashville #49 Superintendent mbrink@nashville49.org It is hard to believe that Thanksgiving and Christmas are right around the corner! The 2017-2018 school year is flying by and things are getting extremely busy here at school. Please find some important updates and reminders for

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Kaskaskia College Foundation Awards Ruth and Leo Barczewski Scholarship

Kaskaskia College Foundation Awards Ruth and Leo Barczewski Scholarship Kaskaskia College is proud to announce that Jonathan Barker of Nashville has been named the recipient of the Ruth and Leo Barczewski Scholarship awarded through the Kaskaskia College Foundation. Jonathan is a 2016 graduate of Nashville High School and is a sophomore pursuing a Associate in

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Class Of 1962 Holds Reunion

Class Of 1962 Holds Reunion The Class of 1962’s 55th reunion was held at the basement of the American Legion in Nashville on September 23, 2017 with a social hour followed by a buffet supper catered by Buretta’s. Dessert was homemade pie and cupcakes made by Dorothy Melching. Visiting and picture taking followed with an

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Kaskaskia College Foundation Awards Barkau Fine Arts Scholarship

Kaskaskia College Foundation Awards Barkau Fine Arts Scholarship The Kaskaskia College Foundation recently awarded Nicole Meyer of Okawville the Deborah Barkau Fine Arts Scholarship. Nicole is a 2017 graduate of Okawville High School and is pursuing a degree in Accounting. She is the daughter of Tim and Sherry Meyer.

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