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Kozuszek Wins Awards At “Art On The Square”

Mikala Kozuszek with “Grandpa Emory” and her awards. At the “Art on the Square” High School Art Competition, NCHS Senior Mikala Kozuszek received four awards for her 18×24 graphite pencil drawing titled “Grandpa Emory.” She received an Award of Excellence, Art on the Square Committee Award, People’s Choice Award, and a Lindenwood University Artist’s Choice

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Making An Impact – For The Better

FROM LEFT, Fr. Andy Knopik, St. Ann Church; Connie Barre, Assistant Director of the Catholic Ministry to Sick and Aged of Southern Illinois, who presented three Sr. Leona Service Awards to, St. Ann School Teacher Janice Gaubatz; the 7th and 8th grade classes, represented by Tommy Herzog; and the 5th and 6th grade classes, represented

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Nashville Horticulture Team Advances To National Competition

NCHS FFA Members who participated in state-level horticulture competition were, FROM LEFT, Holli Fullerton, Riley Bergmann, Austin Schorfheide, Tabor Kozuszek and Alex Johannes. Next Stop for the NCHS FFA Horticulture Team, National Competition By Alex Johannes Chapter Reporter The Nashville FFA Horticulture team recently brought home the state title at the State Horticulture CDE held

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Pop Palooza Brought Outdoor Music, Fun To NCHS

ABOVE, Willow Simmons. Nashville Community High School hosted Pop Palooza on the afternoon and into the evening of Saturday, May 19. This was the first year the event had been held, and it brought live outdoor music, games, activities and food on a late spring day. While clouds looked ominous and rain threatened, no more

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Pop Palooza Brought Outdoor Music, Fun To NCHS

ABOVE, Willow Simmons. Nashville Community High School hosted Pop Palooza on the afternoon and into the evening of Saturday, May 19. This was the first year the event had been held, and it brought live outdoor music, games, activities and food on a late spring day. While clouds looked ominous and rain threatened, no more

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Fullerton Wins Shimkus Sponsored Art Competition

United States Congressman John Shimkus (R-15, Maryville), RIGHT, came to Nashville Community High School on the morning of Monday, May 14, when he made a presentation of a certificate and framed print of “Rooted” a photograph taken by NCHS senior Holli Fullerton, LEFT, which won this year’s 15th District Art Competition. Fullerton’s photo will be

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Kaskaskia River Brass Plays For NMS Musicians

On Thursday, May 10, NMS Music Department was treated to music by the Kaskaskia River Brass Band. The students enjoyed a presentation of many musical standards from a variety of musical genres including: Classical, Jazz, Polka, and Patriotic tunes. NMS Music Department would like to thank Len Campbell, leader of the band, for organizing the

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Senior Athletic Award Banquet

Every year Nashville Community High School holds the Senior Athletic Awards Banquet to recognize the hard work the senior athletes have put into the NCHS athletic programs throughout their four years of high school. Awards recognizing hard work from the athletes are given out. This year 37 seniors competed in at least one sport, with

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NCHS To Host Pop Palooza

Pop Palooza And Carnival To Be Held At Back Lawn Of High School On Saturday, May 19 By Alex Haglund Things will be popping this Saturday, May 19, when Nashville Community High School will host the first Pop Palooza and Carnival, on the back lawn of NCHS, from 3 to 7 p.m. The beginnings of

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Jr. Hornets And Jr. Hornettes Compete At State

The Nashville Middle School boys and girls track teams wrapped up their season this past week with the SIJHSAA Class S State Track Meet which was held at the Herrin Sports Complex on May 12. The Jr. Hornets finished in sixth place, while the Jr. Hornettes finished in fifth place. The Nashville Middle School boys

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