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Mascoutah Tournament Schedule Released

Mascoutah Tournament Schedule Released By Brent Huelsmann The Bracket for the 2017 Mascoutah Girls Basketball Invitational Basketball Tournament has been released. Nashville and Okawville will both vie to win the tournament. Last year, the Hornettes finished in fifth place at the tournament. The Hornettes will begin play in the tournament at 5:30 p.m. on December

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Finke Receives Award

Finke Receives Award By Brent Huelsmann Nashville Middle School Athletic Director Jason Finke received the SIJHSAA Rick Franklin Coaching Longevity Award. The award is named after Rick Franklin, who coached eighth grade basketball, baseball, track, and cross country at Olney Jr. High where he won over 500 games in basketball and several conference and regional

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Hornets Open Conference Play

Hornets Open Conference Play By Brent Huelsmann After bouncing back to take home second place at the Mascoutah Tip-off Classic, the Nashville Hornets picked up back to back wins over Anna-Jonesboro and Waterloo Gibault. The Hornets are back in action on Friday night as they travel to take on Sparta. Nashville’s record is 4-2 this

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Hornettes Pick Up Three Wins

Hornettes Pick Up Three Wins By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Hornettes girls basketball team blew out their opponents this past week, as they defeated Sparta, Herrin, and Benton all by at least 20 points. The Hornettes average margin of victory in their three wins was 38 points. The Hornettes record on the season is 7-2.

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What Do Kids From Nashville Want From Santa?

What Do Kids From Nashville Want From Santa? It’s a joyous time of year, and nowhere is that as apparent than in the hearts and minds of children. This week’s edition of The Nashville News features letters to Santa written by children from schools all around Washington County. The Santa Letters are on pages A4-A7

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Hornet Musicians Play Christmas Concert

Hornet Musicians Play Christmas Concert The Nashville Community High School Music Department held their annual Christmas concert in Assembly Hall on the afternoon of Sunday, December 10. Several NCHS ensembles played during the performance, among the them the NCHS Concert Band, ABOVE, and the Mixed Choir, BELOW, which will be performing at the 2018 Illinois

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Kaskaskia College Foundation Awards Farmers State Bank Scholarship

Kaskaskia College Foundation Awards Farmers State Bank Scholarship Kaskaskia College is proud to announce that Benjamin Koopmann of Carlyle and Derek Fullerton of Nashville have been named the recipients of the Farmers State Bank Scholarship awarded through the Kaskaskia College Foundation. Benjamin is a 2017 graduate of Carlyle High School and is pursuing an Associate

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2018 Illinois State Scholars Named

2018 Illinois State Scholars Named The Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) is pleased to announce the names of the 2018-19 Illinois State Scholars. These outstanding honorees represent some of Illinois’ best and brightest, and join the other top Illinois high school students honored with the prestigious designation since it was introduced in 1958. The 2018-19

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NCHS Choir, Band Musicians Head To ILMEA Festival

NCHS Choir, Band Musicians Head To ILMEA Festival The district 6 ILMEA Band/Choir/Orchestra Festival was held on November 18 at Shryock Auditorium on the campus of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. Students were chosen after auditioning for the opportunity in October. Chosen for the choir was Evan Anderson, Jake Haley, Amy Harris, Austin Schorfheide, and

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