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Trinity–St. John School Celebrates National Lutheran Schools Week

During the week of January 22nd-29th students, teachers and families celebrated our wonderful Lutheran schools! In the Lutheran church there are currently 1,173 Early Childhood Centers, 804 Elementary Schools and 91 High Schools sharing the life-changing message of Jesus’ love with more than 250,000 students, their families and the community. The theme for the week

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District 49 Kindergarten Registration March 20

Nashville District # 49 Kindergarten Registration for the 2017-2018 school year will be held at Nashville Primary School Office on Monday, March 20, 2017 between the hours of 7:30 A.M. and 5:30 P.M. Students do not need to attend. Any child entering Kindergarten must be 5 years of age on or before September 1, 2017.

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NCHS Board Repays Loans, But More Likely To Be Needed Soon

By Alex Haglund The NCHS Board voted to repay several loans taken from the district’s working cash fund earlier in the year at their meeting held on Monday, January 23. “We have received about 90-percent of the taxes from Washington County,” NCHS Superintendent Ernie Fletcher told the board. The loans being repaid included: • $84,000

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Senior Trip To Chicago Discussed By Okawville School Board

By Jill Moon The West Washington County District #10 School Board met January 26. Members discussed the senior class trip to Chicago. Students will leave April 16 and return April 21 and will cost $1,200 per student. Two chaperones are going from the school and two male chaperones will be provided by the service. Superintendent

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NCHS FBLA Students Participate In Regional Conference At KC

On Saturday, January 21, FBLA members from Nashville Community High School participated in the Southwestern Area Regional Conference at Kaskaskia College. Fourteen students will advance to the State Leadership Conference in March to compete against FBLA members state-wide. The NCHS Students that competed included, FIRST ROW, Sara Guetersloh (3rd, Business Ethics), Christine Garner (1st, Sports

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A Marquee Project For NCHS Students

NCHS Students from Paul Welte’s Computer Maintenance and Tech Support Class and from Alicia Heggemeier’s Web Page Design Class stand in front of their handiwork: a full color LED display built by Welte’s class and with regular weekly programming provided by Heggemeier’s class. By Alex Haglund If things look a little more colorful in the

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McKendree University Dean’s List And President’s List Announced

Local students were named to the Dean’s List at McKendree University for the Fall 2016 semester. Making the Dean’s List was, Jessica Heggemeier, of Nashville, Abbi Liske, of Ashley, Bryce Paszkiewicz, of Nashville, and Gage Simmons, of Nashville. In order to qualify for the Dean’s List students had to earn a grade point average of

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Fortag Named To Central Methodist Dean’s List

Central Methodist University student Nick Fortag, a Computer Science major from Ashley, Ill., has been named to the CMU Dean’s List for the Fall 2016 semester. To make the list, students must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.50 or above for the semester, among other criteria, according to CMU Provost and Dean of

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SIUE Fall 2016 Dean’s List

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville has announced the names of students qualifying for the Dean’s List for fall 2016. To qualify, a student must maintain a grade-point average of 3.5 or better and have 12 hours calculated (B is equivalent to 3.0; A to 4.0). Washington County Students on the Dean’s List include: Alexia Castic, DuBois;

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