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It Happened Here – February 22, 2017

Eighty Years Ago (1937) Burglars entered the offices of the Huegely Elevator and Milling Company in Nashville. Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Junge opened the Home Restaurant in the Hilderbrand building on East Main Street in Nashville. Two pounds of pure hog lard cost 29 cents and veal was 22 cents a pound. Deaths: Sarah Cunningham,

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Farmers And Merchants Presents Donations To Area Non-Profits

Farmers and Merchants Bank held their annual Non-Profit Christmas raffle, where the raffle winners are not-for-profit groups or organizations in the community’s served by FMB. This year’s winners each received a $250 donation from FMB. They are: RIGHT, Trinity–St. John Lutheran School, Karianne Schnitker, from the Nashville Branch presenting a donation to T–SJ Principal, Mrs.

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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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Ask A Pastor – January 25, 2017

Ask A Pastor By Rev. John Campbell United Presbyterian, Oakdale Have you ever been in Barnes & Noble and looked at the variety of Bibles for sale? Perhaps you have searched Amazon.com for a Bible. There are many options to choose from. For some picking the right Bible is easy. They just pick what someone

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Community Calendar – January 25, 2017

Community Calendar ACTIVITIES Thursday, January 26 What Your Library Can Do For You, informational program, Nashville Public Library, 1 p.m. Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon, First Presbyterian Church, Nashville, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, January 29 Nashville Bridal Expo, Nashville American Legion Hall, 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, January 31 Prairie State Generating Company Open House, 3872 Co

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Police Report – January 25, 2017

Police Report January 16 The Nashville Police Department responded to the 900 block of W. Vernor St. for a report of a missing person. Officers responded to the 700 block of S. Mill St. for a 911 hang-up call. Police handled a two vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of S. Mill St. at

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Sheriff’s Report – January 25, 2017

Sheriff’s Report January 22 A Washington County Sheriff's Deputy arrested Anthony B. Martin, 20 of Centralia for a Washington County warrant. A Washington County Sheriff's Deputy arrested Frank J. Fittante, 50 of Hoyleton for a Washington County warrant. The Washington County Sheriff's Office responded to an area on California Road for Criminal Trespass to Land.

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Water And Sewer Purchases Approved By Council

By Alex Haglund The Nashville City Council approved two purchases for the water and sewer department at their regular meeting held on Thursday, January 19. The first purchase up was a lagoon pump. “We’ve been replacing these at a rate of about one per year,” said water and sewer committee chair Doug Hargan. “Basically, that’s

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Washington County Hospital Announces New Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program

Washington County Hospital Announces New Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program Washington County Hospital (WCH) is excited to announce their new Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program. This new program is designed to help people with pulmonary problems (e.g., emphysema, lung cancer & lung cancer surgery, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease [COPD], respiratory symptoms, and pulmonary fibrosis) recover faster and improve their

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