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Four Hornets To Play In All-Star Game

Four NCHS Seniors from the 2016 Varsity football season have been selected to play in the 2017 Southern Illinois All-Star Football Game. The record-setting duo of quarterback Andrew Kash and wide receiver Ethan Reid will join defensive ends Arturo Garcia and Cole Pedtke in this year’s game. The game features two teams from Southern Illinois

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It Happened Here – March 8, 2017

Eighty Years Ago (1937) A burglar alarm resulted in the arrest of two men inside the George Borcherding general merchandise store in Oakdale. Men’s suits were priced between $14.75 and $16.75 at Backs Department Store in Nashville. “The Plainsman” with Gary Cooper was the feature at the State Theater in Nashville. Deaths: Ruth Stewart, 39,

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Let’s Read – March 1, 2017

By Mary Barrett Love’s Faithful Promise (Courage to Dream Series #3) By Susan Anne Mason Published by Bethany House Publishers, 11400 Hampshire Avenue South, Bloomington, Minnesota 55438 384 pages, paperback, $14.99, ISBN 978-0-7642-1726-5 Deirdre O’Leary persuades Canadian physician Matthew Clayborne to come to Irish Meadows to treat her mother. Matthew has no intention of leaving

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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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