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South Central Transit: Keeping People Moving

Posted October 20, 2016 at 2:34 pm

SCT driver Larry Harrison of Nashville in front of his bus at the Kaskaskia College Nashville Education Center.

By Alex Haglund

South Central Transit, or SCT, is the Illinois Department of Transportation–designated provider of public transit for Washington County since January of 1999. SCT helps residents in Washington County get from place to place, but in doing so, can connect its riders to the rest of the world, and act as a force for economic development.

SCT actually offers two ways to ride in Washington County: demand-response transportation and public shuttles. While demand response transportation has been in the area for a longer amount of time and is probably better

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    (Drum)Lining Up For Chili

    Posted October 19, 2016 at 9:22 pm


    Up For Chili

    Members of the NCHS Drumline march into the Nashville Optimist

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    Hornettes Golf Squad Takes 2nd In State

    Posted October 19, 2016 at 9:15 pm

    The Nashville High School girls golf team brought home their fifth top four finish since 2010 with a second place finish at the Class 1A

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    Prairie State Hosts Public Forum

    Posted July 19, 2012 at 1:38 pm

    Norbert Zinck (right) of Plum Hill discusses the new monofill with Prairie State engineer Don McLean during a community meeting hosted by the power plant last week.

    By Travis Volz

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    More Trick Or Treat Times

    Posted October 19, 2016 at 9:40 pm

    Trick-or-treating in DuBois is on Saturday, October 29 from 6-8pm.

    St. Charles and St. Michael youth ministries are hosting a Haunted classroom during those same hours. Chili, hot dogs and soda will be available for

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    Community Calendar – Oct. 19, 2016

    Posted October 19, 2016 at 9:37 pm

    Community Calendar


    Thursday, October 20

    District 49 PSO Fried Chicken Dinner, Nashville Middle School Cafeteria, 4

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    Police Report – October 19, 2016

    Posted October 19, 2016 at 9:32 pm

    October 10

    The Nashville Police Department located a stolen vehicle in the 500 block of E. Lebanon St.

    Officers responded to the 11600 block of

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    A Smashing Time

    Posted October 19, 2016 at 9:23 pm

    TOP, Flames erupt from car 37 during the demolition derby held at the Washington County Fairgrounds on Saturday, October 15. The Event was sponsored by the Washington

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    Hornettes Wrap Up Busy Week

    Posted October 19, 2016 at 9:20 pm

    The Nashville Hornettes volleyball team finished up a busy week in which they played six matches. The Hornettes split two matches against conference foes Pinckneyville and DuQuoin before beginning play in the Monster Mash tournament, which was held in Freeburg on October 15.

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    Indians Run Through The Hornets

    Posted October 19, 2016 at 9:20 pm

    Hornets senior Grant Reed makes a catch during the Hornets 64-27 loss to DuQuoin in the final regular season home game of the season for Nashville.

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    Cross Country Finishes Regular Season

    Posted October 19, 2016 at 9:19 pm

    The Nashville Hornettes cross country team won conference for the first time since 2010-11. Back Row: Jadah Heidel, Brittnie Bartling, Taylor Cook, Jaylyn Bower, Grace Maschhoff, and Sabrina Kollbaum.

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    From The Washington County Historical Society: China Set

    Posted October 19, 2016 at 9:39 pm

    This week from the Washington County Historical Society is this china set, on display on the kitchen table. The china was donated to the Historical Society courtesy of Dave Schuette. Almost all

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    Ask A Pastor – Oct. 19, 2016

    Posted October 19, 2016 at 9:36 pm

    Ask A Pastor

    By Rev. Beverly Kahle

    St. Paul’s U.C.C. – Nashville

    How should a New Testament Christian view the

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