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WCH Recognized For Speedy Heart Attack Care

Posted February 25, 2015 at 9:01 pm

STEMI Patient Paul Piasecki with those who helped care for him during his Jan. 29 heart attack, including Washington County Paramedic James Hodge; SSM Cath Lab Nurse Kim Newell, RN; SSM Cardiologist Dr. Avinash Murthy, MD; and WCH ER nurse Frankie Piotrowski, RN.

By Alex Haglund

Good Samaritan Regional Health Center recently recognized the Emergency Department and ambulance teams at Washington County Hospital (WCH) Thursday for their care and quick turn around of STEMI (ST Elevated Myocardial Infarction, heart attack) patients.

“Time is Muscle”, is a phrase that is commonly used regarding STEMI cases and WCH knows this adage is true. Quick diagnosis and treatment make a big difference in

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    Nashville Wins Academic Challenge At KC

    Posted February 25, 2015 at 9:02 pm

    Nashville finished first at the annual Academic Challenge Contest at Kaskaskia College on Feb. 3.

    Seventeen district high schools were in competition in the areas of Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science,

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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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    WCH Recognized For Speedy Heart Attack Care

    Posted February 25, 2015 at 9:01 pm

    STEMI Patient Paul Piasecki with those who helped care for him during his Jan. 29 heart attack, including Washington County Paramedic James Hodge; SSM Cath Lab Nurse Kim Newell, RN; SSM Cardiologist Dr.

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    Correction

    Posted February 25, 2015 at 8:58 pm

    The story “Nashville Chamber Holds General Membership Meeting” on page A3 of the February 18 edition of The Nashville News omitted that there is a branch of the Community Trust

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    Stingers Take Third At IDTA State

    Posted February 25, 2015 at 8:39 pm

    The Nashville Community High School Stingers dance team placed third in jazz, and third in pom dance at the Illinois State IDTA competition in Springfield. Front row, from left: Alyssa Lohmann, Kelsie Klingenberg, Lexie Small, Abbey

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    Ashley Grade School Honors Lady Wolves

    Posted February 25, 2015 at 8:37 pm

    Ashley Grade School honored eight Lady Wovles and their parents on 8th Grade Night (above). From left: Emilee Haltenhoff with mother Jody Bishop, Alexis Heape with stepfather Greg Rojek and mother Elizabeth Rojek, Chloe Pelka with mother Heather

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    Ask A Pastor
    Feb. 25, 2015

    Posted February 25, 2015 at 8:50 pm

    By Scott T. Sharp, Pastor

    First Baptist Church Nashville

    Question: “When tragedy strikes in the lives of good Christian people, how do you reassure them that God is in

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    Let’s Read

    Posted February 25, 2015 at 8:41 pm

    By Mary Barrett

    Little Brother Moose

    By James Kasperson

    Published by Dawn Publications, 12402 Bitney Springs Road, Nevada City, California 95959

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