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The Hunt Is On: Hundreds Of Children Descend On Oakdale For Eggstravaganza

Posted April 16, 2014 at 4:42 pm

The Hunt Is On

Hundreds Of Children Descend On Oakdale For Eggstravaganza

In a field just north of downtown Oakdale, hundreds and hundreds of children from around the area gathered this Saturday afternoon for the massive Easter Egg Hunt that was part of the annual Oakdale Eggstravaganza. The children, divided between those age 1 to 4 and those 5 to 8, hunted for 10,000 Easter Eggs that Eggstravaganza organizers and volunteers had hidden in the fields. With all those children ready, all it took was a swing of the Easter Bunny’s arm at the right moment and they were all off in a mad dash.

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    Prairie State.eps

    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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    Grass Fire Consumes Tractor, Hay Bales

    Posted July 19, 2012 at 1:34 pm

    Nashville firemen responded to a grass fire at the farm of Clarence Harre west of Nashville Friday. According the fireman Seth Dinkelman, burning trash was the cause of the fire. A tractor and 70 round bales of hay were lost

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    NCHS Board Approves Saturday Detentions

    Posted July 19, 2012 at 1:32 pm

    By Travis Volz

    Saturday detention was a topic of debate during the regular meeting of the Nashville Community High School Board Monday night.

    Principal Justin Elms sought board approval to include Saturday detention

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    Hornets To Play At Busch Stadium

    Posted April 16, 2014 at 4:32 pm

    The Nashville Hornets will be big leaguers for a day this Satuday when they face Roxana under the lights at Busch Stadium in St. Louis.

    As part of a fundraiser for this unique opporunity, fans

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    Nashville Wins Three Times Last Week

    Posted April 16, 2014 at 4:31 pm

    By Travis Volz

    For the last week, the Nashville Hornets spent most of their time dodging raindrops. But they managed to win all three games they got in, including a pair of River-to-River Conference tilts.

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    Nashville Track Teams Host Meet Last Week

    Posted April 16, 2014 at 4:31 pm

    Both Nashville track teams were in action last week at home, and the Hornets tracksters made the most noise with a second place finish. The Hornettes finished fourth out of seven teams.

    For the boys

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    Home Grown
    Classic Photo
    April 16, 2014

    Posted April 16, 2014 at 4:08 pm

    Home Grown

    Does this pair showing off the rewards of their garden look familiar to anyone? Let us know if they do!