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Santa Claus Arrives For The Season

Posted December 1, 2016 at 6:08 pm

Jacob Davis, 10, of Woodlawn, found a spot with a view to greet Santa from when the jolly old elf arrived at Nashville’s L&N Depot. Now, Santa will be spending his Saturday afternoons through the month of December at the historic Depot, thanks to the Nashville Chamber of Commerce and the Washington County Historical Society. Santa will be at the Depot to meet with good girls and boys from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, December 3, 10, and 17, and Sunday, December 18. Santa will also be at the Depot from 4 to 6:30 p.m. on the evenings of Monday through Thursday, December 19, 20, 21 and 22. December 23, Santa takes off to head back to the North Pole and this year’s whole world of deliveries, so get out to see

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    NCHS FFA To Work Towards Building Greenhouse

    Posted December 1, 2016 at 6:08 pm

    NCHS FFA Instructor Julie Bond-Ledford spoke to the School board on the evening of Monday, November 21, about a greenhouse the FFA would like to build.

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    October Unemployment Rate Falls For County From 2015 To 2016

    Posted December 1, 2016 at 6:02 pm

    Thirteen of (14) Illinois’ metropolitan (metro) areas experienced decreases in their over-the-year unemployment rates and eight of the metro areas had increases in nonfarm jobs, according to preliminary data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and the Illinois Department of

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    Column: Searching For Urban Expats

    Posted December 1, 2016 at 5:45 pm

    Searching For Urban Expats

    Dear Readers:

    I know many of those who read the paper are from Nashville and Washington County and have lived here their whole lives. There’s another

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    AgeSmart Seeking Washington County Board Members

    Posted December 1, 2016 at 5:59 pm

    AgeSmart is a nonprofit organization and is the Area Agency on Aging for Bond, Clinton, Madison, Monroe, St. Clair, Randolph and Washington Counties, and is currently seeking representation on its board of directors from Washington county.

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    Hornettes Grab Tournament Crown In Thriller

    Posted November 30, 2016 at 10:43 pm

    By Brent Huelsmann

    After defeating Freeburg to begin the season, the Nashville Hornettes rattled off three straight wins to capture the Nashville Girls Basketball Thanksgiving Tournament championship. Nothing came

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    All-Tournament Team Announced

    Posted November 30, 2016 at 10:42 pm

    Three Nashville Hornettes were named to the All-Tournament team of the 10th Annual Nashville Girls Basketball Thanksgiving Tournament. Both Paige Kasten and Libby Ahlers were named to the first team, while Karly

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    Hornettes Hold End Of Season Banquet

    Posted November 30, 2016 at 10:40 pm

    The Nashville Hornettes Girls Golf team, who finished second in Class 1A this season held their awards banquet on November 17. From Left to Right: Hope Rueter Co-MVP, Jill Guetersloh Hornette Award, and Rachael Kell

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    Let’s Read – November 30, 2016

    Posted December 1, 2016 at 5:51 pm

    By Mary Barrett

    No Way Up (The Cimarron Legacy Book #1)

    By Mary Connealy

    Published by Bethany House Publishers, 11400 Hampshire Avenue South,

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