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Passing The Torch: NCHS Class’ Project Aims To Keep Tales Of The Holocaust Alive

Posted August 27, 2015 at 2:01 pm

The stories of some of those who lived through the Holocaust are collected in The NCHS English Honors IV project “Passing The Torch – Witnesses To The Holocaust”, found online at http://passingthetorch.wix.com/witnesstheholocaust.

By Alex Haglund

Every year, NCHS teacher Sara Kollbaum’s Honor’s English IV class has an outreach project meant to help educate the community. These projects tend to be centered around raising awareness of the Holocaust, genocides and other unspeakable events, in order to help prevent them happening again by informing people about them. In previous year’s, the class has invited speakers and presenters to the school and asked the community to come out to see

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    A Look Back – Saving Hoyleton School

    Posted August 27, 2015 at 2:21 pm

    A Nashville News clipping from 1987 shows the faculty and staff at Hoyleton School two months before the Nov. 3 election that raised taxes by more than 150-percent – and kept the school

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    An “Ugly Budget” Approved By NCHS Board

    Posted August 27, 2015 at 2:19 pm

    By Alex Haglund

    The Nashville Community High School Board approved a tentative budget for the 2015-2016 school year at their regular meeting on Monday, August 17. The budget included $379,000 of deefcit spending in the education

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    Huelsmann Is The Nashville News’ New Sports Editor

    Posted August 19, 2015 at 9:53 pm

    The Nashville News proudly introduces its new sports editor, Brent Huelsmann.

    Huelsmann, who lives in Aviston and is a life-long Clinton County resident is very familiar with

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    The Vet’s Gun

    Posted August 19, 2015 at 9:53 pm

    By Alex Haglund

    Vernon Nagel of Nashville visited the Nashville News with an antique revolver and a May 18, 1939 newspaper clipping about its owner, Dr. A.

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    St. Ann Gets Two No-Hitters In First Three Games

    Posted August 27, 2015 at 2:08 pm

    By Brent Huelsmann

    St. Ann's baseball team got their season off to a great start as they got two no-hitters by 8th grade pitcher Terry Pelczynski. The first game saw St. Ann's matched up against

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    Nashville Boys Golf Wins Again Against Waltonville and Woodlawn

    Posted August 27, 2015 at 2:07 pm

    Brent Huelsmann

    The Nashville boys golf team continued their winning ways with another win this past Thursday at Indian Hills Golf Course. The Hornets finished with the lowest score of the day with a 161 followed

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    It Happened Here
    August 26, 2015

    Posted August 26, 2015 at 9:19 pm

    It Happened Here

    80 Years Ago (1935)

    Nashville public schools were to open Tuesday, Sept. 3.

    Helen Nottmeyer of

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    August 26 Classic Photo: So You Want To Be A Farmer

    Posted August 26, 2015 at 9:18 pm

    Retired NCHS Agriculture Teacher Leland Wells called in and identified the man in the photo as David J. Gill, of Oakdale.

    “He was the president of the FFA that particular year,” said Wells. ”He was

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    Recovering
    Classic Photo – August 26, 2015

    Posted August 26, 2015 at 9:16 pm

    Recovering

    The photo of this gentleman walking with the aid of crutches from The Nashville News archives brings up a number of questions. Who was

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