Nashville IL

Pack 127 Cub Scouts Get A Firefighting Lesson

The Cub Scouts of Nashville’s Pack 127 got a firefighting lesson on Tuesday evening, July 18. The night was their “water night”, and they had some special help from Nashville Fire Protection District Volunteer Firefighters Chris Frerker and Seth Dinkelman, who came to the Scout House at Memorial Park with a tanker/pumper truck freshly topped

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Season Comes To A Close For Summer Baseball

Kelton Harre bats during the first game of the Hornets double header against Chester on July 11. The Hornets won the first game, but dropped game two.  The Nashville Hornets summer baseball team finished up their summer schedule by splitting a double header at home against Chester on July 11. The Hornets took the first

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NCHS FFA Brings Honors Home From State Convention

The NCHS FFA sent a group of students to the Illinois FFA State Convention, held on June 13 through 15 at the Bank of Springfield Convention Center in Springfield. The NCHS Chapter brought home numerous awards from the convention, which are listed on page B8, along with more photos from the convention. NCHS Students attending

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County Board Evaluates Zoning Cases

By Alex Haglund The Washington County Board reviewed several zoning cases at their regular monthly meeting held on Tuesday, July 11 at the Washington County Courthouse. Two of the zoning cases, Request 003-17, Bryan Kuder, and 004-17, Caitlin Harting, were both revisited after initially being on the agenda at the June meeting. At the June

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144th Army Band Plays At Memorial Park

On the evening of Thursday, July 13, The 144th Army Band IL National Guard played at the pavilion across the creek at Memorial Park in Nashville. There was a brief downpour just before they started, but the band and crowd moved under the pavilion, which was fortunate, because after the show started, an even longer,

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2017 Washington County Fair Photo Gallery

A photo gallery of pictures from the Washington County Fair. We will add to this as we get more photos put on nash-news.com Updated (Glow Run, 10:53 a.m., Friday, July 14) Updated (Reader-Submitted Photos, 2:57 p.m., Friday, July 14. Received courtesy of Jamie Juenger and Chris & Dee Geppert) Updated (ITPA Tractor Pull Photos, 3:39

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NCHS Summer Baseball Defeats Sparta

Terry Pelczynski pitches during the Hornets 15-0 win over Sparta on July 7. As the summer schedule for the Hornets summer baseball team winds down, Nashville finished up their last road game of the season with a 15-0 win over Sparta on July 7. Nashville scored early and often, easily taking the victory. Nashville took

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Hornets Hand Out Awards

The Nashville Hornets track squad rounded out the season, by handing out their end of the season awards. The Hornets handed out two Hornet Awards, the Most Valuable Field Athlete Award, the Most Valuable Runner Award, and the Most Valuable Player Award. This past season, the Hornets took home the Jared Morris Invitational title, as

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Girls Track Hold Award Banquet

From left to right: Kylie Kozuszek, Sabrina Kollbaum, Jadah Heidel, and Sydney Schnitker. The Nashville Hornettes girls track team capped off their season with an end of the season banquet on June 29. The Hornettes had a successful season, in which they won the Nashville Invitational, won their Sectional, and advanced to state in eight

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