Nashville News Features

Let’s Read – September 6, 2017

By Mary Barrett Invitation (Harbingers Cycle One) By Bill Myers, Frank Peretti, Angela Hunt & Alton Gansky Published by Bethany House Publishers, 11400 Hampshire Avenue South, Bloomington, Minnesota 55438 352 pages, paperback, $15.99, ISBN 978-0-7642-1974-0 Four strangers consisting of a tattoo artist, an atheist ex-priest professor, his geeky assistant, and a big-hearted athlete, are drawn

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Let’s Read – August 30, 2017

By Mary Barrett Threads of Suspicion (An Evie Blackwell Cold Case #2) By Dee Henderson Published by Bethany House Publishers, 11400 Hampshire Avenue South, Bloomington, Minnesota 55438 400 pages, hardback, $22.99, ISBN 978-0-7642-1998-6 Evie Blackwell and her new partner, David Marshall, are assigned to a pair of unrelated cases in suburban Chicago. Both involve persons

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NCHS Counselor’s Report – August 23, 2017

Nashville Community High School Phone: (618) 327.8286 Fax: (618) 327.4513 Web Address: Nashville-k12.org Tesha Maschhoff X250; Becky Luessenheide X381; Susan Boosinger X251 Illinois Virtual High School NCHS students now have the option to take classes online through the Illinois Virtual High School. Students may only register for virtual school classes that are not offered on

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NCHS Counselor’s Report – August 23, 2017

Nashville Community High School Phone: (618) 327.8286 Fax: (618) 327.4513 Web Address: Nashville-k12.org Tesha Maschhoff X250; Becky Luessenheide X381; Susan Boosinger X251 Transition Visits: There are excellent opportunities in the next months for students to make transition visits. Students interested in technical schools, junior colleges, armed services, universities, etc.. should consider the following days when

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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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Long Meeting, No Public Comment From Teachers, Board At NCHS

By Alex Haglund     The Nashville Community High School Board met on the evening of Monday, June 26 for their last regular meeting of the fiscal year. At the meeting, members of the NCHS teachers’ union, the Nashville Education Association (NEA), were allowed a chance to speak to the board in closed session and air

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33AD, Restoration Band Bring Christian Rock To Summer Concert

    ABOVE, Christian rock act 33AD plays for the summer concert held on Thursday, June 8 at the Pavilion across the creek at Memorial Park in Nashville. The band included, FROM LEFT, Daryl Norton, bass, Aaron Jackson, drums,  Matt Sneed, vocals and guitar, and Ethan Patterson, electric guitar. BELOW, Norton shares testimony about his experience

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Hoyleton Dedicates Veterans Memorial

TOP, John Langenfeld and Michael Caplinger lay the Marines wreath, having saluted in respect of all Veterans. By Patricia Rensing Memorial Day brought us beautiful weather. More beautiful than that was the dedication to the Veteran’s Memorial Tribute in Hoyleton. The Veteran’s Tribute was brought off the ground by Ron and Deb (Michael) Holle.  Having a vision,

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