Okawville High School

Okawville Cross Country Continues Season

The boys and girls cross country teams continued their season this past week as they competed in Murphysboro and in New Athens. On August 30, Okawville traveled to Murphysboro for the Murphysboro Invitational. The boys finished ninth out of 19 teams, while the girls team did not have a team due to some girls playing

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Okawville Golfers Take First And Second

Two members of the Okawville girls golf team took home the top two individual spots at the Okawville Invitational Golf Tournament, held on August 26 at Roland Barkau Memorial Golf Course in Okawville. Megan Hettenhausen was the top finisher overall with a score of 82 in the tournament. Erin Klasing finished runner-up as she was

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Boys And Girls Cross Country Begins Season At New Athens

The Nashville Girls Cross Country team won the New Athens Invitational by four points over Okawville. Back Row: Destyn Hausner-Mills, Sabrina Kollbaum, Jaylyn Bower, Kylie Kozuszek, Jadah Heidel, and Brittnie Bartling. Front Row: Micah Arnold, Grace Masschhoff, Havalen Pierce, and Kiley Heidel. By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville boys and girls cross country teams got their

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Okawville School Board Approves Budget For 2017-2018 School Year

By Alex Johannes     The West Washington County Community Unit District #10 Board of Education met for an amended budget hearing and regular monthly meeting on the evening of Thursday, June 22. Amended Budget Hearing     The board approved the amended budget for the 2017-2018 school year.     The biggest concern was the loss in

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Okawville School Board Sets Goals For Upcoming School Year

By Alex Johannes     The West Washington County Community Unit District #10 Board of Education met for their regular monthly meeting on the evening of Wednesday, May 25. The board approved a variety of ways to improve their school district beginning in the 2017-2018 school year. The trickle down effects of the Illinois State Budget

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Okawville Students Make Donation For Autism Awareness

    The Okawville High School Student Leadership Team, represented by Fiona Winkel and Max Aubel, made a $350 donation to Angel for Autism, represented by Kristen Storey.  The donation is the profit from the April Autism Awareness shirt sale conducted in conjunction with Nashville High School.

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Girls And Boys Basketball All-South Teams Announced

By Brent Huelsmann Four athletes from Nashville High School, and four athletes from Okawville High School were named to the SICA All South teams when they were announced this past week. In Class 2A, two Hornettes, and two Hornets were named to the team. For the Hornettes, both Paige Kasten and Karly Stanowski were named

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Okawville Rockets To A Runner-Up Finish In Peoria

       All Photos Special To The Nashville News, Courtesy of Steve Humphrey, Humphrey Photography. Images Copyright Humphrey Photography. Visit humphoto.com to purchase images or for more information. By Brent Huelsmann     For the first time in 30 years, the Okawville Rockets boys basketball team brought home a trophy from the State Tournament. After beating

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Relay For Life “A Taste Of Hope” 2017 Starts March 9

Relay For Life is season is almost here again, and Taste of Hope 2017 benefiting Relay for Life kicks off the week of Thursday, March 9 (Relay for Life is set for June 24 in Okawville, 4-10pm). A Taste of Hope dinners are weekly on Thursday nights (except for Buretta’s, Wednesday, March 22, due to

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