Okawville

Section 22 FFA Public Speaking CDE Held At Marissa High School

By Mallory Unverfehrt, Section 22 FFA Reporter     Extemporaneous, Prepared, and Creed speaking were performed on February 15 at Marissa High School for the Section 22 Public Speaking CDE (Career Development Event). There were 40 students and ten schools in attendance. Extemporaneous public speaking consisted of competitors randomly drawing three topics and selecting one to

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What Are Section 22 FFA Officers Looking Forward To At The State Convention?

By Mallory Unverfehrt, Section 22 FFA Reporter What do you look forward to for this year’s state convention?     Section 22 FFA has many things to look forward to at this year’s state convention! Section 22 will have members receiving state degrees, heritage and coop awards, and compete in State Final CDE’s (Career Development Events).

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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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Okawville Village Board Swears In Ford As Full-Time Cop

By Jill Moon     The Okawville Village Board held its monthly meeting on February 27. The board was pleased to swear in former part-time police officer Evan Ford as a full-time patrolman. They voted at their meeting last month to promote him to full-time.     Patrolman Ford’s fiancee Kelsey Hovorka attended the swearing in. Mayor

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March 13, 2017

    Chamber of Commerce Volunteer of the Year banquet, honoring Sara Habbe, drinks, 6 p.m., dinner and roast, 7 p.m., Nashville American Legion Hall     Trinity–St. John School “Get Acquainted Day”, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., sandwiches at 5 p.m.

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March 16, 2017

Waste Oil Collection, oil and defrost sale, Gateway FS Nashville Warehouse, 9 a.m. to 12  p.m.

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March 11, 2017

Trivia Night, Katy Cavins Community Center, 308 E. 5th Street, O’Fallon, Doors, 6 p.m., start 7 p.m. Semi-Annual Washington County Farm Machinery Auction, Washington County Fairgrounds, Schaller Auction Service, 9 a.m.

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March 12, 2017

Daylight Savings Time Begins –– Set Clocks       Forward one hour at 2 a.m. Community Center of Nashville Chicken and Dumpling Dinner, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. All-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner, Washington County Masonic Lodge 55, 180 E. Alton, Nashville, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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