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
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).
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
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
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.
Waste Oil Collection, oil and defrost sale, Gateway FS Nashville Warehouse, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Bit O’ Luck Trivia Night, Nashville Community Center,, Doors, 6:30 p.m., start 7:30 p.m.
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.
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.