Virginia Malick

Mrs. Virginia Malick of Ashley, IL, departed this life at the Mercy Hospice South-De Greef Hospice House in St. Louis, MO on Monday, May 3, 2021 at 4:22 PM.  She had attained the age of 94 years and 8 months. Mrs. Malick was born on September 3, 1926 at Bolo Township, Washington County, IL the…

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Dale W. Hodges

Dale W. Hodges, 78, of Okawville, IL born June 10, 1942 in Sikeston, MO died Saturday, Apr. 17, 2021 at Highland Health Care Center in Highland, IL. Dale Hodges was a Mascoutah 7th Grade Science Teacher for 40 years retiring in 2004. After the passing of his wife Sue Hodges in 2004, he also volunteered…

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Eleanore Smolley

Mrs. Eleanore Smolley of Ashley, IL, departed this life at the Washington County Hospital Extended Care in Nashville, IL on Friday, April 23, 2021 at 9:24 AM.  She had attained the age of 94 years, 2 months and 29 days. Mrs. Smolley was born on January 24, 1927 at Posen, IL, the daughter of Steve…

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Thomas “Tom” W. Ronan

Thomas “Tom” William Ronan, 61, of Locust Grove, Georgia, passed away on April 10, 2021. He was born in St. Louis, Missouri on June 29, 1959 to H.R. Ronan, Jr. and Elvera Blumhorst Ronan and raised in Oakdale, Illinois.  Tom graduated from Nashville High School in 1977, graduated from Spartan School of Aeronautics in 1988…

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Patricia A. Curl

Patricia Ann Curl left this earth on the evening of Saturday April 10, 2021 at Friendship Manor Nursing Home in Nashville, IL.  She is now pain free in a place few know about, Summerland. Summerland is much like heaven; it is full of majesty, beauty and wonder, free of pain or sadness.  It is a…

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Elaine F. Brammeier

Mrs. Elaine Brammeier of rural Nashville, IL departed this life at her residence on Thursday, April 15, 2021 at 2:25 A.M. after courageous battle against cancer. She had attained the age of 73 years, 3 months, and 13 days. Elaine was born in Breese, IL on January 2, 1948 the daughter of Raymond and Leona…

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Dorothy A. Borrenpohl

Dorothy Borrenpohl of Okawville, IL departed this life in the Washington County Hospital in Nashvville, IL on Tuesday, April 13, 2021at 10:30 P.M. She had attained the age of 95 years, 6 months, and 10 days. Dorothy was born in St. Louis, MO on October 3, 1925 the daughter of Edward and Emma (nee Krausz)…

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Former Resident Honored In Cancer Event At Blues Game

Cancer survivor Jacie Hackstadt Debus was recognized at the “Hockey Fights Cancer Night” at a Blues Game. She was one of three season ticket holders invited to participate in the April 5th event. Debus did not know in advance of the honor. She and her  husband Jeff attend most of the games, so they were…

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Local Results from Last Week’s Consolidated Election

Polls were open last Tuesday for the April 6 Consolidated Election in Washington County. Though most races on the ballot were not competitive, a few elected positions were contested. Johannisburg Township Elections Johannisburg Township had multiple candidates for highway commissioner and township board of trustees. Keith Bergmann was elected Johannisburg Township Highway Commissioner over Kyle…

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Treasurer’s Office Sends Out Mobile Home Tax Bills

Washington County Treasurer Natalie Lynch’s office sent out the 2021 Mobile Home Tax bill Monday, April 12. A total of 146 bills were sent out totaling $11,574.78. The due date for the Mobile Home Tax is set for Wednesday. June 30. Failure to pay the bill will result in a penalty of $25 per month,…

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