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LOCAL NEWS

Greenville Oiling & Chipping Roads

The City of Greenville’s street oiling program for 2024 will take place next early week. Twenty-eight sections of streets are on the list, which can...

KPD Released Some Closed Session Minutes From April 15 Meeting

The Kingsbury Park District Board has voted to release closed session minutes, which reportedly were the basis for a complaint against the district. The matter...

BNB Announces Plans For Breese Location

The last year has been one of growth for Bradford National Bank. Randy Alderman, vise president and director of community relations at BNB, recently...

Council Contracts For Bond-Madison Water Interconnection

The Greenville City Council awarded a contract at its meeting this week to install a water connection on Red Ball Trail with the Bond-Madison...

Library Celebrating Blueberry Muffin Day

Monday, July 15 will include another observance at the Greenville Public Library. Library Director Jo Keillor told us everyone who checks out materials that day...

SPORTS

World Of Outlaws Late Models Coming To Highland Speedway

World Famous Highland Speedway is one of the biggest tourist draws in the area on Saturday nights. Kurt VonderHaar from the Speedway crew, joined...

Highland Speedway World Of Outlaws Late Models Race

World Famous Highland Speedway has announced it will host its first World of Outlaws Late Models race Wednesday, August 14. The World of Outlaws Late...

PHOTOS: GCC Kids Golf Camp

The Greenville Country Club held their annual Kids Golf Camp recently...

OBITUARIES

Daniel C. “Dan” Hartsburg, MGST, USAF, Ret.

Daniel C. “Dan” Hartsburg, MGST, USAF, Ret., age of 71, of Trenton, IL passed away peacefully Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at his home. He...

Henry J. Greer

Henry J. Greer, 96, of Taylor Springs, Illinois, formerly of Greenville, Illinois, passed away on July 6, 2024 at Montgomery County Nursing Home and...

Phyllis A. Litteken

Phyllis A. Litteken, age 63 of Marine, IL, died Wednesday, July 10, 2024, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville, IL. She was born on Friday, September...

Pearl Marie Cruthis

Pearl Marie Cruthis, age 86, of Sorento, Illinois, passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 7, 2024 at her residence. Pearl was born on January 16,...

Maurice Joseph Dulle

Maurice Joseph Dulle, 79, of Mascoutah, IL, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, July 7, 2024. He was born July 26, 1944 in...