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LOCAL NEWS

Unit Two Board Discusses Boundaries

The Bond County Unit 2 School District is in the process of looking at establishing boundaries for schools in Greenville, Pocahontas and Sorento. A special...

KPD Approves Levy, Talks Grant

The Kingsbury Park District Board met Monday night and approved the tax levy for taxes to be collected in 2020. The levy is $357,500 which...

Greenville Man Publishes Sci-Fi Book

Brian Pearman of Greenville has published his first book. “The Collapse” was released in mid-October. Pearman said the science fiction book is about a...

Barn Fire In Carlyle

Firefighters from Greenville, Keyesport, Wheatfield, and numerous Clinton County Fire Protection Districts responded to a barn fire in the 10,000 block of Huelsmann Road...

MG FFA In Dairy Foods Career Development Event

Nine members of the Mulberry Grove FFA Chapter competed in the Section 19 Dairy Foods Career Development Event. On Wednesday, December 4th, six schools...

SPORTS

Blue Jays Sweep Vandalia

The Greenville Junior High boys’ basketball teams won games at Vandalia Tuesday night. The eighth grade Blue Jays grabbed a 38-29 victory. Leading scorers...

Freshman Girls Top Wood River

The Greenville High School basketball freshman girls rolled to a 50-13 win over Wood River Tuesday night. The Lady Comets led by 28 after the...

Lady Comets Even Their Record

The varsity Greenville High School girls’ basketball team evened its record at 4-4 Tuesday night with a win at Carlyle. The Lady Comets defeated Carlyle...

Cathy Karrick Named KC Athletic Director

As Kaskaskia College began its search for a new Athletic Director it didn’t have to go too far to find the perfect candidate. Cathy...

Lady Panthers Notch Win

A rough first quarter was the difference for the Greenville University Lady Panthers at home Monday night. Webster darted out to a 28-6 lead...

OBITUARIES

William L. “Bill” Kircher

William L. "Bill" Kircher, age 67 of Pocahontas, IL, died Monday, December 09, 2019, at his residence. He was born on December 26, 1951, in...

Anton C. Koberczky

Anton C. Koberczky, age 83 of Highland, IL, died Sunday, December 08, 2019, at Greenville Nursing and Rehab Center in Greenville, IL. He was born...

Carla M. Knackstedt

Carla M. Knackstedt, age 55, of Highland passed away on Sunday, December 8, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Carla was...

Viola E. “Olie” Litteken

Viola E. “Olie” Litteken, age 87, of Trenton, died Sunday, December 8, 2019 at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese. She was born October 6,...

Mary Sue Schmitt

Mary Sue Schmitt, age 85 of Keyesport, passed away on Sunday, December 8, 2019, at Cedarhurst of Greenville, Illinois. Mrs. Schmitt was born on...

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