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CEO Spotlight: Chow Down

Today's CEO spotlight shines on Aiden Andris and his business, Chow Down. Be sure to check out the CEO Trade Show on Wednesday, May 1, from 5 to 8 PM at the Milk House...

Greenville Roads Blocked As Man Threatens To Harm Himself

Law enforcement officers spent nearly seven hours Thursday morning  at the intersection of Elm and Vine streets after a man in a house near that intersection called the police department around 5 a.m. Greenville Chief...

City Water Meter Transmitter Replacement Ordinance Passed

In 2017, the City of Greenville began reading water meters with a radio transmitter system. This allows the city to read meters each month without visiting them in person. Almost all of the  meters in...

Unit Two Roof Projects Underway

Those recently passing by the buildings of Greenville Junior High School and Greenville High School may have noticed persons on the roofs. Both are major projects for the Bond County Community Unit 2 school district. Superintendent...

Another Plan Commission Tobacco Shop Hearing

Earlier this month, the Greenville Plan Commission held a public hearing regarding a request for a smoke and vape shop to go into the Domino’s building. A hearing for another tobacco and vape facility will...

Project Parenting Sleep Workshop

Bond County Project Parenting is sponsoring a parent workshop on April 16, titled “Sleep:  A To ZZZ.” It will be from 8 to 9 p.m. Parents joining the Google Meet workshop will learn the importance of...

Police Commissioners Meeting Friday

The Greenville Board of Police Commissioners will meet Friday, April 12 at 1:30 p.m. in the Greenville Municipal Building. An executive session to discuss personnel is planned. Following that, the commissioners could make probationary appointments of...

CEO Spotlight: AJ’s Lemonade

Today's CEO spotlight shines on Ava Mendenhall and her business, AJ's Lemonade. Be sure to check out the CEO Trade Show on Wednesday, May 1, from 5 to 8 PM at the Milk House...

Unit Two Students Receive IPA Honors

The annual Illinois Principals Association Kaskaskia Region student recognition breakfast was held recently at Greenville University. Four Bond County Unit 2 students were honored by their principals. They are Wyatt Garmon from Greenville Elementary School, Bentlie...

GU Choir Presents Spring Community Concert This Weekend

The Greenville University Choir, under the direction of Don Frazure, Director of Choral Activities, will present a spring concert for the community of Greenville. The choir concert will be held at 4 pm on Sunday,...