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Bond County Veterans Memorial Bricks For Purchase

Bond County Veterans Memorial Bricks are available for purchase. Bricks are added to the memorial twice a year, on Memorial Day and Veterans Day. Brick applications are available at any Greenville bank. The deadline for...

Greenville High School Presents Spring Musical, “Hello, Dolly!”

Greenville High School will perform “Hello, Dolly!” as their Spring Musical this year. Musical Director Shawn Cox told us performances will run this Friday and Saturday and Thursday, Friday and Saturday of next week. “The...

Bond County Ministerial Alliance To Offer Services For Lent

The Bond County Ministerial Alliance will offer a series of worship services during Lent this year. BCMA President Reverend David Bilyeu from the First Baptist Church told us more about the services. “The Bond County...

Senior Center Lunch & Learn To Feature Impact Amplified Phones

As part of their lunch and learn programming, the Bond County Senior Center will feature an information and demonstration session on amplified phones for the hearing impaired. Director Anna Oestreich told us the program...

2013 Relay Members Seek New Opportunity

Members of the 2013 Relay for Life of Bond County steering committee and team captains have released a statement expressing their desire to pursue new opportunities to raise funds that will benefit Bond County...

Greenville High School Students Compete In Academic Challenge

Greenville High School was among 16 district high schools competing recently in the Annual Academic Challenge at Kaskaskia College. Competition was in the areas of Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering Graphics, English, Math, and Physics....

Scholarships Available For Bond And Other Area Counties

The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity has made 12 $500 scholarships available for low income residents looking to further their education in Bond, Clinton, Marion and Washington counties. The scholarships may be...

Early Voting Started Monday

Early voting for the March 18th primary started Monday and will be available through Saturday, March 15th. Bond County Clerk Randy Reitz said there are some advantages to getting your vote in early. “It’s kind...

NWS Offers Tips For Severe Weather Awareness Week

Monday marked the beginning of Illinois Severe Weather Awareness Week. Meteorologist Jim Kramper with the National Weather Service will be sharing tips with us throughout the week on how to deal with severe weather. “The...

ISP Ready To Issue First Concealed Carry Licenses

It won't be long before people who applied for concealed carry licenses will get them. The Illinois State Police say 5,000 applications have been approved and the licenses are ready to be printed and...