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Property Tax Exemption Deadline Extended

Individuals interested in applying for the Senior Citizens Assessment Freeze Homestead Exemption and disabled individuals or disabled veterans wishing to apply for homestead exemptions were to have applied for the exemptions by May 1...

AMVETS Present State Awards

Recently AMVETS Post 140 presented annual awards from Illinois Department of AMVETS . The recipients of the awards were named at the State Convention this past June. The Post AMVET of the year award was...

KC Officials Meet With Greenville Community

A Kaskaskia College community engagement meeting was held Wednesday afternoon at the Greenville Education Center. KC President George Evans was joined by several members of the college’s administrative team. Nineteen people from the Greenville...

Motorcycle Accidents Claims Life Of Vandalia Man

A motorcycle accident claimed the life of 33 year old Stewart Chandler of Vandalia Saturday morning. According to police the accident happened at Mulberry Grove Road and Three D Avenue and was discovered...

Multiple Fire Departments Respond To Fire In Pocahontas

10 local fire departments responded to a large house and garage fire in Pocahontas Saturday night into Sunday morning. Not many details have been released, but the fire was at 587 McGuire Lane...

Greenville Road Oiling Postponed

Word was received from the City of Greenville Friday afternoon that street oiling for next week has been cancelled. The work had been scheduled for Monday and Tuesday, with 25 sections of road to be...

Health Board To Meet Monday

The Bond County Board of Health will meet Monday, July 26 at 6:30 p.m. Items on the agenda include an executive session for legal matters, a COVID-19 update, discussion of the Illinois Project For Local...

HSHS Holy Family Auxiliary Meeting Monday

The HSHS Holy Family Hospital Auxiliary is resuming its in-person general membership meetings. The next one will be Monday, July 26 at 6:15 p.m. in the Fair Oaks Conference Room. A light meal...

AFHM Heritage Days Friday-Sunday

After a year off due to the pandemic, the American Farm Heritage Museum’s Heritage Days returns this Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 23-25. Hours are 8 a.m. to dark on Friday and Saturday, and 8...

Free Program At DeMoulin Museum Saturday

The DeMoulin Museum in Greenville is hosting a free program Saturday at 9:30 a.m. on the topic of fraternal companies. The presenter will be Heath White, whose late stepfather was the owner of Fraternal Supplies...