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GHS Chili Cook Off

The Bond County Unit 2 foods students are once again hosting their own chili cook off, in honor of National Chili Day, on Thursday, February 27. Patti Maurer, teacher of family and consumer science, said...

County Animal Control Report For January

The January report of activities in the Bond County Animal Control program has been released. There were 47 complaints about animals, 23 in Greenville and 24 from the county area. Thirteen dogs and eight cats were...

Risk Factors For Heart Disease

Half of all Americans have at least one of the top three risk factors for heart disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The top three risk factors are: high blood...

Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment

Beginning Feb. 24, 2020, a team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) began examining all aspects of the Illinois State Police’s (ISP) policy and procedures, management, operations,...

Greenville Stop For Veteran On Cross-Country Walk

The City of Greenville is hosting a reception for Stephen Meyers, an Army veteran who is walking across the United States to educate people about post-traumatic stress disorder. The event is Wednesday, February 26 at...

Variety Of Action By Unit One School Board

The Mulberry Grove Unit 1 school board held its February meeting last week. The board of education issued working cash bonds during its February meeting. The bonds total $233,300. Superintendent Stephen Phillips advised the money...

KC Freezes Tuition, Reduces Online Fees

At a time when colleges and universities across Illinois are looking at tuition increases, Kaskaskia College is holding the line and will freeze tuition at its current rate for the 2020-21 academic year. ...

Special Unit Two Board Meeting

The Bond County Unit 2 Board of Education will meet in special session Wednesday, February 26 at 6:30 p.m. in the Family Resource Center on North Hena Street in Greenville. On the agenda is a...

MCSO Recognizes New, Veteran Staff

The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office has welcome two new Correctional Officers to their staff (pictured above). Eric Applegate and Josh Manning both successfully completed the requirements to be a correctional officer in the...

Roxana Crash Victim Identified

Madison County Coroner Stephen P. Nonn announced late Monday morning that an autopsy is pending to aid in the death investigation of a fatal crash in South Roxana Sunday evening. Nonn has identified the crash...