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Madison County Coroner Investigating Three Deaths

The Madison County Coroner’s Office is investigating three separate deaths that occurred late Thursday night or early Friday morning. Heroin usage is suspected in each of the deaths. 29-year-old Katie L. Heavey of Collinsville was...

Joe Biden Headed To Madison County

Vice President Joe Biden is making his way to Illinois. He’ll visit the American Central Port in Granite City Wednesday, highlighting the need for continued investment into the nation’s infrastructure. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx...

Unit 2 Athletic Trainer

HSHS Holy Family Hospital in Greenville and Bond County Community Unit 2 have entered into an agreement to provide an athletic trainer for all athletes in the school district. The cost to the district is...

GC Replacing Tennis Courts

Work is underway to replace two of the six tennis courts at Greenville College. Two other courts are being resurfaced. Click below to hear G.C. Athletic Director Kent Krober talking with WGEL about the project: Slatton...

4-H Federation Vet Donations

The 4-H pledge says, “I Pledge My Hands to Larger Service,” and that is just what Clinton County 4-H Federation members did when they organized the Veterans We Care Project this spring. The 4-H...

FNB Announces February Students Of The Month

The First National Bank has selected its recipients of the February Student of the Month honor. Students are nominated by school staff and monthly winners are selected by a panel of bank employees....

Santa At Library Story Hour Wednesday

Pre-school story hour at the Greenville Public Library Wednesday will have a special guest, according to Library Director Jo Keillor. She said there will be a few stories and a Santa will visit,...

Chopper Spotted Chopping Trees In Bond County

You may have seen a strange looking helicopter hovering around Bond County this past week. Sherry Schaefer from Heritage Iron Magazine told us this chopper is one of only 20 of its kind worldwide...

County Bicentennial

A special program to kick off the bicentennial year of Bond County will take place Thursday at the Bond County Courthouse. John Coleman, Kevin Kaegy and Circuit Judge John Knight will speak at the event...

Greenville Public Library Historical Program

The Greenville Public Library’s fundraising historical program is Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Bradford Community Room. The topic will be Illinois’ bicentennial. Kevin Kaegy is the guest speaker. All proceeds will be used for...