News

The most up to date news for Greenville and Bond County.

Boyd Schaufelberger Recognized As Master Farmer

Bond County Farmer Boyd Schaufelberger from north of Greenville received a prestigious honor Wednesday. Boyd became the first Bond County farmer in over 45 years to be named a Master Farmer by Prairie...

HSHS Holy Family Hospital Welcomes General Surgeon

HSHS Holy Family Hospital has announced the addition of general surgeon Dr. Kulin Oza to its slate of providers. Dr. Oza’s practice is located at 101 Healthcare Drive, Building B on the hospital’s...

Reno Road Closed For Bridge Replacement

The Bond County Highway Department and Shoal Creek Township are closing Reno Road to thru traffic from Sorento Road to Pan Estates Avenue Monday, March 18, for a bridge replacement. The bridge is...

Greenville Police Department February Activity Report

The February activity report from the Greenville Police Department shows 11 traffic violations and two ordinance infractions. Officers unlocked 27 vehicles, assisted eight motorists, responded to ten burglar alarms, and handled a total...

Non-Highway Vehicle Permits Renewed By March 31

Non-highway recreational vehicles are permitted on Greenville streets according to an ordinance effective January 1, 2018. These vehicles must be inspected annually and receive a new or renewed permit. Permits are issued...

Bond County 2019 Cover Crop Tour

The Bond County Soil & Water Conservation District 2019 Cover Crop Tour is Tuesday, March 26. Registration starts at 9:00 a.m. in the Mulberry Grove Ag Shop. Lunch will be provided in...

ISP Accepting Applications For State Trooper

Springfield, IL – The Illinois State Police (ISP) Merit Board is currently processing applications for Cadet Class 130, which is tentatively scheduled to begin in October 2019. In order to be considered for...

Milk House Offers Sneak Peek

The Rolling Lawns Farm Milk House, at Idler Lane and Rt. 127 in Greenville, held an informal open house Thursday afternoon. The public was invited to stop by for a sample of the...

Amendments Recommended For County Zoning Ordinance

The Bond County Zoning Board of Appeals is recommending to the Bond County Board that the zoning ordinance be amended. The amendment pertains to rules, regulations and fees pertaining to personal solar energy systems and...

VFW Donates To LRCF & Fourth Fest

Bond County VFW Post 1377 recently presented checks to two local organizations. Post Commander Max Sussenbach presented a $500 check to Rex Catron of the Bond County Independence Day Festival Association (above) to...