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Two Vehicle Crash On Interstate 55 Sends One To Hospital

A car – semi truck crash Thursday on Interstate 55 sent one person to the hospital. According to the Illinois State Police accident report, Thursday, February 14, at 1:43 p.m., Erwin Watson, age 47,...

FFA Week At MGHS

Students at Mulberry Grove High School will be celebrating FFA week this week. Dress up themes include Barnyard Day on Tuesday, Patriotic Day on Wednesday, Blue & Gold Day Thursday, and Flannel & Camo Day...

FFA Week At GHS

National FFA Week is Saturday, February 16 through Saturday, February 23. Students at Greenville High School will celebrate with various themed days and activities. Tuesday is official dress day, featuring a faculty luncheon and the annual...

Car Fire On Rt. 140

Greenville firefighters responded to a car fire on Rt. 140, west of Daniken Tree Farm, Friday at 7:45 PM. The vehicle was fully involved in fire when crews arrived and was a total...

DeMoulin Museum Night At Joe’s Pizza And Pasta

DeMoulin Museum night at Joe’s Pizza & Pasta is Tuesday, February 19, from 4:00 – 9:00 p.m. Joe’s is donating a portion of the overall sales during that time to the museum. ...

Bond County HCE Sponsors Blood Drive

The Bond County Home and Community Education sponsored an American Red Cross blood drive recently in the First Christian Church Family Life Center. Eighteen people registered with 13 units collected. Tina Tompkins...

Quick Acting Students & Staff Help Choking GES Student

A fifth grade student at Greenville Elementary school had a scare earlier this week. GES Principal Eric Swingler told WGEL a student had a piece of candy in her mouth which she began...

BCSWCD Directors Re-Elected

A good crowd attended the annual Bond County Soil and Water Conservation District annual meeting last Friday. Two directors were re-elected to the board. They are board chairman Mike Bingham and Kyle Johnson. Also remaining...

Greenville Police Department January Activity Report

The January Greenville Police Department Activity report shows there was one misdemeanor, one person wanted on a warrant, and 11 traffic violations. Officers unlocked 38 vehicles, assisted eight motorists, and responded to 12...

GHS FFA Section Proficiency Winners

Congratulations to the following FFA Section Proficiency Winners: Chad Stearns in Ag Mechanics Repair and Maintenance Dawson Graber in Ag Services Taylor Huels in Dairy Production Cole Wall in Diversified Crop Entrepreneurship Wil Harnetiaux in Diversified Crop Placement Brad Beckert...