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Library Board Meeting Thursday

The Greenville Public Library board will meet Thursday, October 14 at 4 p.m. in the Bradford Room in downtown Greenville. Topics on the agenda are library programs, the boiler inspection, and various reports.

No Decision Yet From Unit Two Board On TIF Issue

The Bond County Community Unit 2 Board of Education has yet to make a decision on the City of Greenville’s request to support the possible extension of the Downtown TIF District. The school board met...

Library Celebrating M&M Day Wednesday

Wednesday is another special day at the Greenville Public Library, especially if you like M&Ms. Library Director Jo Keillor told WGEL Wednesday, October 13, is National M&M Day. Everyone who checks out materials from the...

KC Dominates World Dairy Expo

For the third time in its history, the Kaskaskia College Dairy Judging team can add the title National Champions to its name as it netted first-place honors at the International Post-Secondary Dairy Judging Contest...

Project Parenting Pumpkin Patch Field Trip

Bond County Project Parenting is taking a pumpkin patch field trip Thursday, October 14 to the Daniken Tree Farm, west of Greenville. It will begin at 10:15 a.m. Children and their parents will ride wagons for...

Yes, A Man In A Bear Costume Did Walk Through Our Area Monday

Many local residents travelling on Route 40 the past couple of days might not have believed what they were seeing. Yes, a bear was walking through Madison, Bond and Fayette counties. He was in Bond County...

PHOTOS: Greenville Airport Airstravaganza

The Greenville Airport held it's annual Airstravaganza event this past Saturday and Sunday. Check out some of the cool sights!

Job Fair In Greenville Wednesday

Job seekers are invited to visit a Job & Career Fair at the SMART Center in downtown Greenville Wednesday, October 13. Hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Twenty-five businesses and organizations will be in attendance...

Unit 2 Board Acts On Personnel Matters

Meeting in special session last Wednesday, the Bond County Community Unit 2 Board of Education took action on two personnel items. Elizabeth Williams-Provost was hired as the district’s accounts payable administrative assistant for 260...

Greenville City Council Meets Tuesday

The Greenville City Council meets Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the municipal building. Items on the agenda is determining the tax levy, the Greenville Solar option agreement, general liability insurance, replacing the telephone system at...