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Unit Two Board Acts On Personnel Matters

At its recent meeting, the Bond County Community Unit 2 Board of Education took action on personnel matters. Resignations accepted by the board included Jeana Thomas as a high school food service employee, Bill Carpenter...

MG FFA Third In Greenhand Quizbowl Contest

Six members of the Mulberry Grove FFA chapter competed in this year’s Section 19 Greenhand Quizbowl contest on November 16 at Shelbyville High School. This contest is only available to freshman and first-year sophomores...

Christmas Art Show One Of This Weekend’s Activities

Are you looking for a special art piece as that special Christmas gift? Here’s a suggestion. The Greenville Artist Guild is presenting its annual Small Works Christmas Exhibition this Friday and Saturday, and December...

HSHS Hospitals Offer Low-Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening For Early Detection

Lung cancer continues to be one of the most common cancers worldwide, claiming more lives yearly than breast, colon and prostate cancers combined. Many people consider lung cancer a “smoker’s disease” as well as assume...

Upcoming Music At GU Includes Messiah, Holiday Jazz & Marching Band Showcase

The Greenville Choral Union and Orchestra presents the 92nd performance of George Frederic Handel’s oratorio Messiah on Sunday, December 4, on Greenville University’s campus. The concert will include many of the choruses and solos in...

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese Women & Infants Center Awarded Perinatal Care Certification

The Women and Infants Center at HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Breese has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Perinatal Care Certification by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold...

ISP Work To Strengthen Firearms Safety Efforts

The Illinois State Police (ISP) is increasing public safety by providing updates and clarity to two firearm ownership tools aimed at keeping firearms out of the hands of those who pose a significant threat...

No Injuries In Tractor Accident

A Bond County man escaped injury in a farm tractor accident Monday afternoon. The incident occurred along a private field road near Tamalco Avenue, east of Becker Road. A deputy from the Bond County Sheriff’s Department...

Three Calls Monday For Greenville Firefighters

Greenville Fire Protection District firefighters were called three times Monday afternoon. The first alarm of a tractor fire was at 12:16 p.m. at a farm south of Greenville near Illinois Rt. 143. Fire Chief Dennis Wise...

Chamber Advises Businesses Of Scam Attempt

The Greenville Chamber of Commerce is alerting member businesses to a scam attempt. If you are a business owner and you receive an email stating that you are the "Winner for the 2022 Best of...