Salute To Service

Saluting Active Service Members, Thank you!

Chief Deputy Josh Hill, Bond County Sheriff’s Department

Chief Deputy Josh Hill, Bond County Sheriff's Department.   I joined the Bond County Sheriff's Department in 2002 as a corrections officer. In 2006 I attended the Southwestern Illinois Police Academy and became a deputy and I am...

Detective Sgt. Steven Unterbrink of the Bond County Sheriff’s Department

Today we salute Detective Sgt. Steven Unterbrink of the Bond County Sheriff’s Department. Unterbrink is a 1989 Greenville High School grad, a Kaskaskia College graduate along with the Illinois State Police Academy in Springfield, and...

Airman First Class Cody A. Finley, United States Air Force

Today we salute Airman First Class Cody A. Finley United States Air Force. Airman Finley enlisted in 2018 and is a Greenville High School graduate. Currently Finley is serving as an Egress Systems Journeyman A1C stationed...

Chief Warrant Officer Two Richard Applegate United States Army

Today we salute Chief Warrant Officer Two Richard Applegate United States Army, the son of Patricia Nash of Greenville and Richard Applegate Sr. of Sorento.  Chief Warrant Officer Two Applegate enlisted in the Army...

Master Chief Justin Leetham United States Navy

Today we salute Master Chief Justin Leetham United States Navy. Master Chief Leetham enlisted in 1999 and has been all over the world serving his country. A 1999 Greenville High School Graduate he’s the son of...

Specialist Bryant Schneider

Today we Salute Specialist Bryant Schneider Smithboro, a 2010 Mulberry Grove High school graduate.  Specialist Schneider enlisted in the Army in Summer of 2013 and completed basic training at Ft. Jackson in South Carolina,...

Senior Airman Brock Schrage United States Air Force

Today we salute Senior Airman Brock Schrage United States Air Force and a Highland High 2017 graduate.   Senior Airman Brock Schrage  is serving with the SAFB 126th Security Forces Squad Illinois National Guard now...

Specialist Kimberly Lovatto US Army Reserves

Today we salute 2017 BCCU#2 graduate, Specialist Kimberly Lovatto. She is the daughter of Kelli & Marcus Lahr and Antonio & Heather Lovatto of Greenville.   SPC Lovatto enlisted in the Army Reserves in the...

Lance Corporal Chandler Hulvey United States Marine Corp

Today we Salute Lance Corporal Chandler Hulvey United State Marine Corp. Lance Corporal Hulvey is a 2015 Highland High School Graduate and he enlisted in August of 2018.  Chandler is the son of Brian and...

Jessica & Dustin Bays Illinois Army National Guard

Dustin joined the Illinois Army National Guard May 5, 2009 he completed  Basic Combat Training as well as Advanced Individual Training at FT Leonardwood MO. Once he graduated he reported to the 233 Military...