Salute To Service

Saluting Active Service Members, Thank you!

Salute To Service: Vandalia Police Officer Dustin Cade

Today's Salute to Service is Vandalia Police Officer Dustin Cade. Cade is a patrol officer with the city of Vandalia and a veteran of the armed forces. Cade joined the Vandalia PD...

WGEL’s Salute To Service: Lieutenant Colonel Timothy Doll Army Foreign Area Officer

Today’s WGEL Salute to Service is to Lieutenant Colonel Timothy Doll Army Foreign Area Officer Lieutenant Colonel Timothy Doll is an Army Foreign Area Officer specializing in the Middle East and North Africa, and son...

PFC Jordyn Jean Schrage USMC

Today we Salute PFC Jordyn Jean Schrage USMC PFC Jordyn Jean Schrage is a 2018 Highland High School graduate.   Jordyn is in her 2nd year with the 2nd Marine Corps Airwing, Cherry Point, North Carolina,...

Today we Salute Airman Brayden Mosley

Today we salute Airman Brayden Mosley   Today we salute Airman Brayden Mosley son of Ronnie and Katie Mosley, brothers Taylor Mosley (prior Marine) and Logan Mosley.  Airman Mosley Graduated basic training in Lackland TX...

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...

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...

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...

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 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,...

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...