Salute To Service

Saluting Active Service Members, Thank you!

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...

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,...

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...

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...

Deputy Aaron Griffith Bond County Sheriff’s Department

Deputy Aaron Griffith Bond County Sheriff's Department  I graduated from Highland High School, in Highland, IL. I then received a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. After graduating from the SWIC Police Academy...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

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...