Salute To Service

Saluting Active Service Members, Thank you!

Salute To Service: Greenville Firefighter Mike Waugh

Today’s Salute to Service is Greenville Firefighter Mike Waugh. Waugh joined the GFPD in 1992. He’s been a part of the dive rescue team since 1994. Waugh has also served as...

Salute To Service: Madison County Sheriff’s Deputy Cole Hansel

Today’s salute to service is Madison County Sheriff’s Deputy Cole Hansel. Cole recently graduated from the SWIC Police Academy 14 weeks of training, and is currently doing his field training with the Sheriff’s...

Salute to Service Sgt. Bryan Waugh Greenville Police Department

Sgt. Bryan Waugh is a Granite City High School Graduate.  Sgt. Waugh joined the Greenville Police department in 2016.  Today's Salute to Service from the Greenville Police Department.  Thank you to local Police, Deputies...

Salute To Service: MGFPD Assistant Chief Chad Earnest

Today’s Salute to Service is volunteer firefighter Chad Earnest. Earnest is Assistant Chief of the Mulberry Grove Fire Protection District. Just out of High School Earnest joined the Shoal Creek department in...

Salute To Service: Kirk Essenpreis, Grantfork FPD

Today's Salute to Service is to Kirk Essenpreis of the Grantfork Fire Protection District. Kirk served with the district for over 20 years and 5 of those as captain. After a...

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...

Salute to Service Greenville Fire Protection District Jim Sutton

Today’s Salute to Service, Greenville Fire Protection District Jim Sutton.  Sutton is Assistant Chief of Operations and Vice President of the Bond County Firefighter Association.  Sutton has spent many weekends training and is Grain...

Salute To Service: Highland Police Officer David Sirianni

Today’s Salute to Service is to Highland Police Officer David Sirianni. Sirianni was recently named officer of the month for May for his commitment to the community and upholding the integrity of the...

Today’s Salute to Service Deputy Dylan Carr

Deputy Dylan Carr Bond County Sheriff’s Department I completed the police academy in November 2016 and was hired as a deputy shortly after. I graduated from Greenville High School in 2012 and then graduated from Kaskaskia College...

Salute To Service: Michael Gouge, Bond County Sheriff’s Department Courthouse Security

Today’s Salute to Service is Michael Gouge, Bond County Sheriff’s Department Courthouse Security. Gouge has a 27 year career in law enforcement including 23 years with the Federal Bureau of Prisons, and 2 years as...