Salute To Service

Saluting Active Service Members, Thank you!

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’s Salute to Service Illinois State Police Special Agent Matthew Bradford

Today's Salute to Service is Special Agent Matthew Bradford, Illinois State Police.  Special Agent Bradford joined the ISP after graduating from the Illinois State Police Academy in 2014.  He's a 2013 Grad from SIUE...

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...

Today’s Salute to Service Bond County Deputy John Barnes

Deputy Barnes is a 1994 graduate from DuQuoin High School, and Kaskaskia College in 1997. Barnes also graduated from Greenville University in 1999. Deputy Barnes joined the Sheriff's department in 2012 and has also worked...

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...

Salute to Service A Message from Greenville Police Chief Scott Workman

This is Greenville Police Department Chief of Police Scott Workman. Over the past few weeks, WGEL has recognized members of the Greenville Police Department for their Salute to Service. I myself would like to...

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...

Today’s Salute to Service Message from Sheriff Jim Leitschuh

This week's Salute to Service is a message from Sheriff Jim Leitschuh to the community.  Please take a listen below: Salute to Service Made Possible by: Bradford National Bank Donnewald Distributing L and B Flooring in Greenville

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...

Sgt. Deb Keserauskis Greenville Police Department

Sgt. Deb Keserauskis joined the Greenville Police department in 1990 and served until her retirement in 2020. Keserauskis started her law enforcement career in St. Elmo in 1988 before joining the Greenville PD. Keserauskis was the...