Salute To Service

Saluting Active Service Members, Thank you!

Salute to Service: Greenville Police Officer Jacob McClintock

Today’s WGEL Salute to Service is Greenville Police Officer Jacob McClintock. Officer McClintock attended Ramsey High School, where he graduated and continued his education at Lake Land College. While at Lake Land College, he studied...

Salute Special Agent Illinois State Police/Major Illinois National Guard Theodore Tebbe

Today we Salute Special Agent Illinois State Police/Major Illinois National Guard Theodore Tebbe. I’m a ’98 model from St. Rose Elementary and a ’02 model of Central Community High School (Breese). I currently have 19...

Salute To Service: Greenville FPD Volunteer Firefighter Bill Johnston

Today’s WGEL Salute to Service is Greenville FPD Volunteer Firefighter Bill Johnston Today’s Salute to Service is volunteer firefighter Bill Johnston. Bill joined the Greenville Fire Protection District in November of 1979. Bill...

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...

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 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...

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’s Salute to Service Bond County SGT. David Dunn

Sgt. David Dunn.  I graduated from Greenville high school in 1986.  I enlisted in the Army straight out of high school.  I then continued my education at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.  I originally...

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 Officer Casey Brown

Officer Casey Brown graduated from Greenville High School in 2012, from Kaskaskia College in the spring of 2015, and the Police Training Institute in Champaign-Urbana at the end of 2015. Officer Brown began his career...