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LOCAL NEWS

Smithboro RR Crossing To Close

The CSX Railroad crossing at Smithboro will be closed for work beginning Monday, July 25. The Bond County Sheriff’s Department told WGEL they...

Unit 2 Concussion Team

An Illinois law requires that school districts issue directives regarding procedures to follow when an athlete suffers a concussion. At its recent meeting, the Unit...

4th St Sewer Project

Installation of a sewer line on South Fourth Street in Greenville will begin soon. City Manager Dave Willey said the notice to proceed has been...

KPD Optimistic For Grant

Kingsbury Park District is optimistic that the new Illinois budget includes money for the Open Space Land Acquisition and Development Program (OSLAD). Park District Director...

Meeting On KC LPN Program In Vandalia

A large group of Vandalia citizens attended a Community Meeting this week at the KC Vandalia Campus to listen to comments from KC President,...

SPORTS

New Golf Record At Country Club

Former Comets golfer Michael Wernle of Greenville shot a 9 under par 63 to set a new course record for 18 holes at the...

Senators Baseball Wraps Season

The Watson’s Senators Junior Legion baseball team in Greenville concluded its summer season with a tournament over the weekend in Decatur. Coach Todd Hutchinson said...

GHS Sound System

A new sound system is being installed this week at the Greenville High School football field. Athletic Director Joe Alstat said the sports boosters provided...

KC Cheerleading Camp

The Kaskaskia College Cheerleading Program recently hosted a camp at the KC Gym. The camp was instructed by KC coach Andrea Utley and...

KC Athletic Teams & Athletes Honored

Kaskaskia College has announced that its men’s basketball, women’s cross country; men’s tennis; baseball, volleyball, women’s golf, women’s soccer and softball teams have been...

OBITUARIES

Ricky Wyant

Ricky Wyant, age 59 of Mulberry Grove, Illinois, passed away at 7:25 p.m. Sunday July 17, 2016 following a motorcycle accident one mile north...

Joseph D. “Joe” Gamboa

Joseph D. "Joe" Gamboa, age 55 of Highland, IL, died Tuesday, July 19, 2016, at his residence in rural Highland, IL. He was born November...

David L. Cluck, Sr.

David L. Cluck, Sr., age 65 of Carlyle, passed away on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, at Mercy Hospital in St. Louis. Mr. Cluck was...

Nancy S. Mitchell Wise

Nancy S. Mitchell Wise, age 63 of Glen Carbon and formerly of Breese, passed away at Eden Village Care Center in Glen Carbon on...

Aaron J. Crosby

Aaron J. Crosby, age 43 of Albers, born May 20, 1973 in Geneseo, IL, entered into rest on Monday, July 18, 2016 at his...

 

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