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LOCAL NEWS

WGEL recently shared an update on the branding project the City of Greenville is working on. Greenville City Manager Dave Willey talked with...

Many pedestrians don’t realize the dangers of walking and texting. Greenville Chief Police Lou Lorton told WGEL his thoughts about the problem, which...

FFA chapters from numerous schools throughout the region gathered at the Bond County Fairgrounds Friday for the Section 19 Dairy Judging Contest. Greenville...

SPORTS

Greenville College men's basketball coach Dr. George Barber has been named the 2015 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference's Lee McKinney Distinguished Service Award winner....

Comets JV baseball defeated Alton Marquette 8-4 Thursday. Andy Cruthis had the complete game Win. Varsity baseball fell to Alton Marquette, 8-4.

Lady Comets softball were defeated at home by Alton Marquette today 12-0. Host Litchfield on Friday.

OBITUARIES

Bernita R. Kohrmann, age 88, of Germantown, passed away Thursday, April 16 at Countryside Manor in Aviston. A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial...

Robert H. Gaffner, age 82, of Greenville, passed away Sunday, April 12, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Chesterfield, MO. Funeral services for 82...

Clifford R. Dicus, age 86, of Trenton, passed away Wednesday, April 15 at his home. Graveside services for 86 year old Clifford R....