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LOCAL NEWS

Fayette County Accident Sends Two To Hospital

A single vehicle accident Wednesday, July 18, on Rt. 51, resulted in the driver and passenger going to the hospital. According to the...

Humane Society Open House

Area residents are invited to visit the Bond County Humane Society facility in Greenville for a special event Saturday. WGEL’s Ryan Mifflin talked to Society...

Mulberry Grove Flushing Hydrants

Employees of the Village of Mulberry Grove will be flushing hydrants July 23, 24, and 25, beginning at 9:00 a.m. daily. Residents may...

Food Pantry Donation Problem

The Bond County Food Pantry, located at the Bond County Senior Center in Greenville, is always in need of donations. Senior Center Executive Director Jill...

County Board Talks Ambulances, Facilities

The bulk of Tuesday night’s Bond County Board meeting was spent talking about the special service district agreement, which provides ambulance service to Bond...

SPORTS

One Spot Left In Comets Golf Scramble

One 8 a.m. spot is available for Friday’s Comets Golf Scramble at the Greenville Country Club. Coach Todd Cantrill said the scramble has been a...

Another Tourney For Senators

The Watson’s Senators Junior Legion baseball team continued to play good baseball over the weekend. Watson’s won two of three games to finish second in...

Grand Nationals Wrap Up In Greenville

It was a very successful Eastern Grand National event last Wednesday through Saturday at the I-70 Quarter Midget Track in Greenville. A total of 189...

Senators Second In Tourney

The Watson’s Senators’ Junior Legion baseball team finished second the weekend of July 7 & 8 in the five-team Bethalto Tournament. The Greenville team won...

Gauge Brauns On Illinois Open

Former Greenville Comet golfer Gauge Brauns shot a 69 at the Red Tail Run Golf Course in Decatur to qualify for the Illinois Open...

OBITUARIES

Wayne E. Hoffman

Wayne E. Hoffman, age 89, passed away Monday, July 16, 2018 at Beecher Manor in Beecher, Illinois. Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Wednesday,...

Ramona K. Lallish

Ramona K. Lallish, nee Booth, age 59, of Greenville, IL passed away Monday, July 16, 2018 at her home. Funeral services will be conducted...

Rose Ann Hanke

Rose Ann Hanke, age 73 of Ferrin, passed away at St. Louis University Hospital on Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Mrs. Hanke was...

David Lee Goodin

David Lee Goodin, age 69 of Carlyle, was taken to his eternal home surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at...

Charles O. Wineinger

Charles O. Wineinger, age 81, of Pocahontas, passed away Sunday, July 15 at his home. Funeral services for 81 year old Charles O....

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