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The most up to date news for Greenville and Bond County.

City Work Near Bicentennial Park

Plans continue to develop Bicentennial Park at the intersection of Third and Winter Streets in Greenville. Recently, the Bond County Historical Society was given the DeMoulin House, south of the proposed park, and it plans...

Unit Two Safety Drill

There was no school for Bond Unit 2 students last Friday, but district staff members met at the high school for a day of training with student safety in mind. Unit 2 Superintendent Wes Olson...

Charges Filed In Fatal I-64 Accident

On Thursday, Illinois State Police announced the arrest of Brandon J. Bell, a 30 year old resident of O’Fallon, IL. Bell was charged with alleged Aggravated driving under the Influence and Reckless Homicide. The...

SWEC Board Accepting Applications For District III Director Seat

Southwestern Electric Cooperative is accepting applications to fill a District III director seat left vacant by the loss of longtime board member Randy Wolf of St. Elmo. In accordance with the organization’s bylaws, the...

Greenville Police Department September Activity Report

According to the Greenville Police Department September activity report, there was one felony incident, one misdemeanor, two people arrested on warrants, and officers issued eight traffic citations. Police unlocked 37 vehicles and assisted...

Discovery Group For Parkinson’s Disease

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital Highland invites the community to attend a Parkinson’s Discovery Group event on Tuesday, October 23 from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. in the hospital’s Frisse Conference Center. This event provides an...

Red Cross Needs Winter Drive Hosts

Every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. To help meet the constant demand for lifesaving blood donations and prevent blood shortages this winter, the American Red Cross is urging individuals and organizations...

Man Accused Of September Stabbing Appears In Court

A man charged with stabbing three women in Greenville on September 24 appeared in Bond County Circuit County Wednesday morning. Daniel J. Tupou, age 31, was scheduled for a preliminary hearing. The hearing was...

Alorton Man Charged With Cash Store Robberies

An Alorton, IL man made his first court appearance Tuesday on a two-count criminal complaint charging him with Interference with Commerce by Robbery for his alleged involvement in the robbery of two locations of...

Two Injured In I-70 Crash

Illinois State Police are investigating a crash on I-70 in Fayette County that sent a driver and passenger to the hospital. At 10:40 Thursday morning, a semi truck tractor was traveling eastbound near the 53...