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12 Year Old Located After Search

At 6:16 P.M. Monday, the Highland-Pierron Fire Department was called to assist the Bond County Sherriff’s Department in searching for a 12 year old male, who had been reported missing at 5:14 P.M. by...

Drug Arrests In Hillsboro

According to Montgomery County Undersheriff Rick Robbins, Kasey R. Hodge, age 28, of Raymond and Richard P. Ross, age 43, of Hillsboro, were taken into custody Friday, January 20, for alleged possession of methamphetamine...

Law Enforcement Says Thanks

The Bond County Law Enforcement Association has issued a statement, thanking the Bond County community for their support. The statement, issued by the BCLEA board says, “The Bond County Law Enforcement Association would...

BNB Sponsors Academic Foundation Gala

Bradford National Bank continues its tradition of supporting local organizations and events, with its double platinum sponsorship of the Bond County Unit #2 Academic Foundation Light the Way Gala. The sponsorship was announced...

GC Students Learn Juggling

Friday afternoon, students in Greenville College’s inter-term juggling class gave a demonstration of their new juggling skills on Scott Field on the campus. Click below to hear WGEL’s Ryan Mifflin talk with, Larry...

Sorento Students Of The Month

Sorento School recently recognized their December students of the month (pictured above). Students recognized include (first row): Carter Youtz, Ava Laggermann, Doug Mims, Ramzi Stefanisin, Oscar Scarborough, Grace Byock. (second row): Abbie...

GES Students Of The Month

The December students of the month at Greenville Elementary School were recently recognized. The Character Education word of the month was service. Students in grades kindergarten through fifth were presented certificates by Principal...

ISP Warn Of Scam

The Illinois State Police (ISP) is warning the public of a phone scam that is currently circulating throughout the state. Several individuals have reported to the ISP that they have received automated messages...

Pilots Association Annual Meeting

The Greenville Pilots Association held their annual lunch get-together meeting at the Greenville airport Saturday. Click below to hear association president Tom Stiles talk about a special award the pilots gave to David Knight,...

Degler Top 15 In State Pageant

Miss Bond County Fair Queen Abigail Degler did an outstanding job of representing the county this past weekend in the Miss Illinois County Fair queen pageant. At the pageant, held in Springfield Thursday through Sunday,...