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Kennedy Quick & Braeden Links Named MGHS Homecoming Royalty

The Mulberry Grove High School homecoming coronation was Saturday night. Kennedy Quick was crowned the queen and Braeden Links is king. Retiring royalty included Queen Alyssa Dothager and King Joey Linnaberry. Additional members of the...

Annual Joint Review Board Meeting For City TIF Districts

The annual meeting of the Joint Review Board, to look at the four city of Greenville TIF districts, was held December 3 at city hall. In attendance were representatives from local taxing districts, Howard Elmore...

Variance Approved By Board Of Adjustments

The Greenville Board of Adjustments met Tuesday evening and approved a variance matter. A brief public hearing was held on Kenneth Burge’s request to receive a variance from the garage size limitation in the...

Volunteers & Community Come Together To Help Taylorville

On Friday U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) thanked volunteers and community members who have worked to help clean up damage in his hometown of Taylorville after the town was hit by a tornado on...

MG FFA Takes Second In Dairy Foods Competition

On Thursday December 6th, 2018 the Mulberry Grove FFA participated in the Section 19 Dairy Foods competition held in Hillsboro, IL. Mulberry Grove took 2nd place out of 9 schools. As individuals, three...

Knights Of Columbus Pancake And Sausage Day

The Greenville Knights of Columbus pancake and sausage day is Saturday, December 15, in the St. Lawrence Catholic Church, with serving from 7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. The cost is $7.00 for adults,...

Carlyle 4H Member On 4th Place Team In IL

The Illinois 4-H team claimed fourth place out of 17 teams in the National 4-H Dairy Quiz Bowl contest held Nov. 2 in Louisville, Ky. The team includes Emma Carlson of Boone County, Payton...

Greenville First United Methodist Church Sponsors Blood Drive

The Greenville First United Methodist Church sponsored an American Red Cross blood drive recently in their fellowship hall. Twenty-five people registered with 17 units collected. The Red Cross goal was 12 units....

Multiple Drug Charges In Bond County

Five people have been recently charged in Bond County Circuit Court with alleged drug offenses. Shari Pace, age 55, of Greenville, is charged with allegedly possessing less than 5 grams of methamphetamine, a Class 3...

Piety Art Gallery Opening In Greenville

A new art gallery is opening in Greenville. Piety’s Art Gallery will be at 122 South Second Street, on the northeast corner of the intersection of South and Second. An opening reception will take place Saturday...