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

MG Board Of Education Approves 2018-19 Budget Proposal

The Mulberry Grove Board of Education met Monday with a budget proposal hearing at 6:45 p.m. and the regular meeting at 7:00. Superintendent Steve Phillips presented the proposed budget for 2018-2019. He...

August Unit 2 Personnel Update

At Monday night’s meeting of the Bond County Unit 2 school board, Unit 2 Superintendent Wes Olson said the new school year, which began for students last Thursday, is off to a good start....

Prisoner Van Involved In I-70 Accident

Greenville Police responded to an accident this morning at 12:18, on Interstate 70 in the westbound lanes at the 41 mile marker. According to information from the police department, a prisoner van hit...

Fire Alarm At Greenville Nursing & Rehab

Firemen went to Greenville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Tuesday afternoon. A resident activated an alarm pull station after seeing smoke coming from a room heater. It was determined the smoke was caused by a...

Greenville Asphalt Program Underway

Work has started on Greenville’s asphalt road program for 2018. Bill Grider, city public works superintendent, said curb repair will be done in several areas along Killarney and Spruce Street first. Milling work will...

Gas Pump At Governor Bond Lake

Boaters on Governor Bond Lake will soon be apple to purchase gasoline at Buzzard Bay Marina using a credit card. At the August meeting, the Greenville City Council approved the installation of the gas pump. City...

Grant For Weekend Backpack Program

The Illinois Education Association Foundation is proud to announce that it has awarded a $1,000 grant to members of the Greenville Education Association. Lauren Vohlken, Amanda O’Regan, and Lauren Hahn applied for the grant as...

Greenville Mosquito Control Program

The City of Greenville is continuing its mosquito control program through the end of September. City crews spray weekly, with the target day being Wednesday starting at about 7 p.m., however the day of spraying...

Clinton County Man Sentenced For Unlawful Asbestos Removal

On August 16, 2018, Joseph Michael Kehrer, 63, was sentenced to five months of imprisonment for failing to notify regulatory authorities before removing asbestos material, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois,...

No NAMI Meeting In August And September

The National Alliance on Mental Illness Support Group which usually meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month, from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m., in the St. Lawrence Church Posch Center in Greenville, will not meet...