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Car Show a Huge Success Saturday

After a rainy week, the weather cooperated Saturday for a very successful fourth Greenville Graffiti Car Show in downtown Greenville. It was a record show with over 200 vehicles on display. A large crowd...

Salvation Army Bell Ringing

Salvation Army bell ringing is underway. Last Saturday, 4-H members and the Mulberry Grove American Legion were busy manning the red kettles and collecting money. Collections points are Capri IGA and Dollar General. ...

Legislators Urged To Support Hospitals & Oppose Medicaid Cuts

According to information from Greenville Regional Hospital CEO Brian Nall, the Board of Trustees and Directors of Greenville Regional Hospital passed a resolution urging Senator Kyle McCarter and Representative John Cavaletto to support hospitals...

Greenville Regional Hospital President & CEO Brian Nall Provides GRH Medical Group Family Practice...

Greenville Regional Hospital President & CEO Brian Nall recently provided this update to the community regarding the Greenville Regional Hospital Medical Group Family Practice… Since our announced intent to affiliate, HSHS Medical Group has been...

Hills Fort Hosts Unit 2 Fifth Graders

As part of their living history weekend, commemorating the 200th anniversary of an attack on Hills Fort, the Hills Fort Society hosted all Bond County Unit 2 fifth graders Friday at the fort replica...

Avenue Of Flags To Be Flown Friday In Mulberry Grove

The Mulberry Grove American Legion Post 1180 will raise the Avenue of Flags at the Mulberry Grove Cemetery Friday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day.  The 120 casket flags will be raised at...

Greenville Bicentennial Begins Sponsorship Campaign

The Greenville Bicentennial Board will launch its sponsorship campaign this week. Although the Bicentennial celebration isn’t until 2015, funds are needed now to secure some of the featured performers and entertainment. Sponsorship brochures are...

Bond County Board Makes Appointments

In their most recent meeting the Bond County Board made numerous appointments to boards and committees. Yvette Hall was appointed to the Mulberry Grove Sanitation Board. Larry Watts was appointed to the Smithboro Fire Protection District...

City Health Insurance

At a recent special meeting of the Greenville City Council, a policy for employee health insurance was renewed with the Aetna Insurance Company. With no changes in the plan, the cost will increase 3.17 percent....

Mt. Vernon Man Dies Sunday As Limb Comes Through Roof

A Mt. Vernon man died Sunday evening in his residence due to a storm. Jefferson County Coroner Eddie Joe Marks said 72-year-old James Dotts was sitting on the side of his bed in his mobile...