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Ragtime Band Performing At DeMoulin Museum

The Ragged Blade Band, a St. Louis-based ensemble specializing in early 20th century music, will perform a free concert Saturday, Sept. 22 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. at the DeMoulin Museum in Greenville. ...

Constitution Week

September 17-23 is Constitution Week and the Benjamin Mills Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution is celebrating. Constitution Week commemorates the signing of the Constitution of the...

Carlyle Lake Area Nature Society Quarterly Meeting

The Carlyle Lake Area Nature Society quarterly meeting and annual fall potluck is Thursday, September 20, in the Olympic Pavilion, by the Carlyle Sailing Association at Hazlet State Park north of Carlyle. Members...

Donations For Project Parenting Following Fire

Saturday’s fire at the Bond County Unit 2 building affected the Project Parenting Program. The public can help the program continue providing services to children and families by donating diapers and wipes. While Huggies...

Simple Room Construction Underway

Work is progressing on the construction of a new, bigger building for the Simple Room in Greenville. The steel beams have been erected at the site, which is the block along South Fifth Street, just...

Another Fun Paws In the Park Saturday

The 15th annual Bond County Humane Society Paws In The Park event was Saturday at Patriot’s Park. Humane Society President Rachel Hundsdorfer said attendance was down a little this year, but those attending had a...

PHOTOS: Hills Fort Rendezvous Saturday

The annual Hills Fort Rendezvous was held this weekend at the Hills Fort replica site on the grounds of the American Farm Heritage Museum. We'll have more from the event in our Bond...

Clerk On Election Security Training

Election security was the major topic of discussion at the recent Illinois Association of County Clerks and Recorders Fall Conference in Springfield. Bond County Clerk Meg Sybert reported representatives from federal, state and local levels...

Ameren Urges Farm Safety

As part of National Farm Safety and Health Week 2018 (September 16-22), Ameren Illinois is reminding farmers to take safety precautions around electric and natural gas infrastructure during the fall harvest season. Reports of accidents...

Greenville VFW Sponsors Blood Drive

Greenville VFW Post 1377 sponsored an American Red Cross blood drive Thursday, September 13. Forty-three people registered with 32 units of whole blood and ten units of red blood cells collected. ...