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

Leitschuh Elected To First Four-Year Term

After serving as Bond County sheriff since February 1, Jim Leitschuh was elected to his first four-year term in Tuesday’s election. He said he was very excited when he realized he won. He said...

BCHD Celebrating World Kindness Day

Bond County Home Health and Hospice along with the rest of Bond County Health Department (BCHD) would like to remind everyone in Bond and surrounding counties to celebrate World Kindness Day on Tuesday, November...

Enduring Freedom Veterans Day Celebration At KC

Kaskaskia College is pleased to announce that Chief Master Sergeant Shane W. Wagner, will be a guest speaker at this year’s “Enduring Freedom” Veterans Day Celebration on Wednesday, November 14 on KC’s main campus....

Highland Man Dies in Single Vehicle Accident in Rural Greenville

A single vehicle accident claimed the life of a Highland man Saturday evening around 11:30PM. 22 year old Gavin Twitty of Highland was traveling northbound on Route 127 about a half mile southeast...

Fourth Fest Date Set

The 2018 Fourth Fest in downtown Greenville was a huge success. The Fourth Fest Committee has been meeting and Committee Chairman Rex Catron said July 6th was selected as the date for the 2019 festival....

Lake Committee Meeting

The Greenville Lake Committee met recently. In past meetings, there has been discussions about persons jumping off the train trestle on the north end of Governor Bond Lake. City Manager Dave Willey reported at the recent...

Greenville Veterans Day Ceremony

The AMVETS Post 140 21st Veterans Day ceremony is Sunday, November 11. Due to Veterans Day being on Sunday, and to avoid conflict with church services, the ceremony starts at 1:00 p.m. with...

Mulberry Grove American Legion Celebrates Veterans Day

The Mulberry Grove American Legion Post 1180 annual Veterans Day potluck dinner is Friday, November 9, at 6:00 p.m., in the Community Building. The Post will provide the meat and drinks. All...

Veterans Day Activities In Highland

Veterans Day activities at Highland High School are Friday, November 9, with breakfast at 7:00 a.m. in the Pups Pen and a program in the gym at 7:30. There is a flag presentation...

GU To Celebrate Armistice Centennial

Greenville University will conduct a brief ceremony Sunday to commemorate the centennial anniversary of the armistice that ended World War I. The celebration will take place on Sunday, November 11th at 10:45 AM on Hogue...