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Pocahontas Center Character Education Students Of The Month

The Pocahontas Center has announced their Character Education Students of the Month for March. The word this month is "Caring". Back Row, L to R: Justin Wilson, Myka Wesbrook, Dylan Breiner, Taylor Shepherd, Shyanne Bovinett, Jaxon...

Additional Unit 2 School Board Action

At this week’s Unit 2 School Board meeting, the board set the graduation date for Greenville Junior High on June 2nd.  Junior high graduation for Pocahontas and Sorento will be June 3rd. The board’s February...

32 Juniors And Seniors Join Honors Society

Unit 2 High School held its annual National Honors Society induction ceremony Monday evening. Guidance Counselor Steve Dannaman told us 32 juniors and seniors were inducted into the Society. “Basically, they’re selected by a committee,”...

County Clerk Has Smooth Night With Primary Election Process

Bond County Clerk Randy Reitz says his office had a smooth night tabulating results from Tuesday’s primary election. I’d like to take the time to really thank all the hard workers who worked ,” said...

House Fire On Second Street

Greenville firefighters responded Tuesday at 11:02 p.m. to a report of a house fire in the 600 block of South Second Street. According to the fire report, the cause of the fire is believed...

Unit 2 School Board Makes Several Cuts In Personnel

At this week’s Unit 2 School Board meeting, the board made several cuts to personnel after an executive session. The board voted to issue a notice of non-renewal of certified staff to Kari Massa....

Uncle Pleads Guilty To Killing Niece

The Watson, IL man accused of killing his seven-year-old niece is changing his plea. Justin DeRyke now says he’s guilty.  He stabbed Willow Long several times back in September then put her body in...

Montgomery County Election Results

In Montgomery County on Tuesday, Ann E. Callis won the Democrat vote for the 13th Congressional District, receiving 591 votes over George Gollin and David L. Green. On the Republican ticket, Rodney Davis won...

Clinton County Election Results

Tuesday in Clinton County, Mike Kreke won the Clinton County Board republican race for District 3 with 412 votes over Pam Mueller who received 170 votes. In the close Republican race for County Board...

Madison County Election Results

Tuesday in Madison County John D. Lakin won the Democratic race for sheriff with 7,929 votes over Bob Hertz who received 4,401 votes. In the Democratic race for Regional Superintendent of Schools in Calhoun, Greene,...