The Comets were winners over Staunton and Roxana. Greenville shot a 173 and was led by Jordan Wright with a 39 which earned him honors as match medalist. Wright had a birdie and four pars.
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The 8th grade Lady Bluejays lost the Hillsboro Tournament Consolation title game 21-14 to Piasa Southwestern. Kayla Gray and Carsen Funneman each had 4 points. Funneman also had 9 rebounds.
The Lady Bluejays 7th grade squad won the consolation trophy at the Hillsboro Tournament with a 28-21 win over Vandalia. Cheyenne Rogier had 9 points and 10 rebounds.
Tonight on WGEL it’s the big conference battle as the Comets go to Hillsboro. Both teams are ranked top ten in the state and are undefeated. Following that game, you can hear the tape delay broadcast of the Highland Bulldogs’ homecoming game versus Bethalto.
Jewell Cookson, age 78 of Collinsville, passed away Monday (9/25) at Gateway Regional Hospital in Granite City. Funeral services for 78-year-old Jewell Cookson are today at 1PM at the Fairview Heights Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Visitation is from 11am until 1PM today at the church. Jewell Cookson was the mother of Shirley Cline of Pierron, Beverly Joiner of Mulberry Grove, and Robin Hanebrink of Greenville.
Chloe Smith, age 92 of Springfield, MO and formerly of Coffeen, passed away Wednesday (9/27) at Magnolia Square Nursing Home in Springfield, MO. Funeral services for 90-year-old Chloe Smith are Saturday at 2PM at the Toberman-Dean Funeral Home in Coffeen. Visitation is tonight from 5-8PM at the funeral home.
Saturday: Partly Cloudy 30% of Showers High: 70 Low: 58
Sunday: Partly Sunny High: 75 Low: 62
Join us this Sunday for WGEL's Public Affairs Program. Our guest this week will be Carol Knight who is a volunteer and coordinator for Character Education. Carol will be talking to us about Character Education and Development and will also discuss a seminar she attended over the summer. That's Public Affairs this Sunday following our noon Bond County Area News here on WGEL.
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