ABE LINCOLN ENVELOPE DESIGN CONTEST
The Illinois Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission has announced a statewide envelope design contest. Contestants may be from Kindergarten to adult, with the winning designs to be featured on special limited-edition envelopes. These envelopes will be sold before and during the February 2009 Lincoln Bicentennial. Contest entries will be accepted through November 1, 2008. For more information go to the website at:www.lincoln200.net .
KASKASKIA COLLEGE BOARD OF TRUSTEES WORK SESSION
The Kaskaskia College Board of Trustees will meet Tuesday, September 9th, at 6:00 PM, in the boardroom for a work session. The board will address the fitness center project, road and sidewalk planning for student housing traffic, and access to proposed tennis courts.
HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL
In a game heard live on WGEL Radio, the Greenville Comets beat Alton Marquette on Friday the final score was 33-9. The Comets are now 2-0 on the season.
The Comets JV team will play at Roxana.
HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS TENNIS
Greenville Lady Comets lost to Hillsboro. The Lady Comets will today at Teutopolis.
JUNIOR HIGH BASEBALL
The Greenville Bluejays lost two games against Triad. The A team lost 14-3, and the B team lost 16-0.
HIGH SCHOOL GOLF
The Comets golf team took fourth in the Raymond Tournament at Indian Springs over the weekend. Tanner Neese was the Comets low scorer, Tanner shot an 80.
HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL
The Lady Comets Varsity volleyball team won in two games over Roxana on Thursday. The Lady Comets are 2-0 on the season. The JV team lost to Roxana and are now 1-1.
GERALD V. RINDERER
Gerald V. Rinderer, age 76, of Greenville, passed away Saturday, September 6th, at his home. A memorial service for 76 year-old Gerald V. Rinderer will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Bond County Hospice. The Young Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
CLEMENT J. DEAR
93 yr old Clement J. Dear passed away Friday September 5th in Fenton MO. Visitation for Clement J. Dear will be Monday Sept. 8th from 3:00PM until 8:00PM at the Jay Smith Funeral Home in Fenton Mo. Funeral Services are Tuesday at 10:30 am in Fenton. Burial will be 4:00PM Tuesday at Montrose Cemetery in Greenville.
THE WGEL SECRET WORD IS GIVEN MONDAY THRU FRIDAY IN THE 11AM, NOON, 1 & 2PM HOURS. WRITE IT DOWN AND WHEN WE CALL, YOU COULD WIN $50.