HEAVY RAINS, BUT LITTLE DAMAGE
Heavy rains pushed through the Bond County area Friday afternoon. Although multiple thunderstorms moved through the area, only one report of a tree down was received at the Bond County Sherriff’s Department. This tree fell and slowed traffic on a portion of Franklin Street. No other damage or car accidents have been reported. Major damage was suffered in Madison County and further south throughout Illinois. In Alton, the third floor of one building was completely lifted off.
E-MAIL SCAM WARNING
James Stever, from the Bond County State's Attorney's Office, warns you of possible e-mail scams on your computer. Unsolicited e-mail or "spam" is the beginning for most e-mail scams. These e-mails are designed to look authentic but are intended to compromise your computer or obtain personal information. There are some things you can to which will minimize your chances of being a victim. Filter spam and do not trust unsolicited e-mail. Treat all e-mail attachments with caution and do not click links in e-mail messages. Install anti-virus software and a personal firewall and keep them up-to-date. Utilizing these simple suggestions may eliminate future problems with identity theft.
ALBERT J SHELBY
Albert J. Shelby, age 82 of Mulberry Grove passed away Thursday, May 7th at St. Joseph's Hospital in Highland. Funeral services for Albert Shelby will be 2PM Monday, May 11, at Young Funeral Home in Greenville. Burial will follow in McInturff Cemetery in Vandalia with military honors by Mulberry Grove American Legion Post #1180. Visitation will be Monday after 10am at Young Funeral Home. Memorial contributions are suggested to the family.
CYRIL J. SPENGEL
Cryil J. Spengel, age 95, of Highland, passed away Wednesday, May 6, at Faith Care Center in Highland. Funeral services for 95 year-old Cryil Spengel will be Wednesday, at 10:00 AM, at St. Paul Catholic Church in Highland. Burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday from 5:00 - 8:00 PM and Wednesday, from 8:00 - 9:30 AM, at the Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland. Memorials are suggested in the form of Masses or to Hospice of Southern Illinois.
JASON F. "JAY" HARSY
Jason F. "Jay" Harsy age 22, formally of Highland, passed away Thursday, May 7, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Funeral services for 22 year-old Jason Harsy will be 10am Monday, May 10th, at Sunset Memorial Park in DuQuoin, burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Park. Visitation is Sunday from 4PM until 8PM at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland.
KATHRYN ALICE ANDRES KELSEY
Kathryn Alice Andrews Kelsey, age 96 of Greenville passed away Thursday, May 7th at St. Luke's Hospital in Chesterfield, MO. Graveside funeral services for Kathryn Kelsey will be 10am Monday, May 11, at Montrose Cemetery in Greenville. Visitation will be Sunday from 3 until 6PM at Young Funeral Home in Greenville. Memorial contributions are suggested to The Simple Room.
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