MARION MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO BANK ROBBERY
Frederick G. Goosby, age 36, of Marion, Illinois, pled guilty recently to a one-count indictment, charging him with bank robbery. The violation occurred August 3, 2009 in Murphysboro, Illinois. The offense carries a penalty of up to 20 years imprisonment, a fine of up to $250,000 and a term of three years supervised release.
COMETS MOVE ON TO THIRD ROUND
The Greenville Comets football team won a nail-biter Saturday afternoon, beating Fairfield 29-21 at Fairfield. The Comets were behind at halftime 15-7 but scored three touchdowns in the third quarter to take a 29-15 lead. Then the Comets defense once again held an opponent to one score in the second half to win 29-21. The Comets will now host the Pana Panthers in the third round of the playoffs. Pana defeated Anna Jonesboro 36-29 at Pana Saturday. The Comets vs Pana game is Saturday at 2PM and you can hear the game live on WGEL Radio.
Gregory "Greg" Boudouris, age 50, of Greenville, passed away Saturday, November 7 at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis. Funeral services for 50 year-old Greg Boudouris will be Thursday, at 10:00 a.m. at Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home in Greenville. Burial will be in Mt. Auburn Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. at Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home in Greenville. Memorials may be made to the First Christian Church.
Michele A. Pish, age 32, of Carlyle, formally of Highland, passed away Thursday, November 5 in Mt. Vernon. Funeral services for 32 year-old Michele Pish will be Wednesday, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Paul Catholic Church in Highland. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery in Shiloh. Visitation will be Tuesday, from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. and Wednesday, from 8:00 - 9:30 a.m. at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland. Memorials may be made to N.A.O.M.I.
Samuel A. Roniger, age 58, of Alhambra, formally of Highland, passed away Friday, November 6 at his residence. Funeral arrangements for 58 year-old Samuel Roniger are pending at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland.
BROOKE LEANN WILLIAMS
Brooke Leann Williams, age 18, of Pocahontas, passed away Thursday, November 5 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Highland. Funeral services for 18 year-old Brooke Williams will be Tuesday, at 2:00 p.m. at Young Funeral Home in Greenville. Friends may call Monday, from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to Shriner's Hospital or St. Jude's Hospital.
WILLIAM D. MYERS
William D. Myers, age 94, of Greenville, passed away Thursday, November 5 at his home. Funeral services for 94 year-old William Myers will be Tuesday, at 11:00 a.m. at the Wisetown Baptist Church. Friends may call Monday, from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home in Greenville. Memorials are suggested to the Wisetown Baptist Church or Wisetown Cemetery.
MABEL TURNER MCFARLAND
Mabel Turner McFarland, age 93, of Greenville, passed away Thursday, November 5 at Greenville Regional Hospital. Funeral services for 93 year-old Mabel McFarland will be Wednesday, at 2:00 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Hazel Dell Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday, from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home in Greenville. Memorials are suggested to the First United Methodist Church or Hazel Dell Cemetery.
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