BRADFORD NATIONAL BANK OFFERS FOUR SCHOLARSHIPS IN 2012
Bradford National Bank will award four $1,000 scholarships in 2012, one each to a graduating senior from Greenville, Mulberry Grove, Highland, and Triad High Schools. Scholarship guidelines and applications are available for download at www.bradfordbank.com. Applications are also available at any of their locations in Greenville, Highland, or Marine or from any of the school’s guidance offices. Applications for Highland and Triad students are due by April 15. Greenville and Mulberry Grove students have until May 1. For more information, visit the website www.bradfordbank.com.
CAR FIRE ON I-70 ENGULFS ENTIRE VEHICLE
Greenville Firefighters responded Wednesday, at 8:58 a.m., to the scene of a car fire on I-70 near mile marker 40 The vehicle, driven by Gary Bell of Paris, Illinois, was in the west bound lane. The fire engulfed the entire vehicle and appeared to have started somewhere in the engine, although the specific cause of the fire was undetermined. There were no injuries associated with the incident and firemen were on the scene for 42 minutes.
FIREFIGHTERS INVESTIGATE SMOKE SMELL ON NORTH FIRST STREET
Wednesday, January 18, at 9:09 a.m., Greenville Firefighters responded to a home on North First Street in Greenville to investigate a reported smell of smoke. Firefighters found a piece of plastic had melted on a heating element of a dishwasher. They removed the hazard and advised the owner of the problem. Firefighters were on the scene about 15 minutes.