09-24-2012

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HOMECOMING IN GREENVILLE

The Greenville Comets Varsity Football team was victorious Friday night at home against the Roxana Shells, with a final score of 58-26. The Comets are now 4-1 on the season and will host Pana this Friday night.

Below are several pictures from the parade Friday afternoon.

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BRIAN NALL NEW HOSPITAL PRESIDENT AND CEO AT GREENVILLE REGIONAL

The Greenville Regional Hospital Board of Directors recently announced Brian Nall, of St. Maries, Idaho, will be the new President and CEO at the hospital. Mr. Nall said he is honored to be coming to Greenville with his family.  They have lived in their current community for seven years.  They have two boys, one in college and one in high school.  Nall said he got into health care by accident. He is a trained accountant.  During his senior year, he took an internship at a hospital in Idaho and that turned into a career.  The whole Nall family will come to Greenville together and they are excited to move to the Midwest. They feel like they are joining a new family.  Nall will take over as President and Chief Executive Officer at Greenville Regional Hospital November 1. 

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VFW POST EXCEEDS BLOOD DRIVE GOAL

VFW Post 1377 hosted an American Red Cross blood drive recently and exceeded their goal by 15 units.  Fifty-one persons registered with fifty units collected.  Marlene Roethemeyer received a 17-gallon pin, Rodney Christin a 15-gallon pin, Carole Bohle a 12-gallon pin, Dale Feltmeyer an 8-gallon pin, Marjorie Cuvar a 5-gallon pin, Janice Quick and Robert Baker 2-gallon pins, and Joseph Gruen a 1-gallon pin.  

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RECEPTION PLANNED TO HONOR SESQUICENTENNIAL MEMBERS

The Bicentennial Committee is hard at work preparing for Greenville’s 200th anniversary year.  Bicentennial Steering Committee Chairman John Goldsmith said they wanted to take some time to reflect on the Sesquicentennial in 1965.  Many residents still remember the big celebration and Goldsmith said they will honor the three living officers from the Sesquicentennial: George “Mac” Hughey, Susie Cooper, and Charles Nash.  The reception is Monday, September 24, from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m., at the Glenwood Living Facility.  Several items of memorabilia from the Sesquicentennial will be on display.  For more information about the reception or the Bicentennial, call John Goldsmith at 664-9272.

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KASKASKIA COLLEGE AWARDED MILITARY FRIENDLY SCHOOL TITLE

G.I. Jobs, the premier magazine for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, named Kaskaskia College a Military Friendly School for 2013.  The list is the go-to resource for prospective student veterans searching for schools that provide the right overall experience.  It honors the top fifteen percent of colleges, universities, and trade schools doing the most to embrace America’s military service members as students.  KC President Jim Underwood said, “KC is proud to be listed as a military friendly school.  Making the list means Kaskaskia is doing the right thing for our area veterans who have served our country.” 

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BOND COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY BUSINESS MEETING

The next Bond County Historical Society Business Meeting is Tuesday, September 25, at 7:00 p.m. at the Bond County Housing Authority Building.  For more information, call Sharon Grimes at 664-0097.

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SPORTS

 

COMETS SOCCER

The Comets soccer team came out with a 2-1 win Saturday against Wesclin. Shea Brendel had an assist and the game-winning goal. Ryan Alderman netted the first goal of the match. Lincoln Siebert recorded four saves in goal for the win.

HIGHLAND MAN MAKES FIRST START IN MAJORS

Jake Odorizzi, of Highland, made his first major league start for the Kansas City Royals against the Cleveland Indians Sunday.  Odorizzi pitched 5 and 1/3 innings giving up three runs, one walk, and striking out three.  Odorizzi started very strong holding the Indians scoreless in the first five innings before giving up the three runs in the 6th.  The Royals lost the game 15-4. 


OBITUARIES

Arthur D. Willis

Arthur D. Willis, age 78, of Mulberry Grove, passed away Saturday, September 22 at Fair Oaks Nursing Home. His body will be cremated and a memorial service will be at a later date. Memorials are suggested to the Mulberry Grove Church of Christ or the Mulberry Grove American Legion Post #1180.

Dolores A. “Del” Meyer

Dolores A. “Del” Meyer, age 71, of Bartelso, passed away Friday, September 21 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Belleville.  A funeral Mass of Christian burial will be Monday, at 2:00 p.m. at St. Cecilia Catholic Church in Bartelso.  Burial will be in St. Cecilia Cemetery.  Friends may call Sunday, from 2:00 - 6:00 p.m. and Monday, from 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at the Moss Funeral Home in Germantown.  Memorials are suggested to the donor’s choice.

Glenda K. Tobin Wells

Glenda K. Tobin Wells, age 52, of Huey, passed away Friday, September 21 at her daughter’s residence.  Funeral services will be Monday, at 7:00 p.m. at the Zieren Day Funeral Home.  Friends may call Monday, from 5:00 p.m. until service time at the funeral home.  Memorials are suggested to her family.

Linda K. Swain

Linda K. Swain, age 58, of Pocahontas, passed away Sunday, September 23 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Highland.  Funeral arrangements for 58 year-old Linda K. Swain are incomplete at the Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland.

Marvin L. Stille

Marvin L. Stille, age 78, of Alhambra, passed away Saturday, September 22 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Highland. Funeral services will be Wednesday, at 10:00 a.m., at the Salem United Church of Christ.  Burial will be in Salem Cemetery.  Friends may call Tuesday, from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. and Wednesday, from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the church.  Memorials are suggested to the Salem United Church of Christ or HACSM.  Dauderman Mortuary in Alhambra is in charge of arrangements.

Richard A. Radtke

Richard A. Radtke, age 86, of Highland, passed away Sunday, September 23 at his home.  Funeral arrangements for 86 year-old Richard A. Radtke are incomplete at the Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland.

Stephen N. Hoiles

Stephen N. Hoiles, age 75, of Greenville, passed away Friday, September 21 at his home.  Memorial services will be Tuesday, November 20, at 2:00 p.m. at the Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home.  Friends may call Tuesday, November 20, from noon until service time at the funeral home.  In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Greenville Public Library, Bond County Hospice, or Greenville Regional Hospital.

Thomas G. Marti

Thomas G. Marti, age 56, of Highland, passed away Friday, September 21 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Highland. Funeral services will be Tuesday, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Paul Catholic Church in Highland. Burial will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery. Friends may call Monday, from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. and Tuesday, from 8:00 - 9:30 a.m. at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland. Memorials are suggested to Clinton County Rehabilitation Center, St. Paul Catholic Church in Highland, or the Special Olympics.


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