GREENVILLE COLLEGE RANKED AMONG TOP MIDWEST REGIONAL COLLEGES
Greenville College was recently ranked among the top Midwest regional colleges in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges. Vice President for Enrollment Michael Ritter said, “We believe attending Greenville College is among the best investments a student can make in their future. We hope this recognition allows more students to learn about the experience they may have here.” The U.S. News Best College rankings assess schools based on academic reputation, student retention rates, faculty resources, student selectivity, financial resources, graduation, rate, and alumni giving. Greenville College is one of about 1400 colleges ranked in one of several categories. For more information or to schedule a campus visit, call 664-6752.
The Comets soccer team defeated East Alton Wood River 2-0 Monday night. Goals were scored by Toby Gamino and Nicolai Sorensen. James Wilhite was credited with the game-winning assist. Lincoln Siebert had two saves in the shutout victory.
LADY COMETS TENNIS
The Varsity Lady Comets tennis team lost to St. Anthony in Effingham 9-0 Monday. The only 3 set match was Katie Filby who lost to their #6 singles player 6-2, 4-6, 6-4. Tuesday's match is at Lewis and Clark College against Alton Marquette.
Linda K. Swain
Linda K. Swain, age 58, of Pocahontas, passed away Sunday, September 23 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Highland. Funeral services will be Friday, at 11:00 a.m. at Cornerstone Ministries in Litchfield. Burial will be in Bartlett Cemetery in Edwardsville. Friends may call Friday, from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the church. Memorials are suggested to the family. Spengel-Boulanger Funeral home in Highland is in charge of arrangements.
Roger Blankenship, age 78, of Keyesport, passed away Monday, September 24 at Fayette County Hospital. Funeral arrangements for 78 year-old Roger Blankenship are incomplete at the Zieren Day Funeral Home in Carlyle.
Richard A. Radtke
US Army Retired Colonel Richard A. Radtke, age 86, of Highland, passed away Sunday, September 23 at his home. Funeral services will be Friday, at 10:00 a.m., at the First Baptist Church in Highland. Burial will be in Forest Home Cemetery in Forest Park. Friends may call Thursday, from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. and Friday, from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the church. Memorials are suggested to the Disabled American Veterans, Wounded Warriors, St. Joseph’s Hospital Foundation, MACSM, or a church, synagogue, or mosque of the donor’s choice. The Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland is in charge of arrangements.
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