MANY VOLUNTEERS AT 2013 GREENVILLE REGIONAL HOSPITAL HEALTH FAIR
The Greenville Regional Hospital Health Fair was Friday, April 5 at the Greenville First United Methodist Church. Many volunteers worked to help make the health fair a success. Ryan Mifflin, Director of Marketing, Communication, and Advancement at Greenville Regional Hospital said they have about 50 people who work for the few weeks prior to the health fair. On health fair day, approximately 300 community persons and auxiliary members volunteer and health fair planners appreciate their gifts of time and talents.
Many individuals fasted for 12 hours prior to the event
so they could take advantage of the low-cost comprehensive blood test.
A St. Louis woman enjoys a free massage.
drove from St. Louis to participate in this year's event and said,
"It's well worth the drive."
14 free tests and screenings were available, including vision testing.
Dozens of local, state, and national organizations set up booths in the church gymnasium.
The Bond County Health Department provided a wide range of information.
Overall, it was another large crowd at this year's Greenville Regional Hospital Health Fair.
FRED BAUMBERGER HONORED FOR 60 YEARS OF ACTIVE SERVICE TO AMERICAN LEGION
Greenville American Legion Post #282 recently presented Fred Baumberger with a certificate honoring his 60 years of service to the Legion. In addition to his work for the Legion, Baumberger served as the Farm Reporter on WGEL from 1997 to 2010.
Commander Mac Hughey reading aloud from the certificate Fred Baumberger received
after 60 years of active service with the Bond County American Legion.
GREENVILLE CANDIDATES CONSOLIDATED ELECTION 2013
The Consolidated Election is Tuesday, April 9. Alan Gaffner is running unopposed for re-election as Greenville City Mayor. Two individuals will be elected to the Greenville City Council. Lisa M. Stephens, Michael J. Heath, and Roger R. Sanders are candidates for those two seats.
MULBERRY GROVE CANDIDATES CONSOLIDATED ELECTION 2013
In Mulberry Grove, Michael Henrichsmeyer is running against George Schofield for Village President. Cherie Henson, Jim Blankenship, Mark Wilkerson, Mary Willis, Brooke Earnest, and Jana Oldham are running for the three village trustee positions. Candice Widger is running unopposed for village clerk.
POCAHONTAS CANDIDATES CONSOLIDATED ELECTION 2013
In Pocahontas, David Clark and Karen Heilig are candidates for Village President. Susan Kovach, Adam Evans, and Nicholas Knebel are running for village trustees, where three candidates may be elected. Vanessa Maroon is running for village clerk.
UNIT #1 BOARD OF EDUCATION CANDIDATES CONSOLIDATED ELECTION 2013
According to state law, a maximum of three individuals from any township may be elected to serve on the Mulberry Grove Unit #1 Board of Education at one time. Elizabeth “Liz” Miller, Jim Quick, and Jeffrey T. Koontz are running from Pleasant Mound Township, where only two candidates may be elected. Dianne Neathery is running from North Mulberry Grove Township. In Mulberry Grove Township, where one individual may be elected, the candidates are Karen D. Tally, Karen Woody, and Tonya Jett. Steve Creek is running from Bear Grove Township. Four seats are to be filled on the Unit 1 board.
UNIT #2 BOARD OF EDUCATION CANDIDATES CONSOLIDATED ELECTION 2013
A maximum of three individuals from any township may be elected to serve on the Bond County Unit #2 Board of Education at one time. Jay D. Young, Tom Broomfield, and William “Bud” Duncan are running from Central Township, where only one candidate may be elected. Edmar Schreiber is running from Shoal Creek Township. Michael W. Timmermann and Vance Daniken are running from LaGrange Township, and Scott Workman is running from Burgess Township. For more information on the election, contact the Bond County Clerk Randy Reitz at 664-0449.