Arrests may solve Piatt burglaries
Piatt County sheriff's deputies hope they have solved a string of at least 13 rural burglaries over the past two years that occurred throughout the county.
Thu May 16, 2013
Bement, Cerro Gordo boards discuss collaboration
The Cerro Gordo school board held a joint meeting with Bement's board of education to review the status of the two districts' current partnership along with discussing new ideas for further collaboration.
Sat May 11, 2013
Bement, Cerro Gordo school boards to meet together
There are no school consolidation talks under way for Bement and Cerro Gordo, but both school boards will hear what re-organization options are available at a joint meeting Wednesday night in Cerro Gordo.
Thu May 09, 2013
Villa Grove principal to be next Bement superintendent
Villa Grove High School Principal Sheila Greenwood was hired as superintendent of the 322-student Bement school district Wednesday night.
Wed May 08, 2013
Bement man accused in $10,000 theft from Lions Club
A 54-year-old Bement man is accused of stealing more than $10,000 while serving as treasurer of the community's Lions Club.