Tuesday Mar 4
Bethalto Pool to Get Overhaul for 2015
A major overhaul of the Bethalto Municipal Swimming Pool is in the works. Village Officials approved a resolution authorizing the mayor to apply for Park Enhancement Project or PEP funds from Madison County during last night's meeting.
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Early, absentee voting is underway for local primaries
Absentee and early voters have less than two weeks to vote. Absentee voters, or those who plan to be away from their polling place on election day, have been able to vote in Madison County at the Madison County Courthouse since Feb. 6. Absentee voters in St. Clair County have been able to vote since Feb. 7 at the St. Clair County Courthouse.
Changes To Trimpe Middle School Football
Starting with the fall season, football players at Trimpe Middle School in Bethalto will face opponents from a set of schools that have similar enrollment numbers.
Campaign Mailing Raises Eyebrows
An endorsement of a candidate for Madison County Sheriff is raising eyebrows in Bethalto.
Three Arrested in Bethalto Burglaries
A number of burglaries in Bethalto have been solved, according to police, with the arrest of three men from the village.
Man charged with retail theft
Another instance of sticky-fingered shopping allegedly occurred Saturday when a loss prevention officer at the Godfrey Wal-Mart contacted the Madison County Sheriff's Office regarding a retail theft.
New Principal Ready for CM
A new principal for Civic Memorial High School is ready to get to work once July 1 rolls around.
Departments Respond to Fires Overnight
Firefighters from around the area were busy overnight with a pair of fires starting just hours apart.