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Police Reports for Wednesday
Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, Wood River Police were holding 26 year old Krisica Hancock of the 2500 block of Elizabeth in Alton for retail theft from Wal-Mart.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
April Students Of The Month
Two more students have joined the Alton/Godfrey Rotary Club's "Student of the Month" list.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Hope Animal Rescues offering adopt a dog deal this weekend
Hope Animal Rescues, in Godfrey IL, is always going the extra mile to attempt to get their "Hope Dogs" a great fur ever home.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
New Party Chairman Elected
The Madison County Democratic Party has a new party chairman. Allan Napp, a lifetime resident of Godfrey, was introduced as the newly elected party chairman during the county convention last week.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Ribbon Cutting to Open Baseball Season
The new restroom-concession stand facility at the Glazebrook park ballpark in Godfrey will be open for the coming spring sports season, according to the Director of the Village's Park & Recreation Department.
White Promotes Organ Donation at LCCC
Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White visited Lewis and Clark Community College's Godfrey campus on Tuesday, April 15 to promote the statewide "Be a Hero" campaign and spread awareness about organ and tissue donation.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Name Change For Multimodal Project
Could the new Alton MultiModal Transportation Center share its name with neighboring Godfrey? That is the hope of at least one Godfrey resident who submitted his request to the Godfrey Village Board for discussion at last night's meeting.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Jesse White to Spread Donor Awareness at LC
April is National Donate Life Month and leaders at Lewis and Clark Community College in Godfrey hope an upcoming event will get more students under the age of 22 to become organ donors.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Proposed Expressway Has Political Support
Whether or not an Alton - Godfrey Connector road is ever built is still to be seen, but with the announcement of a Multi-Year Plan this week by Governor Pat Quinn, it appears the idea is moving forward.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Riverbend Earth Day Is Saturday
The 3rd annual Riverbend Earth Day Festival is tomorrow. This year's installment of the event boasts more space for not only vendors, but also activities and participants, as it is being held at a new location.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Funding Announced For Alton Godfrey Connector Other Projects
There's enough in this for everybody smooth roads to navigate, new bridges to cross, and plenty of ribbons for politicians to cut.
Quinn unveils road construction plan
Gov. Pat Quinn unveiled the state's annual six-year construction plan Wednesday, a proposal without many suburban headlines as the governor looks to ask lawmakers for a bigger building program soon.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Chicken and beer dance to benefit Hope Animal Rescues, April 12
If you are looking for something to do this weekend in the metro Missouri/Illinois area, check out this Chicken and Beer Dance.
Police Reports for Tuesday
Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, the Madison County Sheriff's Department reported several arrests for underage drinking over the weekend at two separate incidents.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Olin Golf Course Changes Begin
The process of handing the keys to the Spencer T. Olin Golf Course at Gordon Moore Park over to new operators has begun.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Severe Weather Possible Today
The National Weather Service says our weather could turn rough today, with strong to severe storms forecast for the region.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Godfrey to Fix Ball Diamond Parking Lot
A project that combines Lewis & Clark Community College's money and Godfrey's labor will get the parking lot at the Stamper Lane baseball and softball diamonds back into useable condition.
Ursulines Thanked for Service
The Ursuline Convent in Alton will close later this year, ending more than 150 years of service to the area.
Police Reports for Tuesday
Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, the Madison County Sheriff's Department arrested two men after they allegedly stole items from the Godfrey Wal-Mart store.