In General News
Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner has proposed a state budget that includes 600 million dollars in funding cuts to cities, towns, and villages. Municipalities around Bond County are looking at cuts amounting to the tens of thousands of dollars, including a 350,000 dollar loss for the City of Greenville. Residents who wish to air their feelings are encouraged to contact their members of the state legislature.
It’s that time of year again! On Saturday night, be sure spring forward as we enter Daylight Savings Time. We will lose an hour at 2 AM Sunday morning, so adjust your clocks accordingly.
On Campus News
On Monday, March 9th, the Greenville College Concert Band will hold their first performance of the semester. Come out to Whitlock Music Center at 7pm to hear them perform several major orchestral works.
Greenville College’s Spring Break starts after classes end on Friday, March 13th. Most students will be gone until Sunday, March 22nd. Most professors will be doing a lot of grading.
From the Panther Sports Desk
The Men’s Tennis team is on the road today. They’re playing Franklin College in Indiana. Select members of the men’s and women’s track teams are on the road to Wisconsin. It will be their last chance to qualify for the NCAA Division 3 Indoor Championships.