Fire Department Chief Tim Gage steps down

Goreville Fire Department Chief Tim Gage has officially stepped down. The Village would like to thank Chief Gage for his many years of service to the community as Fire Chief. Tim will continue to serve the community by remaining on the fire department and as a first responder. The city council appointed the following positions: Kenny…

Freedom Fest committee thanks Sponsors

A very special Thank you to all who donated to Freedom Fest 2016 It is only with your help that Freedom Fest is possiable Goreville Freedom Fest committee thanks you Please be sure to thank these businesses. Red White & Blue Sponsors $1,000. Tru-Bilt International Union of Operating Engineers Local 318 Patriot Sponsors $500. Southern…

Build Your Dream Home

Are you looking to build your Dream Home away from the hustle and bustle of city living while still in close proximity to all of the major shopping and recreational areas in Southern Illinois, Southeast Missouri and Western Kentucky? Then come see what Goreville has to offer. From subdivisions such as Teepee Ridge; Stone Creek;…

Home of Ferne Clyffe State Park

We are proud to be the home of Ferne Clyffe State Park. Ferne Clyffe has an abundance of ferns, unique geological features and unusual plant communities create an atmosphere that enhances the many recreational facilities offered at the park. Trails wind through picturesque woods, allowing visitors to view fascinating rock formations and inspiring vistas. The…

Citizens to Help Improve the City Park

Citizens of Goreville have formed a Park (City Park) Improvement Committee.

The Committee members are Brad & Crissy Trovillion, Monica Reid, Teresa Baker, Sarah Green, Elizabeth Graff and Darren Venus.

If you would like to help or for more information please contact

Sarah Green at (618) 922-6224 or Teresa Baker at (270) 841-2861

Engraved Memorials help fund Village Park

In order to help raise money for the Village Park, the village is offering citizens and businesses an opportunity to help. People will be able to buy Engraved Brick Pavers, which are located by the flag pole. The bricks will be available in two sizes 4×8 and 12×12. The cost for a 4×8 engraved brick…