Don’t miss these top stories Thursday on BND.com:
▪ Looking for some good news to brighten your spirits? Here’s a story about a Belleville car dealer that gave a free vehicle to a local family to help a 17-year-old girl get to life-saving medical treatments.
▪ Want to know where to find your favorite local prep athlete next season? Here is a look at where area sports stars declared that they’ll go to continue their athletics careers at the college level.
▪ Here’s another good deed to feel warm and fuzzy about. Volunteers with Ameren donated their time to build a wheelchair ramp at a Collinsville home.