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Kelly named ‘Superintendent of Distinction’

Michael J. Kelly, superintendent of Carlinville CUSD 1, has been named the 2016 Superintendent of Distinction by […]

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May 4 blood drive includes new incentives, technology

Carlinville Area Hospital Auxiliary’s May 4 blood drive, to be held from noon to 6 p.m., Wednesday, […]

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Top cookie sellers

Girl Scouts of Southern Illinois recently wrapped up its annual Girl Scout Cookie Program and has announced […]

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Biathlon, run June 18

Carlinville Winning Communities and First to the Finish will host the fourth annual Carlinville Route 66 Biathlon […]


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Senior track athletes highlighted during recent meet

The senior athletes at Carlinville High School for track and field celebrated Senior Night with a ceremony on April 19 prior to the start of the track events during the 30th annual Carlinville Relays. Four female and eight male seniors all have plans beyond high school in a plethora of military and college opportunities. Nolan Kreipe, son of Kevin and Tracey Kreipe, will run cross country for the United States Naval Academy, studying chemistry. He was a four-year track and cross-country member among other achievements garnered throughout high school. Ethan Suttles, son of Corey and Amanda Suttles, was a four-year member of the track team and four-year member of the Cavies football program. He will be joining the Air Force upon