Local News

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Blackburn College’s Scholarship Dinner, Auction a success

  CARLINVILLE (Feb. 22, 2018) – Blackburn’s Macoupin County Scholarship Auction is an annual event held to […]

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City council: Standard Addition work firm, full-time dispatcher

CARLINVILLE (Feb. 22, 2018) – The city of Carlinville had a short agenda Monday night at its […]

Local News 3

School PARCC exams to be revamped

By Eric Becker CARLINVILLE (Feb. 22, 2018) – The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and […]

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Superintendent updates board on EBF

CARLINVILLE (Feb. 15, 2018) – A complicated formula to determine how much each school district receives from […]

Sports

Hughes, Burns wrestle at The Hall

By Eric Becker CHAMPAIGN (Feb. 22, 2018) - There’s a bit of mystique entering the University of Illinois campus and seeing the oval shaped building formerly known as Assembly Hall. Now called the State Farm Center, it hosted the best wrestlers from three classes of state series competition last weekend at the IHSA individual state wrestling tournament. That included a pair of Carlinville wrestlers in Class 1A and a pair of Mt. Olive/Gillespie/Staunton wrestlers in Class 2A. Tucker Hughes (152 pounds) and Nate Burns (132), both juniors, battled the competition on the State Farm Center floor Thursday in first-round matchups. Both would lose their first round matchups, and while Hughes would get another chance on Friday in wrestlebacks,

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