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Memorial Day events planned for county

SLUG: Memorial Day services HEADLINE: Memorial Day services throughout Macoupin County   Memorial Day is Monday, May […]

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CUSD #1 seeking input from community for new

The Carlinville Unit School District #1 Board of Education has begun the search process for a new […]

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Second 35-mile garage sale June 3-4

By Kathleen Clark Towns along the western side of Macoupin County are hoping to take advantage of […]

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MCHS to host spring festival this weekend

Macoupin County Historical Society (MCHS) will hold its annual spring festival from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., […]



Soccer banquet held Thursday

The Carlinville High School girls soccer year-end banquet took place Thursday evening at Emmanuel Baptist Church. The team finished a strong season with a 17-7 record, 7-2 in the conference. All-conference selections include, from left, Lynde Gibbs second-team all-conference, honorable mention all-sectional; Sloan Nickel, third-team all-conference; Grace Zachary, first-team all-conference; Ashley Campbell, first-team all-conference; Abby Boente, third-team all-conference; and Lydia Albertine, second-team all-conference.   Special awards handed out at the CHS soccer banquet last Thursday at Emmanuel Baptist Church, from left, are: Lexi Egelhoff, Most Improved; Grace Zachary, Defensive MVP; Abby Boente Offensive, Team MVPs;