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Old hospital eyed as home for military veterans

By Rick Wade With more than 764,000 military veterans in Illinois, a proposed project to transform the […]

MEDP Seeks 2013 Macoupin Made Young Leader of

Macoupin Economic Development Partnership is looking to honor one young leader, under the age of 45. The […]

Lou’s specializes in restoring classic cars

By Misty Fritz The last two years have been par for the course for Lou’s Automotive and […]

April 2013 Business of the Month — Glass

The April 2013 Carlinville Community Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month is Glass Cutters. From left, […]

Shop Local First celebrates Month of the Young

A sing-a-long, scavenger hunt and special appearance by the Hamburgler await families who attend Shop Local First’s […]

MCED Spring Improvement section available in this issue

It’s that time of year again, when the people of Macoupin County start clearing out the long […]

Online readers “like” Facebook for poll coverage

By Deverie Rudd April 9, 2013 was a big day for Macoupin County residents. With many official […]

Refuge Coffee House joins SLF

By Misty Fritz Shop Local First’s newest member is Refuge Coffee House, owned by Marsha Stieglitz. The […]

Ace Hardware is featured SLF business

By Misty Fritz Not much has changed at Ace Hardware over the two years since the business […]

MEDP turns four

Macoupin Economic Development Partnership celebrated its fourth anniversary Tuesday night. Conducting its annual meeting at its Staunton […]