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CNB sponsors food drive for area pantry

Carlinville students Paige Doyle, Annabelle Hulin, Abby Way, Jillian Stayton, Sarah DeNeve, Sara Wiese, Madeline Bouillon, Tomas […]

‘Viable’ recycling alternative proposed to board

HLM Computers of Springfield, a recycler of electronics, is seeking to take over operations of the former  […]

Sudsy Sister ribbon cutting held Thursday

City passes ordinance allowing golf carts, UTVs on

By: Chris Best Enquirer~Democrat contributor At Monday’s City Council meeting an ordinance was passed amending Chapter 24 […]

Staunton fire consumes multiple buildings

By: JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter A fire consumed a pair of two-story buildings in Staunton at […]

Trivia Night planned as benefit for Deanna Claro

A Trivia Night Benefit is planned for Deanna Claro Lowry on Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Gillespie […]

Lucky Birds visit Heritage Manor

On Dec. 5, several members of the Lucky Birds 4-H Club visited Heritage Manor. They handed out […]

Community members urge rejection of Shay mine renewal

By JORDAN GRUCZA Coal Country Times Reporter The latest public hearing regarding the renewal of permits for […]

Residents face nine new taxes in 2020

Coming Jan. 1, 2020, nine new taxes and fees will take $1.7 billion out of Illinois’ economy […]

Rep. Davidsmeyer: It’s important to know new laws,

A number of new laws will ring in the New Year in Illinois.  Over 250 new laws, […]