County News

Solar prospects not looking bright for School District

By CHRIS BEST Enquirer~Democrat contributor Negotiations for the proposed solar contract for the Carlinville Community Unit School […]

First ever fall fashion show held at Historical

Lyndsey Stayton wears a burnt orange bohemian Umgee dress, with  embroidered Dansko taupe wedge shoes. Enquirer-Democrat photo […]

Pool reigns at 75th Lions’ Carnival

Pictured, from left (front) are Lions’ Carnival first queen runner-up Olivia Turley, retired queen Lauren Harris, Skylar […]

County Board meeting dominated by pharmaceutical debate between

By JORDAN GRUCZA Coal Country Times Reporter The two guest speakers at Tuesday’s Macoupin County Board meeting […]

Council meeting includes solar areas, rental cabins, ‘lake

The Gillespie City Council meeting on Monday first opened the floor to George Link, a visiting resident […]

Manar speaks at Southern Macoupin Consortium press conference

Staunton advanced welding student Andrew Wieseman demonstrates the school’s virtual welding system, which school superintendent Dan Cox […]

Trinity Baptist kids’ club to start Sept. 15

Kids’s club and youth group at Trinity Baptist Church in Gillespie begins Sunday, Sept. 15. The club […]

4-H teens educate youth, community on pollinator habitats

4-H teen teacher Braylee Gilmore leads a group in the Honeybee Challenge at the Raymond Public Library. […]

Altonized Community Federal Credit Union branches out to

A before-and-after of the lobby at Altonized Credit Union’s new and renovated location. Fresh-baked cookies are offered […]

Harlem Wizards to play in Oct. 20 Staunton

A high-flying, slam-dunking, rim-rattling basketball show is coming to Macoupin County this fall. The world-famous Harlem Wizards […]