County News

Dinner auction at PHV raises $45,000

At its 20th annual auction and dinner on Oct. 15, Pleasant Hill Village raised approximately $45,800 for […]

Entries sought for Letters about Literature competition

Secretary of State and State Librarian Jesse White urges students in grades 4-12 to enter the 2017 […]

Illinois Valley collecting items for homebound seniors

Illinois Valley Economic Development Corporation is collecting items to provide holiday cheer to seniors receiving home-delivered meals […]

Holiday cooking class Nov. 15

The St. Francis Hospital food and nutrition director and dietitian will host a free healthy holiday cooking […]

Youth participate in Pumpkin Palooza

University of Extension of Macoupin County held a “Pumpkin Palooza” art-based workshop on Monday, Oct. 10, at […]

Volley for the Cure tournament Saturday

Blackburn’s business fraternity Phi Gamma Nu will host the Volley for the Cure tournament in the Dawes […]

Tickets on sale for 45th Madrigal Feast

The Performing Arts Department at Blackburn College will present its 45th annual Madrigal Feast at 7 p.m., […]

Man in custody after shooting in Carlinville

A Carlinville man is custody following a shooting that sent two teenage juveniles to Springfield hospitals. The […]


The story about the Carlinville Rotary Halloween Parade, published in the Nov. 3 edition, failed to mention […]

Cerar’s message prompts raises questions

By Jan Dona The Carlinville City Council met Monday for its first November meeting, during which Alderman […]