County News

Bunker Hill Fall Fest Sept. 10

  The intersection of Route 159 and Warren Street in Bunker Hill will be a flurry of […]

Entrepreneur Camp in Carlinville

Macoupin County 4-H and the University of Illinois Extension hosted “Maker Monkeys” 3-D Fabrication and Entrepreneur Camp […]

Lions Club Carnival Queen to be coronated Saturday

The coronation of the 2016 Carlinville Lions Club Carnival Queen will take place at 9 p.m., Saturday, […]

Arrest made after gunshots heard in Palmyra

Macoupin County Sheriff Shawn Kahl reported that deputies from his department responded to Fairview Farm Road north […]

GBE files for construction rights in Missouri

By Kathleen Clark   The Grain Belt Express project staff submitted their third application for a Missouri […]

Park board organizes upcoming projects

The bulk of the Carlinville Park Board meeting last Thursday was composed of reviewing a list of […]

Carlinville Plaza prepares for new tenants

Despite initial concerns about Carlinville Plaza’s ability to attract new businesses, Scott Stinson of Central Realty reports […]

God and Hope: Artist’s Muses

By Jess Willard Every artist has their muses. Freshman art major Autumn Cardinal draws her inspiration from […]

Beginner band sign ups Sept. 6-7

Beginner band sign up is just around the corner. If your child is enrolled in sixth grade […]

Outdoor hunting, fishing news for September

By Kathleen Clark As area outdoorsmen and women prepare for the 2016-17 seasons, there are several deadlines […]