County News

Memories of Coliseum at Feb. 20 event

Build Benld and the Coliseum Documentary project will present “Memories of the Coliseum” Saturday, Feb. 20, at […]

Macoupin County has slight decrease in unemployment

The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) announced  that Illinois’ non-farm payroll employment lost 16,300 jobs and […]

Turkey hunting new opportunities

By Kathleen Clark Illinois Department of Natural Resources announced a new opportunity for turkey hunters this year. […]

Students in the News

SLUG: SIN 2 4 16   Julie Nelson of Bunker Hill recently graduated from Southeast Missouri State […]

Voters can cast early ballots

Voters intending to cast their ballots early in the 2016 primary election were able to do so […]

Crimestoppers: Suspicious vehicle

Macoupin County Sheriff’s Department is seeking information regarding a suspicious truck in the Shipman area. Within the […]

County finance reviews audit

Representatives from Scheffel Boyle, the Macoupin County’s auditors, discussed the yearly audit at Thursday’s county finance committee […]

Economic development committee discusses zone administrator duties

By Eric Becker   Enterprise Zone Administrator Mary Beth Bellm addressed the Macoupin County Economic Development Committee […]

Budget woes result in service cuts for transportation

As of Feb. 1, Macoupin County Public Transportation has eliminated some of its out-of-county trips, a result […]

Semrock offers suggestions to Carlinville Township

Resident Norm Semrock attended the Jan. 27 meeting of the Carlinville Township Board to offer suggestions for […]