County News

Kahl wins sheriff seat

Kahl wins sheriff seat November 4, 2014 – Democratic candidate Shawn Kahl will be the next Macoupin […]

North Mac rejects school board proposition

North Mac rejects school board proposition November 4, 2014 – Members of the seven subdistricts of the […]

Benld rejects handing trash control over to city

Benld rejects handing trash control over to city  November 4, 2014 – Benld residents, voting on two propositions, […]

Communities reject energy aggregation propositions

November 4, 2014 – For the third time, a proposition to give the city of Gillespie the […]

Nilwood road tax proposition fails

Nilwood road tax proposition fails  November 4, 2014 –  A proposition to raise the maximum rate of […]

BHHS receives $10,000 grant

During Bunker Hill High School’s Homecoming football game, held Oct. 17, it was announced that the school […]

Mt. Olive celebrates fall with festival

Mt. Olive area residents came out to celebrate the season during the city’s Fall Festival and Flea […]

75th Rotary Halloween parade set for Oct. 25

The theme for the 75th annual Rotary Halloween parade is “Rotary’s 75th Halloween Parade Anniversary Celebration.” The […]

Girard Pumpkin Festival benefits new community center fund

The ninth annual Girard Pumpkin Festival added some new events to the Chamber of Commerce’s benefit event […]

Orchard hosts 24th annual pumpkin festival

Despite cool, rainy weather, area families turned out in droves for Broom Orchard’s 24th annual pumpkin festival, […]