County News

Palmyra honors soldiers in ceremony

By Kathleen Clark Northwestern area residents gathered in Palmyra to honor the American Soldiers who lost their […]

Crash injures two Medora residents

Two Medora residents were injured in a single-vehicle crash at 12:10 p.m., Sunday, May 29, south of […]

County board to vote on precinct consolidation

Macoupin County Board is currently considering changing the precinct lines in some townships. They will vote on […]

Memorial Day events planned for county

SLUG: Memorial Day services HEADLINE: Memorial Day services throughout Macoupin County   Memorial Day is Monday, May […]

MCHS to host spring festival this weekend

Macoupin County Historical Society (MCHS) will hold its annual spring festival from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., […]

IDOT hosts open house on high-speed rail

Illinois Department of Transportation held an informal open house May 11 at American Legion Post 759 in […]

Girl Scouts renovate mini golf course at Camp

For their Silver Award project, members of Carlinville Girl Scout Troop 6415 renovated one of the nine-hole […]

Second 35-mile garage sale June 3-4

By Kathleen Clark Towns along the western side of Macoupin County are hoping to take advantage of […]

Gone in an instant: Natural gas explosion levels

By Eric Becker and Jess Willard One second all was calm on the northwest side of Carlinville […]

Human remains identified as Wilson

Macoupin County Sheriff Shawn Kahl and Coroner Brad Targhetta confirmed on Monday, May 16, that the human […]