County News

Lake Hollow Minor subdivision approved for full board

A subdivision northwest of Mount Olive was voted upon and okayed by the General Adminisrative Committee Thursday […]

County settles with Connexus

Following an executive session, the Macoupin County Board voted Tuesday night to accept a settlement with Connexus, […]

Family Trunk or Treat Oct. 24 in Gillespie

A family-friendly Trunk or Treat event will be held from 3-6 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 24, near the […]

Agenda set for county board meeting

The Macoupin County Executive Committee met Tuesday and set the agenda for a busy county board meeting, […]

Old clinic building topic of discussion at county

Discussion at Monday’s Macoupin County Building and Grounds Committee meeting Monday centered around the old clinic building […]

Unemployment in area sees decrease

HEADLINE: Macoupin County unemployment rate unchanged in August, while area counties see decrease in unemployment   The […]

Public hearing Oct. 7 for mine expansion

A public hearing on the proposed expansion of Shay Mine will be held at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, […]

Fundraiser to benefit accident victims

Members of Modesto Christian Church are planning two fundraisers to benefit Greg Anderson and Cammie Cox of […]

Trivia Night for Crime Stoppers Oct. 17

Macoupin and Montgomery Counties Crime Stoppers will host their second annual trivia night Saturday, Oct. 17, at […]

Strong support in Gillespie for Fight the Fight

Nearly 500 area residents turned out Saturday evening to support Fight the Fight, a Gillespie-based organization that […]