County News

Former Macoupin County resident set to marry notorious

  Instead of celebrating, Phil and Melissa Burton of Bunker Hill are facing the public’s lingering questions […]

Company seeks to construct transmission line through county

750-mile project would transfer wind energy from Kansas to western Indiana A Houston-based renewable energy corporation is […]

Seventh Judicial District tabs Deihl for chief judge

 Girard native and Blackburn College graduate Kenneth Deihl has been chosen to serve as chief judge of […]

Bailey pre-trial moved to Jan. 8

A pre-trial for Rodney L. Bailey, a Carlinville dentist facing three counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse […]

Circuit judge announces retirement

Londrigan’s last day is Dec. 8, has served since 2004 One of the three judges who regularly […]

County Board opts for GIS mapping system

In a unanimous decision, the Macoupin County Board chose to enter into a contract with Bruce Harris […]

Public invited to investiture ceremony

An Investiture Ceremony for recently elected county officials will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 30, […]

2014 Deer Fall Hunting update

This year’s first statewide firearm season will begin Friday, Nov. 21, at 6:24 a.m. and end at […]

Healthcare open enrollment begins Nov. 15

Open enrollment for the healthcare marketplace will run from Nov. 15, 2014, through Feb. 15, 2015. Individiduals, […]

County to open farmland bids next month

In a couple of committee meetings earlier this month, Macoupin County officials appeared poised to accept new […]