County News

Emery releases second edition book about Richard Rowett

Historical researcher Tom Emery of Carlinville has released a second edition of his book Richard Rowett: Thoroughbreds, […]

Christmas for a Solider campaign underway

Macoupin Military Support Group and Carlinville’s Shop Local First organization reported excellent results in their 2016 Christmas […]

Blackburn FCA helps out in Shipman

Blackburn College’s Fellowship of Christian Athletes recently reached out to help the Shipman community. The student-athletes helped […]

Clark wins gift card for poster contest

More than 100 posters from students in six county school districts were entered in the ninth annual […]

Police chase passes through county

Macoupin County Sheriff’s Department was one of several agencies assisting with a police chase on Saturday, Nov. […]

Blackburn group performs show

Dr. Frank N. Furter, portrayed by Brandon Pease, had the crowd shivering with anticipation during the Rocky […]

Northwestern choir members

This year’s Northwestern Community Christmas Choir members are, back row, from left, Rebecca Rice, Marlene Holloway, Linda […]

Sheriff’s Office investigating attempted theft

The Macoupin County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the possible attempted theft of the department’s K-9 unit. At […]

Lake Rec gets start on next camping season

Lake manager Mark Boatman noted that the trees have been cut and winterizing has started to take […]

Food drive collects 2,320 pounds

The 2016 CNB Bank and Trust food drive, conducted in partnership with CUSD 1, collected a total […]