Local Government

City looking to purchase Frontier building for police

By: CHRISTOPHER BEST Enquirer~Democrat contibutor During the July 6 Carlinville City Council meeting the Council approved a […]

County courthouse phone system down

Posted Thursday, July 2, at 3 p.m. The Macoupin County Courthouse phone system is down and at […]

County Board extends its emergency proclamation

By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer~Democrat contributor The Macoupin County Board unanimously voted in favor of extending its COVID-19 […]

Rep. Bourne responds to decision to cancel state

Friday, June 12, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker announced that Illinois State Fairs in Springfield and Du Quoin […]

Community protests county lockdown

County clerk explains new vote by mail legislation

POSTED June 2, 2020 at 12:15 a.m. Since the March 17 Primary in Illinois toward the start […]

Sheriff: Plexiglass barriers to be installed at courthouse

By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer~Democrat managing editor In an effort to help in the ongoing battle with the […]

New board member sworn in

Chi Ebert-Pelo was sworn in at the start of Tuesday’s meeting. It is for an unexpired term […]

Officials brief board members on COVID-19 pandemic

By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer~Democrat managing editor Local officials provided an update on the pandemic at the May […]

County approves $700,000 courthouse project

By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer~Democrat managing editor A bid of $702,400 by Joiner Sheet Metal and Roofing of […]