Local Government

City receives permit for silt dam project

Ronnie Paul of Heneghan and Associates announced at the Dec. 17 meeting of Carlinville’s Lake Ad Hoc […]

City to consider options for Loveless Parkway

During the Dec. 21 meeting of the Carlinville City Council, Park Board President Larry Smith and Head […]

Park Board sets new prices for city pool

At their December meeting, members of the Carlinville Park Board voted to increase the individual admission price […]

Public Works Committee approves purchases

Carlinville’s Public Works Committee met briefly Tuesday night to go over some city issues, including the necessary […]

Candidates file for March primary election

Those who wanted to file their candidacy for the 2016 primary election, to be held March 15, […]

Supplemental money to Heneghan for road project discussed

Lengthy discussion reigned upon Wednesday morning’s Macoupin County Road and Bridge Committee about a supplemental agreement with […]

County’s worker’s comp premium to go up

Thursday evening’s Macoupin County Finance Committee meeting focused on worker’s comp and liability insurance renewal. Matt Gazda […]

County economic development hears about two subdivisions, vacating

Members of the Macoupin County Economic Development Committee Wednesday evening approved to be sent to the full […]

Lee Ross named Mathis’ replacement, effective Jan. 1

By Eric Becker Lee Ross, assistant to circuit clerk Mike Mathis, was appointed as circuit clerk effective […]

Mathis resigns as circuit clerk to focus on

Macoupin County Circuit Clerk Mike Mathis, who has served the county in that capacity since he was […]