Local Government

City finance meeting discusses array of topics

  Members of the city of Carlinville city finance committee heard about the potential need for either […]

Reid announces intentions to run for judge

David R. Reid, Esq. of Springfield has announced his intentions to run for Seventh Judicial Ciruit Judge. […]

Zoning commission looks at handbook for zoning variances

During Tuesday’s zoning commission meeting and allowing up on a suggestion from alderman Beth Toon at a […]

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 […]

Project bidder out, lake adhoc committee reports

Several projects have been bidded out for landowners at Carlinville Lake as part of the Phase II […]

Lake Rec meeting includes opening campground next April

An overflow crowd came to Carlinville City Hall Thursday night, and most, if not all, were interested […]

County finance committee approves audit company

Macoupin County Board’s Finance Committee decided last Wednesday, Sept. 16, to award a four-year audit contract to […]

Campground to close early

HEADLINE: Carlinville votes to close lake campground early Subhead: Guntren out as manager   Despite protestations from […]