Local Government

Park Board talks safety at Loveless

There are a number of concerns that have the Carlinville Park Board a bit worried about safety […]

Lake Hollow Minor subdivision approved for full board

A subdivision northwest of Mount Olive was voted upon and okayed by the General Adminisrative Committee Thursday […]

Fiance committee hears about several resolutions

A severance package and several resolutions were discussed at Thursday’s Macoupin County Finance meeting. After meeting in […]

County settles with Connexus

Following an executive session, the Macoupin County Board voted Tuesday night to accept a settlement with Connexus, […]

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 […]