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Three arrested in connection with burglaries, meth

Three area residents are in custody at Macoupin County Jail following two residential  burglaries that led to […]

One-day health expo in Staunton April 26

A one-day health expo is being offered to those in the area who wish to learn more […]

County Board discusses numerous topics

It was a busy agenda Wednesday evening for the Macoupin County Board, as they met in a […]

Antique Fire Truck gets new home

The Carlinville Fire Department’s antique fire truck is getting a new home. Construction began last week on […]

Trexler facing multiple charges following Calhoun County standoff

  Bunker Hill resident Jonathan Trexler, 36,  is facing multiple charges in two counties after allegedly kidnapping […]

Carlinville resident dies following Metro Link attack

The April 1 death of 33-year-old Carlinville resident Jordan E. Taynor is being investigated as a homicide, […]

Macoupin County Relay for Life invites teams

The Relay For Life of Macoupin County will be held from 4-11 p.m., Saturday, June 25, at […]

County receives preliminary IMRF rates

Macoupin County Treasurer Anne Boehm announced at the April 7 Finance Committee meeting that the preliminary Illinois […]


In last week’s article about Royal Lakes, it was mentioned that Angela Sanders was one of the […]

Christ-Following 101

The resurrection of Jesus is one of the most provable events of all of history. The resurrection […]