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Logan Thomas Killam

Tom and Amy Killam of Carlinville have announced the birth of their son, Logan Thomas Killam, born […]

Norman and Nancy Shade celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Norman and Nancy Shade of Chesterfield will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 16. The high […]

Erin Murphy, Michael Pennington to wed April 25

Richard and Judith Murphy of Brighton are pleased to announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Erin […]

Mr. and Mrs. Rainey celebrate 50th anniversary


Woodburn man killed by intruder; victim’s identity released

UPDATED: Woodburn man killed by intruder The Macoupin County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a shooting that led […]

Motion to continue agreed upon in Byots’ felony

A pre-trial hearing for Regina Byots has been continued until Jan. 7. Byots, charged with felony theft […]

Council votes to terminate 2009 TIF, approves pair

Members of Carlinville City Council met for a special meeting Dec. 29 in order to vote on […]

Slagel celebrates 102nd birthday

Irene Slagel celebrated her 102nd birthday on Thursday, Dec. 11, with family and friends at Lott’s Landing […]

Loren and Rosemarie Rhodes celebrate 60th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Loren Rhodes of Carlinville will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Jan. 15, 2015. Father […]

Foster receives quality certification

Shane Foster, RN, administrative director of quality at St. Francis Hospital in Litchfield, has received the credential […]