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Days Gone By

50 Years Ago – July 21, 1966 In a recent issue of the Journal of the American […]

Truck route proposal discussed

During the public safety committee meeting on Wednesday, July 13, Alderman Kim Heigert wanted to revisit the […]

City moving forward with cover crops at lake

Watershed Coordinator Robert Caveny is starting to gather interest from landowners  about cover crops, he said at […]

Illinois COPS travel Rte. 111

By Kathleen Clark The Illinois Chapter of the Concerns of Police Survivors (COPS) Cycle Across Illinois event […]

Birthday: Fuchs (90)

Elise L. Fuchs of Carlinville will celebrate her 90th birthday with a family dinner on July 31. […]

School supply drive ongoing at Hainsfurther Insurance

In an ongoing quest for giving back to the community, Hainsfurther Farmers Insurance Agency in Carlinville is […]

Second company gets involved in city’s look at

For the second consecutive meeting, the Carlinville City Council Monday evening discussed at length the possibility of […]

Shipman homecoming July 19-20

Shipman’s annual Homecoming picnic will be held Tuesday and Wednesday, July 19-20. The event will include carnival […]

Rummage sale to benefit juvenile diabetes and missions

First United Church, located at 109 East Second North Street in Mt. Olive, will hold a rummage […]

Rotary Halloween parade Oct. 29

The 77th annual Rotary Halloween parade will kick off at 6:15 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 29. This year’s […]