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Birthday, Lola E. Luttrell

Lola E. Luttrell, Palmyra, will celebrate her 100th birthday with an open house at the Silver Strands […]

Grandparents honored at annual luncheon

By Jan Dona Bill and Donna Sonneborn were the featured guests at this year’s Senior Citizens Luncheon […]

Christ-Following 101 Vol. 8 – 28

Over the past seven and a half years, as I have written this column I have regularly […]

Days Gone By – July 4, 2013

1913 (100 Years Ago) We do not do anything in great haste in this city of Carlinville, […]

Benld’s Maya Marcacci chosen as 2013 Junior Miss

By Daniel Winningham Eleven girls sought this year’s title of Junior Miss Macoupin County. In the end, […]

Dworzynski named fair queen

By Daniel Winningham For the second consecutive year — and the sixth time since 2003 — the […]

Born to be baaaaaa-d

By Rick Wade There was plenty of horseflesh on display during two days of harness racing at […]

Fair opens on schedule despite heavy rain

By Rick Wade A late afternoon “gully washer” June 23 did not dampen the spirits of those […]

Little Miss/Mister crowned June 24

By Daniel Winningham With plenty of cowboy hats and a large pair of boots as a backdrop, […]

Little Miss/Mister interviews entertain audience

By Daniel Winningham Each Little Miss and Mister contestant answered a series of questions on stage. 2012 […]