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Carlinville Area Hospital taking measures to protect patients

As the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to loom, Carlinville Area Hospital also continues to plan and prepare. […]

County courthouse to remain open

With the shelter in place order due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Macoupin County Courthouse is still […]

Arson suspect faces 11 charges; next court date

An arrest was made March 18 in connection with a recent outbreak of rural barn fires. Christopher […]

Restaurants working to provide drive-thru, curbside food options

After Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s announcement to bar customers from dining inside restaurants and congregating in bars, several […]

Garrison defeats Bellm in State’s Attorney’s race

By: JACKSON WILSON Enquirer Democrat Reporter In the Democratic Party race for the office of Macoupin County […]

IVEDC opens Macoupin County Senior and Community Services

Illinois Valley Economic Development Corporation Executive Director Mike Kelly speaks prior to the ribbon cutting at the […]

GMS hosts trivia night

Gillespie Middle School hosted its fifth annual trivia night Feb. 28. The winning team included, back, from […]

Local 4-H Club visits Coal Museum

The 4×4 4-H Club toured the Illinois Coal Museum Thursday, March 5. The club learned about how […]

Public health administrator discusses coronavirus preventative measures

Board approves transportation grant Macoupin County Public Health administrator Kent Tarro advised County Board members Tuesday night […]

Decision day set for next Tuesday

In just a few days, Macoupin County voters will have the opportunity to cast their vote in […]