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Blackburn names Mark Biermann as next president

The Blackburn College Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that Dr. Mark Biermann has been named […]

Fair memories: Rising star Garth Brooks to perform

(This story originally appeared in the July 12, 1990 edition of the Macoupin County Enquirer.) Dubbed “country […]

Carlinville girl selected Fair Queen

(This story originally appeared in the July 10, 1980 edition of the Macoupin County Enquirer). The Macoupin […]

Fair memories: 2005 Ice Cream contest

Josh Poos wins Ice Cream Eating Contest – 2005   They came with empty stomachs. Nine area […]

‘Looking to the past’ fair section available

The Macoupin County Fair is not being held this year. However, the Enquirer~Democrat published a special section […]

Fair memories: Floral judging

In a normal year, stories this time of year would be detailing theactivities and events occurring at […]

Health alert issued for beef sold at Carlinville

The Illinois Department of Agriculture is issued a public health alert due to an undetermined amount of […]

CWC fireworks still on for July 3

Carlinville Winning Communities announced it still plans to hold its sixth annual Independence Day Celebration Friday, July […]

Walmart grant received for food program

The Federated Church in Carlinville was excited to be notified that the free community dinner program, known […]

Carlinville school board approves amended budget

By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer~Democrat managing editor Carlinville Community Unit School District No. 1 business manager Heather DeNeve […]