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Mayes turns 100 years old

Mildred Mayes of Palmyra turned 100 years old on Monday, Sept. 14. A family dinner, with five […]

Reiher will celebrate 50th anniversary

Veryl and Linda Reiher will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. They were married Sept. 25, […]

Heals to celebrate 50th anniversary

Dean and Lois (Roos) Heal will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, Sept. 25. They have […]

Lawsuits filed in connection with 2014 carbon monoxide

North Mac CUSD 34, as well as Burgess and Son Plumbing and Heating of Girard and Petersburg […]

MCHS Fall Festival Sept. 19-20

Macoupin County Historical Society will hold its annual Fall Festival Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 19-20, on the […]

Campground to close early

HEADLINE: Carlinville votes to close lake campground early Subhead: Guntren out as manager   Despite protestations from […]

Unemployment up in area for July

HEADLINE: July unemployment increases among area counties   The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) announced that […]

Shop Local First Cash Mob Sept. 12

Shop Local First’s September Cash Mob spree will begin at 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 12, at the […]

Lions Carnival set for Sept. 11-12

Carlinville Lions Club will host its 71st annual carnival Friday and Saturday, Sept. 11-12, on the Carlinville […]

Illinois Valley Rehab focuses on impacting community, county

Illinois Valley Rehabilitation Center in Gillespie has been in business for over 40 years, providing adults with […]