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Concealed carry a non-issue in county

Since Illinois’ concealed carry law went into effect at the beginning of 2014, the law has not […]

Funds running out for court reporters

If the state doesn’t find a way to pay its court reporters, court cases throughout the state […]

File to celebrate 85th birthday

Fred “Fredo” File Jr. will celebrate his 85th birthday on Thursday, March 5. He was born March […]

Raimey celebrates 90th birthday

Anna Marie Ruyle Raimey will celebrate her 90th birthday at 1 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 28, at the […]

Lindsay Shade, Daryle Hamel to wed in November

Mr. and Mrs. Rick Shade of Carlinville announce the engagement of their daughter, Lindsay Rochelle Shade, to […]

Fallan Eeisele and Michael Monetti united in marriage

Fallan Christine Eisele and Michael David Monetti of Bunker Hill were united in marriage on Oct. 28, […]

Area senior earns Eagle Scout ranking

  A Northwestern High School student has earned the elite title of Eagle Scout through the Boy […]

County finance committee undecided on employee raises and

Previously, the Macoupin County board has granted parity raises for non-union employees based on raises awarded to […]

County Board approves repairs to courthouse floor

The Macoupin County board approved a motion brought by the building and grounds committee to grant James […]

Remembering Abraham Lincoln’s influence in Macoupin County

Nearly 150 years after his death, President Abraham Lincoln’s legacy lives on. Not only is Lincoln one […]