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Old clinic building topic of discussion at county

Discussion at Monday’s Macoupin County Building and Grounds Committee meeting Monday centered around the old clinic building […]

Christ-Following 101

SLUG: Christ-Following 101   “I have told you these things, so that in me, you may have […]

Unemployment in area sees decrease

HEADLINE: Macoupin County unemployment rate unchanged in August, while area counties see decrease in unemployment   The […]

Budget hearing precedes school board meeting

State funding, or lack thereof,  is keeping the Carlinville School District Unit #1 operating funds at a […]

Public hearing Oct. 7 for mine expansion

A public hearing on the proposed expansion of Shay Mine will be held at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, […]

SamJam to benefit Oswald

By Tom Emery Though his life has been plagued by limited mobility, persistent pain, and over a […]

Fundraiser to benefit accident victims

Members of Modesto Christian Church are planning two fundraisers to benefit Greg Anderson and Cammie Cox of […]

Trivia Night for Crime Stoppers Oct. 17

Macoupin and Montgomery Counties Crime Stoppers will host their second annual trivia night Saturday, Oct. 17, at […]

Chamber of Commerce dinner Oct. 15

The 61st annual Carlinville Chamber of Commerce dinner will be held Thursday, Oct. 15, at Woodson Banquet […]

Project bidder out, lake adhoc committee reports

Several projects have been bidded out for landowners at Carlinville Lake as part of the Phase II […]