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Reid announces intentions to run for judge

David R. Reid, Esq. of Springfield has announced his intentions to run for Seventh Judicial Ciruit Judge. […]

Family Trunk or Treat Oct. 24 in Gillespie

A family-friendly Trunk or Treat event will be held from 3-6 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 24, near the […]

Cash Mob, Halloween edition, Saturday at square

The theme for this year’s Cash Mob, to be held Saturday, Oct. 10, is Halloween. The event […]

Getting house ready for winter

With the fall season now in full force, temperatures are beginning to drop. What can homeowners do […]

Zoning commission looks at handbook for zoning variances

During Tuesday’s zoning commission meeting and allowing up on a suggestion from alderman Beth Toon at a […]

Agenda set for county board meeting

The Macoupin County Executive Committee met Tuesday and set the agenda for a busy county board meeting, […]

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 […]