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St. Francis joins health information exchange

St. Francis Hospital, Litchfield, is one of nine central and southern Illinois hospitals participating the Springfield-based Lincoln […]

Schmidts celebrate 64 years in priesthood

Reverend Anthony J. Schmidt, 90, and Reverend Carl M. Schmidt, 88, formerly of Carlinville, have celebrated 64 […]

Motorcycle training classes available in Springfield

With the motorcycle riding season in full swing, the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) recently announced openings […]

Veterans Assistance Commission to be in Benld Sept.

Will also visit Bunker Hill, Girard Joe White, assistant superintendent of the Macoupin County Veterans Assistance Commission […]

GED test prep registration open

Open registration is underway for Regional Office of Education 40’s adult education (GED test preparation) program classes […]

Extension to host gardening program this fall

The fall series of the University of Illinois Extension’s Four Seasons Gardening program, which focuses on environmental […]

Voters may now register for absentee voting

Macoupin County voters may now apply for a vote-by-mail absentee ballot for the Nov. 4 general election, […]

Board’s decision takes ambulance decision away from voters

Bunker Hill Area Ambulance Service is expanding after the Macoupin County Board approved an ordinance earlier this […]

Piper Lea Anne Rettig

Bobbi and Timothy Rettig of Carlinville are the parents of a daughter, Piper Lea Anne, born at […]

Timber Danielle Sullivan

Owen and Danielle Sullivan are the parents of a daughter, Timber Danielle, born at 10:47 a.m., Sunday, […]