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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, […]

Myles Alexander Duncan

Stephanie and Daniel of Carlinville are the parents of a son, Myles Alexander, born at 8:33 a.m., Saturday, […]

Cash Mob set for Aug. 16

Carlinville’s Shop Local First organization recently announced that its seventh Cash Mob shopping promotion will take place […]

Changes announced to firearm deer season

By Kathleen Clark The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced some significant changes to the upcoming […]

Blackburn donation funds scholarship

Blackburn College recently received an estate gift of $960,000 from the estate of alumnus G. Marvin Schutt […]