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Sheriff’s office investigating burglary, arson

7 27 17 Macoupin County Sheriff’s Office, Illinois Fire Marshall and Carlinville Fire Protection District are investigating […]

Fire destroys Bunker Hill home

7 27 17 The Bunker Hill Fire Department responded to a house fire at 608 W Fayette […]

Medium Rare to debut by Blackburn Summer Rep

7 27 17 Blackburn College’s Summer Repertory Theatre will present “Medium Rare” as its presentation at Bothwell […]

Wilton to celebrate 100th birthday

7 27 17 Russell Wilton of Carlinville will turn 100 years old on Thursday, Aug. 3. A […]

Remling to celebrate 100th birthday

7 27 17  Viola Josephine (Crawford) Remling will celebrate her 100th birthday Thursday, July 27. A reception […]

Constructing a reputation for customer care

7 27 17 Owning or renting a property comes with more challenges than cost — it’s also […]

Wedding June 26

7 20 17 Jaklyn Nicole Pearson, daughter of Janet and John Fitzpatrick of Ramsey, married Kent Eugene […]

Three generations of automotive sales

7 20 17 For many Macoupin County citizens, a vehicle is necessary for day-to-day life, especially when […]

School registration dates around county announced

7 20 17 It’s mid-July and the first day of school is not too far away. Area […]

Area schools will feel pinch if education bill

By Eric Becker Senate Bill 1 has been on the minds of school superintendents throughout the state […]