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County Board extends its emergency proclamation

By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer~Democrat contributor The Macoupin County Board unanimously voted in favor of extending its COVID-19 […]

MCHA among Illinois HUD grant recipients

Posted June 17, 2020 at 12:45 p.m. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced nearly […]

Nationwide Honor Flights suspended for 2020

Land of Lincoln Honor Flight received notice from its National governing organization June 12 that all honor […]

Rep. Bourne responds to decision to cancel state

Friday, June 12, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker announced that Illinois State Fairs in Springfield and Du Quoin […]

June 11, 2020 Black Lives Matter march

Posted June 12, 2020 at 2:08 p.m. These photos, taken by Enquirer Democrat photographer Jackson Wilson, are […]

Russell’s furniture of Staunton among DCEO grant recipients

State awards 65 grants in partnership with local government to support small businesses downstate and rural areas […]

Partnership for Educational Excellence recognizes GHS Class of

(Editor’s note: The Partnership for Educational Excellence awarded several Class of 2020 graduates in May. This is […]

Hallmark Healthcare tests ‘COVID-free’

Hallmark Healthcare of Carlinville, a skilled nursing facility in Carlinville, announced in a June 4 press release […]

State eases up on business restrictions

By: JACKSON WILSON Enquirer Democrat Reporter There’s still work to be done as a whole, but the […]

Community protests county lockdown