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Arson suspected in weekend structure fires

HETTICK (Oct. 4, 2018) – Macoupin County Sheriff Shawn Kahl says two structure fires reported within about […]

Atwater man owns race-winning horse

COUNTY (Sept. 27, 2018) – Jim Ballinger of rural Atwater, who has been in the harness horse […]

Tour de Milk set Oct. 13

CARLINVILLE (Sept. 27, 2018) – Carlinville Plaza will host its fourth annual Tour de Milk bike ride […]

School Board approves budget

CARLINVILLE (Sept. 27, 2018) – A new budget for Carlinville Unit School District’s 2018-2019 fiscal year was […]

Behme, Lippold named Commended Students

CARLINVILLE (Sept. 27, 2018) – Carlinville High School Principal Patrick Drew recently announced that Tyler Behme and […]

Carlinville students attend Boys’ State

CARLINVILLE (Sept. 27, 2018) – American Legion Guy Baird Post 554 of  Carlinville recently honored five boys […]

SamJam raises funds for NF research

The fifth annual SamJam Music and Brewfest was held Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Macoupin County Fairgrounds […]

Rural Methodist Church receives award

Lynn Boston, president of the Rural Methodist Church Council, recently received an award from the National Methodist […]

Park district approves proposed pool improvements

Hainsfurther Wall sign located CARLINVILLE (Sept. 27, 2018) – Carlinville Park District at Thursday’s monthly board meeting […]

Sample ballots revealed for November election

COUNTY (Sept. 27, 2018) – The full slate of candidates and questions to appear on the ballot […]