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Christ-Following 101 Vol. 8 – 15

Plastic Christians are killing the church. The un-churched and de-churched around us have decided that the church […]

Miss Carlinville sleepover, everything but sleep

By Ashley Vinyard To keep with our theme of “It’s a Jungle Out There,” the 2013 Miss […]

Macoupin Tails to hold Annual Benefit Banquet and

The Macoupin County Animal Shelter and Adoption center (TAILS) will be holding its 6th Annual Spring Benefit […]

Different venue, same result at Moose Egg Hunt

By Daniel Winningham There was no fire engine and participants didn’t have to search for eggs in […]

Finding comfort in common things

Elizabeth Elliot of Passages Hospice set a small zebra print purse on Francis Huyear’s lap. Huyear, 77, […]

Werner Lecture Series welcomes Brent A. Mitchell to

Blackburn College has announced this year’s Werner Lecture Series speaker, Brent A. Mitchell, vice president, stewardship, at […]

Troop #63 participates in First Aid Meet, hold

Recently, Boy Scout Troop #63 of Carlinville participated in the First Aid Meet in Springfield, hosted by […]

Second Annual Young Writers Competition to be held

A “Write Out Loud” Young Writers Competition will take place during the month of April for all […]

Music Club announces winners

Illinois Federation of Music Clubs,  Morning Etude, recently announced winners of its composition contest. Area winners are […]

4-H Federation Pork Cookout on the Square

Friday, April 19, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., the 4-H Federation will be having a Pork […]