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Little Miss/Mister interviews entertain audience

By Daniel Winningham Each Little Miss and Mister contestant answered a series of questions on stage. 2012 […]

Harness races entertain afternoon crowds

Although there was some concern the track would not dry out following heavy weekend rains, temperatures rose […]

Hettick couple named senior royalty at county fair

By Rick Wade The Macoupin County Fair would not be the same if people like Bill and […]

2012 royalty bids farewell

By Daniel Winningham Just prior to this year’s Miss Macoupin and Junior Miss winners being crowned Tuesday […]

Mini grants Awarded by the Macoupin County Anti-Meth

Rev. Mary Alice and Sharon Wilson: Virden, First United Methodist Church This year’s recipients of the five, […]

4-H Foods Show at Fairgrounds

The Macoupin County 4-H program held its annual 4-H Foods Show at the county fairgrounds June 10th. […]

Small pets, dogs, tractors, and bicycles on display

Macoupin County 4-H members had the opportunity to display their tractor driving skills during a special contest […]

Summer means cookouts on Square

On the first day of summer, the grill on the downtown Carlinville Square was smoking as a […]

United Community Bank to host July 3 blood

In the spirit of “community” embedded in its name, the United Community Bank in Carlinville is sponsoring […]

Christ-Following 101 Vol. 8 – 27

“We also rejoice in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance.” (Romans 5:3) This gives […]