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Take it to Town seeking volunteers

Providing a bit of what your grandparents might have called “elbow grease” is all that Carlinville’s Federated […]

Easter Bunny hops into Refuge

By Rick Wade The tall white rabbit with the pink nose wearing a colorful bib adorned with […]

STS Foundation invites Macoupin families to host exchange

STS Foundation, a 25-year old non-profit organization that promotes global learning and leadership through cultural exchange and […]

Elk’s dinner to support Kids Against Hunger, April

Kids Against Hunger is an organization that packs and sends highly nutritious, dehydrated meals to needy children […]

Tickets for Miss Carlinville pageant on sale

Who will be the new Miss Carlinville for 2013? Find out as it happens by attending the […]

Weyanah Brown Wilderness to hold recycle fundraiser

The local camp used by both Carlinville Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, Weyanah Brown Wilderness, commonly known […]

Carlinville area blood donors respond to call for

With blood donations down in recent months, 89 prospective donors showed up at the Elks Lodge March […]

Underground Railroad quilts to be discussed at April

Guest speaker Anne Stinnett, of Gillespie, will present information on the Underground Railroad’s quilt code during the […]

A notable success at Blackburn College: Harry Pratt

By Tom Emery Among scholars of Abraham Lincoln, few stand taller than Harry Pratt, whose work in […]

Wayne Young celebrates 98th birthday

Wayne Young will celebrate his 98th birthday with an Open House at The Village at Morse Farms […]