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Fundraiser held for MCDD

A fund-raiser for the Macoupin Center for the Developmentally Disabled took place earlier this summer. Ron Bryan, […]

The Affordable Care Act and how it will

Macoupin Economic Development Partnership, the United States Small Business Administration and the city of Staunton would like […]

Carlinville Elks ask community to help one of

The Carlinville Elks are hosting a benefit for Past Exalted Ruler Don Brandon, who is disabled and […]

Upcoming CAH Auxiliary blood drive part of broader

The Carlinville Area Hospital Auxiliary will host a blood drive on Wednesday, September 4, at the Elks […]

Sims shares her story of ‘Making Miracles Happen

The Macoupin County Historical Society’s August meeting featured Plainview resident Pat Sims and her presentation entitled “Making […]

Wedding, Freehill-Pape

Melissa Beth Freehill and Andrew Jarrod Pape, both of Edwardsville, were united in marriage, Saturday, April 27, […]

Birthday, Verna Bentley

A 90th birthday celebration was held for Verna Bentley, Aug. 10, 2013, at the Carlinville Plaza. Those […]

Birthday, Rosemary Harbaugh

Rosemary Harbaugh, of Bloomington, formerly of Palmyra, will celebrate her 93rd birthday, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013. A […]

Getting acquainted with ‘The Town’

Hoping to give readers a sense of life in Carlinville in the 1940s, and even farther back, […]

Days Gone By – August 22, 2013

1913 (100 Years Ago) It is quite probable that since the founding of Blackburn, the prospects for […]