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Take It To Town to hold fundraiser

A fundraising dinner for the all-volunteer Take It To Town annual event is slated for Friday, Jan. […]

Blackburn to hold annual scholarship dinner and auction

Blackburn College will hold the annual Macoupin County Scholarship Dinner and Auction Saturday, Feb. 23, in the […]

Local students receive honors in respective areas

St. John’s College, department of nursing, Springfield, announced the names of students who made the fall 2012 […]

Carlinville Elks December Student of the Month

Carlinville Elks announced the December Student of the Month is Jonathan Bettis, son of Jack Bettis and […]

Workshop available for managing diabetes

A diabetes workshop will be held Jan. 22 through Feb. 26 at Carlinville Area Hospital. The workshop […]

Blackburn College to host blood drive

To help ensure an adequate blood supply for our region, Blackburn College is hosting a blood drive […]

Days Gone By Jan. 17

1943 (70 years ago) The point rationing plan, which is to be placed in effect in the […]

Christ Following Jan. 17

Romans 8:1 says, “Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus…” However, […]

Christ Following Jan. 10

There is a moment of surrender, and a process of surrendering. Paul’s moment of surrender occurred on […]

Carriker to celebrate 90th birthday

Bill Carriker will celebrate his 90th birthday with an open house Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, at the […]