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Portion of Route 16 dedicated to fallen soldier

GILLESPIE (Nov. 16, 2017) – Dozens of family members, friends, classmates and community members gathered Monday morning, […]

First graders learn about history

CARLINVILLE (Nov. 16, 2017) – Diane Schrader, a docent from the 1818 Colonel Benjamin Stephenson House of […]

Blackburn honors veterans at annual convocation

CARLINVILLE (Nov. 16, 2017) – Blackburn College and Carlinville American Legion Guy Baird Post 554 held their […]

Sights from Carlinville-Pleasant Plains state quarterfinal playoff

Part of Carlinville history gone to demolition

CARLINVILLE (Nov. 9, 2017) – Thursday morning began the demolition project of the former Bel-Air Motel located […]

Mc-Grand Re-Opening

CARLINVILLE (Nov. 9, 2017) – The Carlinville McDonald’s underwent several renovations over the summer, and by late […]


Carlinville defeated Trenton Wesclin 25-21, 25-22 on Wednesday to win the Nashville Sectional. It’s the first sectional […]

77th Rotary Halloween Parade celebrates 150 years of

CARLINVILLE (Nov. 2, 2017) – Carlinville kicked off Halloween celebrations last Thursday, Oct. 26 with its annual […]

Interstate sign points out Carlinville attractions

RAYMOND (Nov. 2, 2017) – The Shop Local First group has worked with Illinois Tourism, Route 66 […]

Red Ribbon Week

CARLINVILLE (Nov. 2, 2017) – Teachers at Carlinville Primary School release red balloons Friday afternoon, ending Red […]