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CEO program hosts pancake breakfast

Students in the Macoupin CEO Program hosted a pancake breakfast fundraiser Sunday, Oct. 7, at Carlinville United […]

Committee approves $119,000 air conditioner bid

COUNTY (Oct. 4, 2018) – Macoupin County Board’s Building and Grounds Committee reviewed three bids they received […]

Sample ballots revealed for November election

COUNTY (Sept. 27, 2018) – The full slate of candidates and questions to appear on the ballot […]

Girard man injured in car-motorcycle crash

CHESTERFIELD: (Sept. 20, 2018) – Illinois State Police District 18 is investigating a two-unit crash on Route […]

Finance committee discusses landscaping at train depot

CARLINVILLE (Sept. 13, 2018) – Carlinville’s city finance committee Monday night discussed possible options to sprucing up […]

County files lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies, distributors, ‘front

COUNTY (Sept. 6 2018) – Macoupin County, through State’s Attorney Jennifer Watson, on Aug. 23 filed a […]

Dog shot in Benld

BENLD (Aug. 30 2018) – A young dog belonging to Tracy Petersen of Benld is dead after […]

Cavallo Bus Lines went out of business

GILLESPIE (Aug. 23, 2018) – Cavallo Bus Lines, which has been a fixture in the Gillespie area […]

Rash of car break-ins results in person in

CARLINVILLE (Aug. 16, 2018)  – Last week, the Carlinville Police Department responded to a call of at […]

Bourne, McMillan announce Second Amendement referenda for General

CARLINVILLE (Aug. 9, 2018) – This week, State Rep. Avery Bourne and State Senate candidate Seth McMillan […]