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Mural up at Carlinville’s new train station

Woman killed in crash involving Amtrak

8 10 17 A 35-year-old lawyer from St. Louis, Mo., was killed late Wednesday, Aug. 2, in […]

Local artists Chalk It Up

Carlinville Square was filled with color Saturday, July 29, as Imagine! Rural Arts hosted its fourth annual Chalk It Up sidewalk chalk art festival.

Multi-county police chase ends in Springfield crash

7 27 17 A 32-year-old Springfield man is in custody following a July 19 police chase through […]

New cabin available for rent

7 20 17   The cabin recently installed at Carlinville lake is open and ready to rent […]

Despite request, SLF denies financial statements

7 13 17 Carlinville’s Shop Local First will not release financial statements despite recent attempts by the […]

Troop 62 Eagle Scouts on the rise

7 6 17 By Blade C. Williams Seven scouts from the 30 members of Boy Scout Troop […]

Carlinville readies for free Fourth of July Fireworks

6 29 17  By Eric Becker Carlinville Winning Communities’ third annual fireworks show will take place Sunday […]

Flag Day ceremonies

Abraham Lincoln, portrayed by Randy Duncan, speaks at the Carlinville Elks Lodge Thursday evening during Flag Day […]

Teen killed, sibling injured in ATV accident

Macoupin County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an accident that resulted in the death of 15-year-old Adam Heyen […]