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Primary School kids update board with projects

CARLINVILLE (Oct. 19, 2017) – The Carlinville Primary School Monday hosted the monthly Carlinville Unit #1 Board […]

County board approves courthouse network upgrades

CARLINVILLE (Oct. 12, 2017) – Macoupin County Board voted Tuesday night to approve a bid of $53,474 […]

Public safety discusses donation from Dakota Access Pipeline

CARLINVILLE (Oct. 5, 2017) – The Macoupin County Public Safety Committee met Oct. 3 to discuss a […]

Deer notes for the 2017-18 season

CARLINVILLE (October 2, 2017) — The acorns are falling, which means it’s bow season in Illinois. New […]

Comerford elaborates on Macoupin Promise

CARLINVILLE (Sept. 28, 2017) – In a press conference last week, Blackburn President Dr. John Comerford introduced […]

Trick or Treat dates set for Carlinville

Trick or Treating in the city of Carlinville will be allowed on Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 30-31, […]

Blackburn College offers free tuition to Macoupin County

By Christopher Best CARLINVILLE (Sept. 21, 2017) – Blackburn College President John Comerford unveiled the school’s new […]

County joins Alton Convention and Visitors Bureau

CARLINVILLE (Sept. 14, 2017) – Acting on the recommendation of the Economic Development Committee, Macoupin County Board […]

City accused of violating FOIA

CARLINVILLE (Sept. 7, 2017) – A lawsuit was filed against the city of Carlinville in Macoupin County […]

Luncheon held at Gillespie mining museum

GILLESPIE (Aug. 31, 2017) – A variety of government officials and coal industry representatives toured the Illinois […]