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Carlinville man killed when struck by semi

DIVERNON (Jan. 18, 2018) – Aaron R. Carr, 26, of Carlinville was killed about 1:23 a.m., Saturday, […]

Car chase ends with fatality

BUNKER HILL (Jan. 11, 2018) – A high-speed chase Thursday evening ended about half an hour after […]

Carlinville holds brief council meeting

CARLINVILLE (Jan. 4, 2017) – Carlinville City Council met for just 12 minutes Tuesday, Jan. 2, as […]

Lawsuits against Cerar, Heigert dismissed

 CARLINVILLE (Dec. 28, 2017) – Judge April Troemper has dismissed slander lawsuits filed last year against former […]

Council members told to stay away from IARWC

CARLINVILLE (Dec. 21, 2017) – The attorney for the Illinois Alluvial Regional Water Company, Inc. made it […]

Scottville Bicentennial Flag raised

The American flag in Scottville flies proudly above the state’s bicentennial flag.  The flag was raised simultaneously […]

Train station grand opening Monday

CARLINVILLE (Dec. 7, 2017) – Though plans are still being finalized, Carlinville Mayor Deanna Demuzio said the […]

Firearm deer season sees decrease from last year;

By Kathleen Clark PALMYRA (Nov. 30, 2017) – The deer totals for the first firearm season are […]

Amtrak station now open for travelers

CARLINVILLE (Nov. 23, 2017) – It’s been more than a year since ground was broken for the […]

County board hears from residents on speed limits

CARLINVILLE (Nov. 16, 2017) – Two county residents spoke to the Macoupin County Board at the Nov. 14 […]