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Lucky Birds 4-H holds pizza party

The Lucky Birds 4-H club recently held their August meeting. Before the meeting, the Lucky Birds enjoyed […]

Mobile dental health unit in Litchfield Aug. 27

The Lewis and Clark Community College Mobile Dental Health Unit will be at HSHS St. Francis Hospital […]

Legislation to increase states’s FAFSA completion signed into

Legislation sponsored by State Senator Andy Manar (D-Bunker Hill) that seeks to increase Illinois’ Free Application for […]

ST. Francis receives international baby-friendly award

Baby-Friendly USA, recently announced that HSHS St. Francis Hospital has received prestigious international recognition as a Designated […]

Benld UMC plans Aug. 3 block party

The Benld United Methodist Block Party will be held Saturday, Aug. 3 from 3 to 6 p.m. […]

Lawmakers call for review of Goodwill’s state contracts

Pressure still on Illinois not-for-profit despite its reversal of controversial decision By JERRY NOWICKI Capitol News Illinois […]

Heartland Alliance releases poverty report, data places Macoupin

By JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter Macoupin County has been placed, along with 12 other Illinois counties, […]

Summer Rep’s ‘Mary Poppins’ debuts July 18

By DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer Democrat managing editor The Summer Repertory Theatre will present “Mary Poppins” seven times […]

Hospital pledges $25,000 toward turf project

Carlinville Area Hospital recently pledged $25,000 — $5,000 annually for five years ­— to support the community […]

$650,000 winning Lucky Day Lotto ticket purchased in

By JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter A Gillespie convenience store sold a $650,000 winning Lucky Day Lotto […]