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Ben-Gil students recognized for perfect attendance

everal students at Ben-Gil were honored for perfect attendance for the first semester of the 2019-20 school […]

Staunton fire consumes multiple buildings

By: JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter A fire consumed a pair of two-story buildings in Staunton at […]

School Board to bring back resource officer

By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer Democrat managing editor The position has not been filled yet but hopefully by […]

Gillespie Police Report Week of 12-6-19

Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019 A 17-year-old female juvenile from Hillsboro was issued a citation for speeding 56 […]

CUSD No. 7 school report card discussion raises

By JACKSON WILSON Coal Country Times Reporter On Nov. 25, it was revealed to the Gillespie Board […]

Seven from GHS named State Scholars

Seniors from Gillespie High School recently named Illinois State Scholars are, from left, Kaytrin Besserman, Mallory Mick, […]

Fire claims vacant Charles Street home

A fire broke out in a property on the 900 block of North Charles Street Nov. 6 […]

Youth package meals for those in need

Ellie Behme of the Lucky Birds 4-H Club volunteers with putting together meal kits at Saturday’s Hunger […]

Benld Police Report

Oct. 26 Took a report of criminal trespass in the 100 block of South Fourth Street. Handled […]

Gillespie Police Report

Sunday, November 3, 2019 William S. Nix, 27, of Gillespie was arrested on a warrant out of […]