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Railroad crossing on Route 108 to close Sept.

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that Illinois 108 will close at the railroad crossing about 3 […]

Council member fills vacancy in Ward 2

By:CHRISTOPHER BEST Enquirer~Democrat contributor CityCouncil KimHarber.JPG Kim Harber, left, is sworn in as an alderman for Ward […]

New Board member sworn in

By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer~Democrat managing editor Photo caption Judge Ken Deihl, left, swears in new County Board […]

Lions plan a Fish ‘n’ Corn Dog Fry

The Carlinville Lions Club is planning a Fish ‘n’ Corn Dog Fry Friday and Saturday, Sept. 11 […]

Leona Hacker to celebrate 100th birthday September 27

By: JACKSON WILSON Enquirer Democrat Reporter On Sept. 27, a parade is going to be held for […]

Lions queen candidates selling raffle tickets

(Editor’s note: There will be no annual Lions Carnival this year. However, the queen candidates will still […]

Woman flown to St. Louis after stabbing

36-year-old Carlinville man faces multiple charges Posted Wednesday, Aug. 26, at 2 p.m. By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer~Democrat […]

Group cancels ‘A Christmas in Carlinville’ events

By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer~Democrat managing editor If attending ‘A Carlinville Christmas on the Square’ was on one’s […]

Clinical director explains decision to limit testing

By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer~Democrat managing editor As the number of confirmed positive cases of coronavirus continues to […]

Golden Apple inducts inaugural class into Accelerators’ program

Golden Apple announced Aug. 3 that it inducted 30 individuals into the inaugural class of the organization’s […]