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Carlinville School District to conduct Kindergarten registration

All children living in the Carlinville Community Unit School District #1 who will be  attending kindergarten for […]

Carlinville CUSD#1 to offer free development screenings for

Carlinville Community Unit District #1 will offer a free developmental screening for children ages three and four, […]

City prepares for sales tax hike public meeting

By Rick Wade Aging water and sewer plants in need of significant improvements. A lake that’s filling […]

Auction nets nearly $26,000 for scholarships to Blackburn

By Rick Wade All eyes and ears were fixed on auctioneer Mike Crabtree as he delivered his […]

Chamber holds annual breakfast

By Daniel Winningham Seated at roundtables in the Fireside Room at Lake Williamson, board members of the […]

Crimes and accidents Feb. 28, 2013

No incidents were reported. Accidents Elizabeth D. McCollum, 25, of Wood River was involved in a single-vehicle […]

Court News Feb. 28, 2013

Marriages Jeremy C. Lambert and Danyela R. King, both of Gillespie. Cody S. Vannoy and Christina L. […]

Committee votes to move ahead with plan to

By Rick Wade The city of Carlinville edged closer to making a commitment to a plan of […]

Pot bust leads to arrests

An investigation led by the South Central Illinois Drug Task Force and the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office […]

Proposed bike trail sponsorship put on hold

By Rick Wade The proponents of a bike trail from Loveless Park to Beaver Dam State Park […]