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Pride named recipient of Lee McKinney Distinguished Service

The St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) has announced Blackburn College President, Miriam “Mim” Pride, as the […]

Official election results confirm outcome

By Rick Wade The official results of the April 9 consolidated election are in, and Carlinville has […]

Mayor-elect prepares for passing of the gavel

Slug: interview with Deanna Demuzio By Rick Wade When Deanna Demuzio sits down at a table inside […]

Crimes and Accidents May 2, 2013

April 14 A deputy was advised of a possible domestic disturbance at approximately 3:49 a.m. The complainant, […]

Court News May 2, 2013

Marriages David M. Dowell and Amy E. McDowell, both of Urbana. Jason P. Trucks and Abigail R. […]

Stricter water conservation needed immediately

BREAKING NEWS There is a need for stricter water conservation immediately in Carlinville.  This applies to all […]

Kate Warma crowned Miss Carlinville 2013

By Daniel Winningham Girls, elegant gowns … and a gorilla dancing to hit rap song Gangnam-style? All […]

Little Miss contestants entertain with answers

By Daniel Winningham Jada Barkley was named the 2013 Little Miss at the ninth annual Carlinville Queen […]

Outgoing queen reflects on past year

Just before this year’s Miss Carlinville was announced, the 2012 winner offered a tearful goodbye. “I’m going […]

Standing for what’s right

By Rick Wade Carlinville fifth-grader Katie Nix is not shy about telling people why the use of […]