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City asked to sponsor bike trail

By Rick Wade A proposed bike trail is a long way from completion, but its proponents are […]

Bike trail has support

By Rick Wade The local buzz around the city seems positive toward a plan to create  a […]

Demuzio Center looks at restricting public hours

By Rick Wade The shooting massacre at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut could affect Carlinville […]

Finance committee won’t OK bike trail yet

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

Court News Feb. 14, 2013

Marriages Jacob G. Petri, Carlinville, and Jamie L. Wuestenfeld, Quincy. David L. Whitford, Litchfield, and Cindy M. […]

Crimes and Accidents Feb. 14, 2013

Incidents Feb. 1 At approximately 8:24 a.m., an officer spoke with a Standard City resident on the […]

Area college students make the grade

Truman State University fall provost and vice president’s list Alexandra Mullady Reiser, Virden, english Truman State University […]

St. Paul Preschool registration scheduled for Feb. 21

St. Paul Preschool located at 202 E. Main St Carlinville, will be having registration for the 2013-2014 […]

Hunter safety course scheduled for March

The mandatory Illinois Department of Natural Resources Hunter Safety Education course will be held at the Carlinville […]

Blackburn College to host college and community luncheon

Tuesday, February 12, from noon to 1:00 pm,, Blackburn College will host a College and Community Luncheon, […]