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Alleged rape victim sues Blackburn

By Daniel Winningham A former Blackburn College student who claims to have been “sexually assaulted and raped” […]

Committee outlines reasons for city sales tax

By Rick Wade Mayor Pro Tem Mark Staerk was frank about the choices the city faces with […]

Deception expert says area police impersonator fits profile

By Deverie Rudd A recent rash of reports regarding a police impersonator traveling the roads of Macoupin, […]

Alleged police impersonator stops woman on Route 16

A Macoupin County Enquirer-Democrat exclusive By Rick Wade Something just wasn’t right. That was the thought occurring […]

Police impersonators strike in Macoupin County

UPDATE: March 15, 2013 Police impersonator returns to Macoupin County  By Rick Wade After a brief hiatus, […]

Two reports of police impersonator reported in Macoupin

By Rick Wade The police impersonator who’s been allegedly pulling over women in Sangamon and Morgan counties […]

Time running out to submit questions for candidates

There is something so American about candidates for public office standing before the voters and responding to […]

Storm leads to first snow day of 2013

By Daniel Winningham Weather forecasters from metropolitan areas all over the Midwest eagerly tracked a winter storm […]

Blackburn College to host Model UN conference

Blackburn College will host the Central Illinois High School Model United Nations Conference (CIHSMUN) Thursday, March 7. […]

Carlinville music program plans activities

The sounds of the season will be center stage during the Carlinville Music Department’s Winter Band Concert […]