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Newspaper to sponsor election forums

By Rick Wade With one of the most important local elections in recent memory less than two […]

Council appoints mayor pro tem in mayor’s absence

By Rick Wade With Mayor Robert Schwab out of town until the end of the month, the […]

Enterprise zone could get new administrator

By Rick Wade County board chairman Mark Dragovich outlined a plan to make up for lost time […]

Carlinville won’t get ITEP grant

By Rick Wade It appears the city is back to square one for revitalizing Carlinville’s downtown area, […]

Crimes and Accidents Feb. 7, 2013

Crimes Jan. 29 A deputy was requested by dispatch to contact a 48-year-old Divernon man in reference […]

Court News Feb. 7, 2013

Marriages Charles W. Ernst and Lizabeth A. Shuppy, both of Litchfield Carl G. Melchert and Jennie M. […]

Crimes and accidents Jan. 31, 2013

Accidents Andrew E. McCurdy, 26, and Charles H. Ehlers, 41, both of Bunker Hill were involved in […]

Court News Jan. 31, 2013

Divorces Mike Kirk, Carlinville, and Theresa Kirk, Carlinville. Peggy L. Ring, Tokyo, Japan, and Jason R. Ring, […]

Chamber Breakfast to feature grassroots efforts for positive

The Carlinville Area Chamber of Commerce will highlight the partnerships being created throughout the community during its […]

CAH continues to make improvements

By Misty Fritz Though Carlinville Area Hospital opened a brand new facility about a year and a […]