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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 […]

State treasurer visits Carlinville Rotary Club

Illlinois state treasurer Dan Rutherford addressed the Carlinville Rotary Club, encouraging those in attendance to see if […]

Carlinville Area Hospital to offer CPR Class

Carlinville Area Hospital will be offering a CPR class for healthcare providers through the American Heart Association. […]

Courthouse gets $100,000 grant for exterior restoration

By Rick Wade A new push to begin the badly needed restoration of the Macoupin County Courthouse […]

Committee discusses water safety

By Rick Wade A $511,000 settlement with the Swiss manufacturer of the herbicide atrazine does not imply […]

Historic cabin to get more than face lift

By Rick Wade Like school boys playing hooky, the grown men crawled on hands and knees through […]