Read letters to the editor, opinion pieces and letters from the editor’s desk.

Spring has its own shopping season

3 23 17   The Issue: People tend to focus on Christmas as the most important shopping […]

Vote yes in Bunker Hill for common cent$

3 23 17 To the editor: In October of 2016, I approached the Bunker Hill city council […]

Carlinville shows itself well

3 23 17 To the editor: Once again the Carlinville community has shown how caring and giving […]

Upcoming election important for Carlinville

3 23 17 SLUG: Letter Cerar To the editor: “Leadership is not about the next election, it’s […]

Thoughts of past petition challenge

3 23 17   Dear Editor, Carlinville area residents have called or stopped me and asked to […]

Forty days in the desert

3 23 17 March 1 was meant to mark a period of life change for me as […]

What’s in a name?

3 16 17   By Misty Fritz As names go, Misty isn’t exactly rare, but it’s far […]

Sunshine Week highlights importance of open government

3 16 17   The Issue: Transparency in government is an issue at the local, state and […]

Endorsing Demuzio

3 16 17 Dear Editor: Since Central Realty’s founding in 1996, we have never offered an endorsement […]

Kelly scholarship dinner a success

3 16 17 To the editor: Headlines are supposed to capture a reader’s attention and summarize the […]