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Learn through Trivia

With Harold Strangeman CARLINVILLE (Aug. 16, 2018) – We will be dealing this week with Walt Disney […]

St. Louis is more than baseball town

With Eric Becker Sports Extra CARLINVILLE (Aug. 16, 2018) – The NFL thugs would disagree, but the […]

Back to school also applies to vehicle drivers

THE ISSUE: School resumes this week for area schools. OUR VIEW: Motorists need to be reminded to […]

Henry “Bud” Hurst, 80

CARLINVILLE (Aug. 14, 2018) – Henry “Bud” Hurst, 80, went onto Glory on Saturday August 11, in […]

Air ambulance companies have consumers in death grip

By Trudy Lieberman, Rural Health News Service For the Write Team WASHINGTON, D.C. (Aug. 9, 2018) – […]

Credit needs to be given

Letter to the Editor: CARLINVILLE (Aug. 9, 2018) – I want to put the spotlight on a […]

Benld issue discussed

SLUG: Letter Snider Dear Editor, BENLD (Aug. 9, 2018) – I am writing in regard to the […]

I resisted, but am an e-book convert

With Misty Fritz For the Write Team GILLESPIE (Aug. 2, 2018) – Anyone who knows me well […]

Learn through Trivia

With Harold Strangeman “I scream, you scream, we all for scream for ice cream.” Did you know […]

Changes in newspaper industry quite apparent

By Eric Becker For the Write Team CARLINVILLE (July 19, 2018) – As I sit here typing […]