Read letters from the editor’s desk.

Citizens unite, score victory in AT&T battle

THE ISSUE: AT & T cell service deficiencies cause citizens to unite and demand answers from AT […]

Fair, fireworks work better together

The Issue: Two important events faced calendar conflicts. Our View: A cooperative effort works to make both […]

State of Illinois finally passes a state budget

THE ISSUE: After not having a state budget in nearly three years, Governor Rauner signed a budget […]

Take time to acknowledge teachers for all they

THE ISSUE: Another school year comes to a close. Teachers have had to do more with less […]

Comerford improves college and community during his tenure

THE ISSUE: Dr. John Comerford, president of Blackburn College, will be leaving the college for a new […]

Drug take back day is important to combat

THE ISSUE: Opioid, heroin and prescription drug abuse is on the rise throughout Illinois and Macoupin County. […]

Property taxes go a long way in Macoupin

The Issue: Illinois is known for having some of the worst property taxes in the country. Our […]

Kudos to area students for exercising rights

THE ISSUE: Area high school students joined their peers on March 14 for a 17-minute walkout to […]

AT&T service in areas of Macoupin County is

THE ISSUE: Residents, law enforcement, and legislators have all reported inferior service OUR VIEW:  AT & T […]

Where does time go?

By Eric Becker The Write Team CARLINVILLE (March 15, 2018) – Next month, I will have been […]