Read 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 […]

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 […]

Local Government Week puts spotlight where it should

3 9 17   The Issue: People tend to focus on things that have no immediate impact […]

Mental health help available

3 9 17 With Jess Willard The saying that surrounds the month of March is that it […]

Dreams a good way to remember loved ones

With Eric Becker The first dream I can vividly recall was when I was around six years […]

Online rankings give Carlinville its due

3 2 17 The Issue: There’s an online list or ranking for just about everything. Our View: […]

True witness to history

By Jan Dona There has never been a time in my life when I wasn’t aware of […]

Popularity of Route 66 should be fully leveraged

2 23 17 The Issue: An important asset runs the length of Macoupin County. Our View: Towns […]