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

Honestly Different

To the editor CARLINVILLE (Feb. 22, 2018) – “Honestly Different.” Those are the words written on Jon […]

Jones the right candidate

To the Editor: STAUNTON (Feb. 22, 2018) – Our 13th Congressional District is being ill-served by Representative […]

Tragedies can be prevented, but only if we

By Eric Becker The Write Team CARLINVILLE (Feb. 15, 2018) – Saw a pretty brutal aftermath of […]

Letter to editor

BUNKER HILL (Feb. 15, 2018) – On Wednesday, Gov. Rauner will present to the General Assembly his […]

Business of the Year a benefit to communities

THE ISSUE: Coal Country Chamber recently recognized its business of the year and other community leaders OUR […]

Taxing pot not a good idea

To the editor: TINLEY PARK (Feb. 8, 2018) – With absolutely no regard for solid facts or […]

Phone calls annoying: Letter

CARLINVILLE (Feb. 8, 2018) – In the past, you have been kind enough to let me blow […]

Harold Lange, 94

CARLINVILLE (Feb. 5, 2018) – Harold Lange, 94, of Carlinville passed away Thursday morning, Feb. 1, 2018, […]

County tourney celebrates 100th edition

By Eric Becker The Write Team CARLINVILLE (Jan. 25, 2018) – Pardon me for forgetting this was […]

Precaution is needed in dealing with flu outbreak

THE ISSUE: Flu season is still active within Macoupin County. CARLINVILLE (Jan. 25, 2018) – Heed the […]