Opinion

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Nothing new to say about head injuries

by Rick Wade At the risk of being tarred, feathered and ridden out of town on a […]

Letter to the Editor, Oakes

Dear Editor, I wanted to take a moment to tell you how much I have appreciated the […]

Letter to the Editor, Ross

Dear Editor, For nearly three decades, there has been a friendly feature at the Carlinville Post Office, […]

Letter to the Editor, Spohr

Dear Editor, The Jan. 3, 2013 issue of the Enquirer-Democrat included headline, “District placed on academic  watch […]

A reporter’s notebook: Scenes from an inauguration

By Rick Wade Inauguration day, Jan. 9, 2013 10:33 a.m. Just after deadline, leaving Carlinville on Route […]

The City of Carlinville and Macoupin County ask

The issue: The City of Carlinville and Macoupin County are both asking taxpayers for sales tax increases. […]

Letter to the Editor, Toon

Dear Editor, My name is Beth (Link) Toon and I have chosen to run for Mayor of […]

Letter to the Editor, DeLong

Dear Editor, I hope that people who saw the front page headline last week about the Carlinville […]

Do movies move us in both directions?

By Rick Wade Lots of people like to bash the motion picture industry for the movies it […]

Smokers have only themselves to blame for smoking

The issue: On the fifth anniversary of Illinois’ indoor smoking ban, many cigarette smokers are still upset, […]