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True weight loss comes with facing reality

I’ve always been overweight and generally have accepted it as a part of my identity. As I […]

Relay for Life touches many

Progress made in increasing cancer survival rates seem to go hand hand-in-hand with the success of new […]

Spring supplement brings reminder of earth’s beauty

The Spring Supplement included with this issue of the Macoupin County Enquirer~Democrat is the product of two major initiatives […]

Some legacies are just not worth preserving

I want to think that throughout my working life there has been a day celebrating the birth […]

Making summertime memories with creativity

Hooray for summertime fun!  What memories have you and your family made this summer?  What opportunities have […]

Reading should not take a summer vacation

As the school year comes to an end, some students will experience a summer learning loss or […]

Recognize, respect, and pay tribute this Memorial Day

Memorial Day is around the corner. Are you looking forward to the upcoming three-day weekend as you […]

Make every day a celebration of our earth

April is Earth Month. Earth Week, April 21-25, is time to celebrate our planet. Earth Day — […]

Reading Tricky Words

For children, a key milestone on the journey to success in life is learning to read. Young […]

Make a gardening plan while awaiting spring’s new

The mercury is slowly rising, the ice is thawing, the snow is melting, and the days are […]