Children’s Christmas Shopping Spree: A tradition of spreading

The Carlinville Children’s Christmas Shopping Spree, scheduled for Dec. 14, is a tradition that aims to bring […]

Macoupin County Housing Authority receives national merit award

The Macoupin County Housing Authority has been chosen as a winner of the prestigious National Association of […]

Area Bible schools get underway

By Jan Dona Once the school year winds down and Italian-American Days and Black Diamond Days are […]

4-H Clinic teaches responsibility

Twenty five youth from Macoupin County spent June 6 learning and practicing the different skills needed to […]

City mouse doesn’t stand a chance with these

By Hilary Hake The other day I was running errands with my boys and my oldest, who […]

Third Thursday brings kids to the Square

By Rick Wade It was a great day to play outside. More than 100 people took advantage […]

Local church offers Bible with hot breakfast

Memorial Christian Church, located at the corner of Charles and E. 1st North Street, is sponsoring a […]

Adults can be big influence for good on

The issue: National statistics show that as a child ages, parents participate less in their lives. Our […]

Carlinville Primary welcomes its newest students

By Rick Wade   Kindergarten marks the first time most children spend significant amounts of time away […]

County fair stil seeks contestants for Little Miss

The Macoupin County Fair is looking for four and five year olds in the Macoupin County area […]