Carlinville mail collection box hit by truck

According to Renee Sheedy at the Carlinville Post Office, a pickup truck hit the collection box outside […]

Law Enforcement United rides through Macoupin County

Law Enforcement United (LEU) are a group of volunteer law enforcers, survivors and supporters whose mission is to […]

Benld rejects handing trash control over to city

Benld rejects handing trash control over to city  November 4, 2014 – Benld residents, voting on two propositions, […]

Nilwood road tax proposition fails

Nilwood road tax proposition fails  November 4, 2014 –  A proposition to raise the maximum rate of […]

Palmyra couple’s book details places to visit in

By Daniel Winningham Earlier this year a couple from Palmyra had an informative book published that provides […]

Higher speed limit comes with new responsibility

The Issue: A new law will take effect Jan. 1, 2014, in the state of Illinois, raising […]

Nothing wrong with common sense when it comes

By Rick Wade I know that many of you will not like what I am about to […]

Concealed carry legislation contains serious flaw

The issue: Legislation awaiting the governor’s signature creates a concealed carry application review board that is exempt […]

Kleeman signs with McKendree

Carlinville High School senior, Kyle Kleeman, recently signed a letter of intent to compete in track and […]

Ghost Hog of Piasa haunts rural Illinois

By Hilary Hake There is a wild hog on the loose in Piasa. Some say it is […]