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Oswald sworn in as Carlinville’s acting mayor

Posted Thursday, Oct. 22, at 7:10 p.m. By CHRISTOPHER BEST Enquirer~Democrat contributor Following the Oct. 20 passing […]

Rotary Halloween parade this Sunday

The annual Rotary Halloween Parade is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 25, from 3 to 5 p.m. It […]

Annual Apple Fest draws visitors

By: JACKSON WILSON Enquirer Democrat Reporter Large crowds came out to the Broom’s Orchard, south of Carlinville, […]

Hospital to host drive-thru haunted house

During the coronavirus pandemic, kids everywhere have experienced the disappointment of cancellations, from school graduations to summer […]

Biermann begins Blackburn presidency

Posted Friday, Sept. 25, at 11:45 a.m. On Aug. 15, Dr. Mark L. Biermann officially became the […]

Blackburn ranked top performer on social mobility

For the second consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has named Blackburn College among the top-performing […]

Governor promotes census two weeks from deadline

Posted Friday, Sept. 18, 2020 at 6 p.m. New developments in federal court case to extend deadline […]

Railroad crossing on Route 108 to close Sept.

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that Illinois 108 will close at the railroad crossing about 3 […]

Council member fills vacancy in Ward 2

By:CHRISTOPHER BEST Enquirer~Democrat contributor CityCouncil KimHarber.JPG Kim Harber, left, is sworn in as an alderman for Ward […]

New Board member sworn in

By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer~Democrat managing editor Photo caption Judge Ken Deihl, left, swears in new County Board […]