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Lewis and Clark’s Melissa Batchelor honored with Gateways

The Illinois Board of Higher Education and the Illinois Community College Board recently named Lewis and Clark […]

Kleemans celebrate 40th anniversary

Ken “Bear” and Lisa Kleeman celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary Saturday, July 13. They were married on […]

Pleasant Hill Village files f or bankruptcy protection

Due to unprecedented and sustained non-payment from Illinois Medicaid, Pleasant Hill Village has filed for Chapter 11 […]

$5,000 raffle kicks off A Carlinville Christmas on

The organizing committee for this year’s “A Carlinville Christmas On The Square” weekend has begun with a […]

Carlinville Knights of Columbus present scholarships

The Carlinville Knight of Columbus awarded cash scholarships to Jay Rosentreter, son of P.J. and Melanie Rosentreter […]

Heartland Alliance releases poverty report, data places Macoupin

By JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter Macoupin County has been placed, along with 12 other Illinois counties, […]

Car thief at large, wanted by multiple counties

By: JORDAN GRUCZA Enquirer Democrat Reporter Macoupin County resident Robert McDaniels is currently wanted by the Macoupin […]

Two face murder charges for 2015 Woodburn slaying

The Macoupin County State’s Attorney’s Office has filed first-degree murder charges plus additional felonies against two individuals […]

Carlinville agrees to $90,000 settlement for FOIA related

By: CHRIS BEST Enquirer Democrat writer At an eventful July 15 city council meeting, the Carlinville City […]

Carlinville school district continues pursuit of excellence

By: JACKSON WILSON Enquirer Democrat Reporter During Monday’s Carlinville Community Unit School District No. 1 Board of […]