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Mt. Olive native selected in Major League Baseball

  Caden Monke taken in the 14th round by the Kansas City Royals By JACKSON WILSON Enquirer […]

McWard and Barnes crowned at Girard Festival Days

  Cayd Smith named “Teen Citizen of the Year” By JACKSON WILSON Enquirer Democrat Reporter Sophia McWard […]

Geisler, Isaacs and Lowry named as the first

  Last Saturday, July 24, the first ever Coal Country Pageant was held at BenGil Elementary School. […]

‘G-Pie Burgers’ open for business, seeking employees

  By JACKSON WILSON Coal Country Times Reporter G-Pie Burgers, a new restaurant that was recently built […]

Three CMS golfers compete at Drysdale tournament

  Tate Duckels makes fifth appearance; Carter Zilm and Cade Vinyard their first By JACKSON WILSON Enquirer […]

Samjam returns with new format

  By Tom Emery Enquirer~Democrat contributor After a one-year hiatus, a popular central Illinois music festival returns […]

Dr. Stephanie Broom Nelson announces her retirement from

  After a career in Audiology spanning almost 40 years, Dr. Stephanie Broom Nelson has announced her […]

2021 Carlinville Lions queen candidates announced

  The 2021 Lions Carnival will be held on Sept. 10 and Sept. 11. Competing for Lions […]

The ride resumes at the 31st Tour De

  By JACKSON WILSON Enquirer Democrat Reporter Director Christian Hasselberg and the rest of his Tour De […]

Parents want answers to mask mandate questions

  By ERIN SANSON Enquirer-Democrat Reporter The Carlinville School Board meeting of Monday July 12 saw more […]