Local Government

Illinois entering COVID-19 ‘Bridge Phase’ May 14

Eagle Scout Lane Stinnett tells the Macoupin County Board about his recent renovation of the Memorial Church […]

Brotze’s petition Supreme Court to appeal Alluvial Appellate

Camille and Wayne Brotze are appealing to the Supreme Court to appeal the judgment of the Illinois […]

Carlinville council proclaims April 22 as ‘Earth Day’

Zaiden Reese was recognized as an Eagle Scout during the Carlinville city council meeting Apr. 5. Pictured, […]

Sarah Oswald wins Carlinville mayor’s race

Victoria Wagstaff, left, and Sarah Oswald were both reelected to their positions as Carlinville Alderman and Mayor […]

Carlinville Ward 4 Alderman candidates answer questions

Victoria L. Wagstaff Occupation, Education, Marital/Family Status, Why are you seeking office? You can call me Victoria, […]

Carlinville Ward 4 Alderman candidates answer questions

Richard D. Brown II Occupation:  Recruiter / Admissions at Lincoln’s Challenge Academy (an At Risk Youth Program) […]

Carlinville Mayoral candidates answer questions

Sarah Oswald Occupation: Mayor of Carlinville Education: Graduated from Carlinville High School and received a BA in […]

Carlinville Mayoral candidates answer questions

Beth Toon Occupation: Retired. The largest part of my career was spent as manager, then general manager/director […]

Carlinville council receives praise for Alluvial victory

Carlinville mayor Sarah Oswald presented a proclamation to Aaron Shipley during the Mar. 15 city council meeting […]

Newspaper to sponsor candidate’s forum

The Macoupin County Enquirer-Democrat will host a candidate’s forum at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 20 at […]