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Route 108 in Carlinville to close July 12

Posted July 9, at 1:40 p.m. Railroad crossing repairs expected to last two days  The Illinois Department […]

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County courthouse phone system down

Posted Thursday, July 2, at 3 p.m. The Macoupin County Courthouse phone system is down and at […]

Roodhouse man faces murder charges in February death

A 27-year-old Roodhouse man is facing first degree murder charges in connection with the death of a […]

Carlinville schools planning for return of in-class learning

linville Community Unit School District No. 1 superintendent Becky Schuchman provided an update on how the district […]

Independence Day: Communities plan fireworks displays

While the COVID-19 pandemic has prompted many municipalities to cancel Independence Day (or Fourth of July) celebrations, […]

CAH seeks to find ‘our new normal’

By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer~Democrat managing editor The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has impacted every industry, though by now […]

Athletes begin conditioning for fall sports

By: JACKSON WILSON Enquirer Democrat Reporter Illinois High School Association member schools were recently permitted to open […]

With restrictions, churches begin welcoming worshippers

Posted June 25, 2020 By: DANIEL WINNINGHAM Enquirer~Democrat managing editor Many churches in the area, if they […]

Blackburn names Mark Biermann as next president

The Blackburn College Board of Trustees is pleased to announce that Dr. Mark Biermann has been named […]