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HSHS offers pumpkin carving safety tips

Fall has arrived, the leaves are changing and pumpkin patches are open for families to select the […]

City flooded with water expenses

By CHRIS BEST Enquirer Democrat contributor An ordinance financing $2.5 million in engineering and legal fees for […]

GHS to host Oct. 25 blood drive

Gillespie High School will host a community blood drive from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. […]

Carlinville becomes state’s first Bee City

The Carlinville City Council unanimously voted Sept. 16 to become a Bee City USA, joining more than […]

Brighton woman dies in Jersey County accident

An 18-year-old Brighton female died as a result of a traffic accident in Jersey County Sept. 28. […]

Red Cross blood drives planned in October

The American Red Cross urges people of all races and ethnicities to give blood or platelets to […]

Public Health Department drive through flu clinic October

The Macoupin County Public Health Department reminds area residents that the annual drive through flu clinic will […]

Coal Country Sports Complex cookout Saturday, Sept. 28

The Coal Country Sports Complex Foundation will be holding a cookout at Randy’s Market in Gillespie Saturday, […]

GHS Class of ‘74 to gather Sept. 28

This year, the Gillespie High School Class of ‘74 is celebrating their 45th year since graduating as […]

Benld council reassures city there is no cause

By: JORDAN GRUCZA Coal Country Reporter The Benld City council meeting on Monday began with Alderman Jim […]