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Man faces multiple charges after high-speed chase

A Missouri man is facing multiple charges in Montogomery County following a chase that led authorities through […]

Man dies after train collides with vehicle

A Plainview man died Nov. 7 after a freight train collided with his vehicle, which was stopped […]

Barker apprehended for possession of methamphetamine manufacturing materia

Leon Barker Leon Barker, 45, Carlinville, was apprehended for possession of methamphetamine manufacturing material at approximately 6 […]

Carlinville seeks to Build a Bright Future with

The Parent Teacher Organization of Carlinville is looking to expand art opportunities for Carlinville Primary and Intermediate […]

Gillespie Police Report

Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019                           […]

Blackburn president resigns; will serve until Dec. 19

The resignation of Blackburn College President Dr. Julie Murray-Jensen was announced Monday evening. The college’s board of […]

Benld Police Report

Sept. 30, 2019 Took a report of identity theft and faud in the 100 block of North […]

Gillespie Police Report

Sunday Oct. 6, 2019 An officer was dispatched to the 100 block of Madison Street for a […]

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. […]

Carlinville man sentence to 17 years for armed

Macoupin County State’s Attorney Jennifer Watson announced earlier this week Associate Judge Joshua Meyer accepted a 17-year […]