Taylorville Daily News News http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2014-09-21T11:13:37Z Car-Train Accident Claims One A car-train accident in Taylorville early Sunday morning (9-21) has claimed a life. &nbsp;According to a news release from the Taylorville Police Department, Christian County 911 got a call a few minutes after 2:00 am Sunday about an accident involv... 2014-09-21T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144666 St. Mary's Fall Festival Underway St. Mary's Catholic Church in Taylorville is holding its annual Fall Fiesta this weekend.&nbsp; The event features attractions for all ages.&nbsp; &nbsp;For the kids there's a tent with games and contests, and pony rides will be available. &nbsp;... 2014-09-20T04:45:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144507 Taylorville Police Again Collecting Unwanted Medications <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=144504" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_9121451123-TPDlogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Taylorville Police Department has announced that it again is accepting unwanted or expired medications, whether prescription or over the counter, at the department headquarters in the next week, as part of National Drug Take Back Day on September... 2014-09-19T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144504 107.5 shine.fm Gets New Antennas, Signal Increase in Taylorville <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=144498" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_9191414457-20140918161328.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Tower crews working for the Miller Media Group's 107.5 shine.fm completed installation on Thursday, of new antennas on the station's tower south of Taylorville. The newly-installed antennas have dramatically improved the signal of the station in T... 2014-09-19T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144498 2 Miller Media Group Radio Stations Hosting United Way Telethon September 25th <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=144472" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_9191495943-UnitedWayLiveUnitedlogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>2 of the Miller Media Group radio stations in Taylorville will hold its annual telethon to benefit the United Way of Christian County, on Thursday, September 25th. M-M-G president Randal J. Miller, and United Way executive director Malia Hepburn, wi... 2014-09-19T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144472 Chillifest Needs Volunteers The Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce is looking for volunteers for the upcoming Chillifest. CEO of the chamber, Patty Hornbuckle says the main thing they need is chilli judges: [audio:pattyvolunteers091914.mp3]comment here[/audio] Call the G... 2014-09-19T04:45:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144335 LONGTIME BOB RIDINGS MANAGER RETIRES Buddy Daniels &ndash; General Manager of Bob Ridings in Pana has officially retired.&nbsp; Buddy has been General Manager in Pana for eleven and a half years, and was with&nbsp; Bob Ridings for twenty-eight and a half years.&nbsp; Daniels says he's s... 2014-09-19T04:45:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144334 Sheriff Cites Domestic Violence Stats Domestic violence is a subject that is currently receiving a lot of national attention, but it's also a story that&nbsp; hits close to home.&nbsp; Christian County Sheriff Bruce Kettelkamp says&nbsp; domestic violence calls account for a sizable port... 2014-09-19T04:45:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144333 Eagle Creek State Park Installs Hunting Blind for Those With Disabilities <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=144322" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_91814120303-EagleCreekpixoneSept1814.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Hunters with disabilities can avail themselves of a new hunting blind installed in time for the busy fall hunting season at Eagle Creek State Recreation Area on Lake Shelbyville. Eagle Creek SRA Site Superintendent Richard Glazebrook said the blin... 2014-09-19T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144322 Long-Time Taylorville Memorial Hospital CEO Announces Retirement <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=144166" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_9171430131-DanRaab.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Long-time Taylorville Memorial Hospital C-E-O Dan Raab has announced his retirement effective at the end of the year. Raab told Regional Radio's Randy Miller, that he began informing his staff and medical board that he was ending his health care c... 2014-09-17T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144166 Farm Bureau Provides Scholarships College students interested in a career in agriculture might be able to get some help paying for college. Melissa McMillan, Manager of the Christian County Farm Bureau, says they are raising money for scholarships: [audio:mcmillanccfbscholarships091... 2014-09-18T04:45:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144164 Local Church to Begin New Sermon Series A church in Herrick is beginning a new sermon series this Sunday (9-21). Pastor Jeremy Suey of the Herrick Christ Tabernacle Church says the series will be based on a popular movie: [audio:pastorsueymaps091714.mp3]comment here[/audio] The Christ Ta... 2014-09-18T04:45:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144163 Farmers Market to Still Feature New Crops Even though it's late in the season, the Taylorville Main Street Farmers Market still anticipates new crops.&nbsp; Market manager Ed Downs says it's still a good time to load up on summer bounty: [audio:farmersmkt091914.mp3]comment here[/audio] The... 2014-09-18T04:45:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144160 2 Miller Media Group Radio Stations Scheduling Service Outage for Thursday 2 of the Miller Media Group radio stations based in Taylorville, have scheduled a service outage for Thursday, for antenna repairs. NEW Country 104-point-ONE and 107-point-5 shine-dot-fm, will both be off the air for a good portion of the day on... 2014-09-17T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144125 Taylorville Kiwanis Hear About Chamber Chillifest, City/County 175th Anniversary Celebration <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=144005" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_9091461619-Kiwanislogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Taylorville Kiwanis Club heard about the upcoming Taylorville Chamber Chillifest, which this year is being combined with the City of Taylorville and Christian County's 175th Anniversary celebration, at the club's weekly luncheon meeting Tuesday a... 2014-09-16T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144005 Medical Marijuana Cultivation Facility Remains Hot Button for Christian County Board Once again, the Christian County Board meeting Tuesday night was occupied by the Medical Cannabis Cultivation Facility issue. 2 of the entities that had previously pitched their case for board support were on hand to restate their plans and desires. ... 2014-09-17T01:15:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144003 Computer Techniques Continuing Build-Out of Fiber Optic Network in Taylorville <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=144000" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_9161470851-CTIlogo.gif" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Computer Techniques, Incorporated, also known as C-T-I in Taylorville, is on schedule with their build-out of what will be Taylorville's first fiber optic network for high speed Internet. President of the company Billy Williams tells Regional Radio N... 2014-09-18T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=144000 ADA Supports Research The American Diabetes Association is planning a couple of fundraisers in coming weeks.&nbsp; Vanessa Wiseman of the ADA says the money raised is put to good use: [audio:wisemanstepout091714.mp3]comment here[/audio] The American Diabetes Association... 2014-09-17T04:45:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=143996 Alert Cop Helps Effect Pot Bust An alert off-duty cop helped nab a couple of suspected pot offenders.&nbsp; According to police, early in the evening September 9th, the officer noticed apparent marijuana smoking in a vehicle in the Wendy's Restaurant parking lot and called it in. ... 2014-09-16T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=143995 Pana Community Hospital Touts Breast Care Program Breast cancer is treatable if caught early, and one local hospital is offering a new program to address the problem. Cindy Miles, Diagnostic Imaging Manager for Pana Community Hospital explains: [audio:milespchbreastcare091714.mp3]comment here[/audi... 2014-09-17T04:45:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=143994