Taylorville Daily News News http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2015-11-25T06:11:34Z Taylorville Kiwanis Hear About Benefits From LLCC's Remodeled Taylorville Center <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=197665" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_11241513346-IMAG0029.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>2 officials from Lincoln Land Community College, were guest speakers at the weekly meeting of the Taylorville Kiwanis Club on Tuesday at the Taylorville Memorial Hospital auditorium. Scott Stallman, head of Lincoln Land's 5 education centers inclu... 2015-11-24T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197665 Motion Approved for Wording of Indemnity Agreement Changed; Unlimited Play Playground Presentation <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=197518" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_112315112547-ParkBoardNovemberMeetingPic1.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Taylorville Park Board met in regular session on Monday night. The item that spurred the most discussion was the indemnity agreement update. Taylorville Mayor Greg Brotherton, City Attorney Rocky Romano and Taylorville Fire Department Assistant... 2015-11-24T12:05:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197518 RMHC of Central Illinois Offering Scholarship Program The Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Illinois (RMHCCI) is participating in the RMHC Scholars Program for high school seniors. Students have the opportunity to register for one of twelve $2,000 scholarships through the program. Kelly Thompso... 2015-11-24T12:15:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197488 ISP District 18 Seizes Large Amount of Heroin and Cannabis During Traffic Stop <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=197441" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_11231585441-ISPSEALbwjpg.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Illinois State Police District 18 of Litchfield intercepted a Chicagoland area motorist last Tuesday evening for speeding, but came upon a discovery of a large amount of heroin and some cannabis. The motorist was speeding and was pulled over on... 2015-11-24T12:10:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197441 Dudley Smith Farm Beef Cow-Calf Field Day and Research Project Update on December 8 <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=197374" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_11221580734-garyletterly.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The University of Illinois Extension office in Taylorville will be the host site for a Beef Cow-Calf Field Day and Research Project Update on Tuesday, December 8 at 10 a.m. This free event will highlight the latest on beef cattle grazing systems in... 2015-11-23T12:15:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197374 Pana Woman Delivers Newborn Baby at Moweaqua Casey’s General Store Ashton Seaton of Pana delivered a newborn baby girl at the Moweaqua Casey&rsquo;s General Store last Monday morning. Seaton told Regional Radio News she and her mom were on their way to a hospital in Decatur, and when she knew she wasn&rsquo;t going ... 2015-11-23T12:05:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197373 Expanded Drop Off Locations for Taylorville Food Pantry The Taylorville Ministerial Association has announced that they have expanded their drop off locations for non-perishable food items. Don Readhead, Executive Director of the Taylorville Food Pantry tells Regional Radio News that drop off locations ar... 2015-11-23T12:10:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197372 BREAKING NEWS: Portions of Christian, Montgomery Counties Without Power Saturday <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=197300" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_112115124520-Amerenlogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Updated 2:28pm 11/21/15 &nbsp; Some 76-hundred Ameren electric customers in Christian County, and another 1502 in Montgomery County, lost power just after 12 noon Saturday afternoon. Ameren was aware of the outage minutes after it happened, and wor... 2015-11-21T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197300 Caulkins Appointed to EIU Board of Trustees <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=197224" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_11201533208-StateSealofIllinois.png" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Governor Bruce Rauner has appointed Daniel Caulkins to the Eastern Illinois University Board of Trustees. He is an EIU alumnus and brings more than 40 years of business and management experience to the board, and experience in local government. Ca... 2015-11-21T13:30:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197224 Langleyville Water District Boil Order Lifted According to Mark Jacoby, who is the Operator in charge of the Langleyville Water District, the boil order that had been in effect for customers in the water district has been lifted. Customers no longer need to boil water to be used for human consum... 2015-11-20T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197223 Pana Man Charged for Allegedly Attacking Woman in Storage Unit 35 year-old Seth Bartimus of Pana was charged Wednesday with felony counts of domestic battery with a prior domestic battery conviction and unlawful restraint for allegedly attacking a woman in his storage unit in Decatur. Bartimus was sobering up wh... 2015-11-21T13:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197222 ROE #3 to Host Informational Meeting for Potential Substitute Teachers The Regional Office of Education #3 is offering an informational meeting for potential substitute teachers from 1-3 p.m. December 14, 2015 at the Professional Development Center located at 1500 West Jefferson Street in Vandalia. The session is free o... 2015-11-21T13:10:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197213 Registration Dates and Times for Taylorville Fire Department Angel Tree Program <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=197205" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_112015115217-FireDeptHeader.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Taylorville Fire Department has announced the registration dates and times for the Taylorville Fire Department Angel Tree. Registration starts today from 10 a.m. &ndash; 2 p.m at the Fire Department. Other registration dates are Tuesday, Novemb... 2015-11-21T13:05:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197205 Great Turnout at Angelo’s for GTCC’s November “Business After Hours” <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=197087" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_11191571953-NovGTCC2015AfterHours2.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A great turnout came to Angelo&rsquo;s Pizza as part of the Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce November &ldquo;Business After Hours&rdquo; event on Thursday. It was hosted by Angelo&rsquo;s and Dimond Brothers Insurance Agency, Inc. This is th... 2015-11-20T12:30:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197087 Taylorville Ministerial Association to Have Thanksgiving Worship Service The Taylorville Ministerial Association will be having their yearly Thanksgiving worship service at the First Presbyterian Church on Sunday, November 22, starting at 5 p.m. Minister Bill Kerns of Davis Memorial Christian Church, tells Regional Radio ... 2015-11-20T12:10:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197080 Open House and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Held for Central Illinois Public Transit <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=197077" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_11191524041-CIPTOpenHouse1.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A good crowd was in attendance for the open house and ribbon cutting ceremony for Central Illinois Public Transit at the Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce and Pana Community Hospital on Thursday. Kim Adair, CIPT Director, tells Regional Radio... 2015-11-20T12:05:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197077 Driver Arrested for Striking Pedestrians and Vehicles at Bob Ridings Dealership in Pana <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=197047" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_111915121800-Panapolice.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> According to a statement from the Pana Police Department, 20 year-old Dylan J. Russell of Pana was arrested for striking two pedestrians and several vehicles at the Bob Ridings Dealership in Pana. Russell was driving a 1996 Buick Regal, and was tr... 2015-11-19T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=197047 Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony at Treasure Then and Now <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=196927" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_11181555031-TreasureThenandNowRibbonCutting.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A ribbon cutting ceremony was held at Treasure Then and Now on Wednesday morning, located on the east side of the Taylorville Square, across from PS Printing. Several business and community leaders attended the ceremony. Co-owner Melinda Crist and ... 2015-11-19T12:15:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=196927 Dennis Scobbie Announces Run for State Representative in 95th District <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=196913" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_11181530928-DennisScobbieNov15Campaign.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Dennis Scobbie (R-Litchfield) has announced his candidacy for State Representative in the 95th legislative district. The incumbent representative in this district is Avery Bourne (R-Raymond). He made stops in Litchfield, Carlinville and Taylorville... 2015-11-19T12:05:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=196913 C.E.F.S. Golden Circle Nutrition Program to Reduce Meals Due to State Budget Impasse <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=196890" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_111815113729-cefsagencylogo.gif" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Due to the state budget impasse, the general revenue funding supporting the C.E.F.S. Golden Circle Nutrition Program has been withheld for senior meals which have had a direct and negative impact on seniors receiving a hot, nutritious meal. The loc... 2015-11-18T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=196890