1/26/2015 2:22:10 PM
After 25 years, a new voice for WTIM’s Morning Show will be taking over in April. Sam Wood, 22, of Lincoln, a soon-to-be graduate of Lincoln College's radio broadcasting program, has been named the new host of the Morning Show on Newstalk WTIM THE BIG 870 AM and 96-point-3 FM. Wood will fill the position being left by the upcoming retirement of long-time host Matt McLemore on April 2nd...read more
Norma J. Cartee, 88, of Owaneco passed away at 6:58 PM on Sunday January 25, 2015 at Meadow Manor Nursing Home in Taylorville. She was born on November 29, 1926 in Pana, Illinois, the daughter of Ernest Louis Page and Marguerite Alice Moomey Godat. On February 27, 1944 she married Charles August Cartee Jr. in Missouri. He preceded her in death on July 26, 1979. Norma previously worked at the Trian...read more
Frank J. kindred, 60, of Taylorville, passed away Friday, January 23, 2015 at 10:24 a.m. at Taylorville Memorial Hospital in Taylorville. She was born November 6, 1954 in Taylorville, IL. The Son of Paul and Helen (Head) Kindred. Paul worked as a truck driver and was a member of the Taylorville American Legion Post # 73.He is survived by his Companion: Debbie Sassatelli of Taylorville; Broth...read more
Viola M. Durbin, 79, of Taylorville, passed away Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 3:17 a.m. at Meadow Manor Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Taylorville. She was born December 1, 1935 in Palmer, IL. The Daughter of William D. England and Fanny (Christian) Porter.
She is survived by her Daughters: Deborah S. Spencer of Taylorville, IL; Mary Reed of Taylorville, IL; Grandchildre...read more
Helen E. Hinshaw, 93, of Ramsey, IL, passed away Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 6:25 a.m. at Piatt County Nursing Home in Monticello, IL. She was born October 9, 1921 in Ramsey, IL. The Daughter of Dale and Noy (Casey) Hauskins. She married E. Virgil Hinshaw on February 5, 1949 in Henderson, KY. And he later preceded her in death on July 28, 1988. She served in the United States Navy as a nurse.
Jean M. Mahan, 69 of Taylorville passed away at 1:00 PM on Friday, January 16, 2015 at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield.
Jean was born on December 5, 1945 at Taylorville the daughter of Gino and Nadene (Van Vleet) Lenzi. She married Richard E. “Dick” Mahan on August 7, 1965 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Taylorville. She was preceded in death by her parents; 3 ...read more