4/16/2014 11:17:02 AM
10 people were arrested Tuesday on various drug charges. At 10:30 a.m., agents from the Illinois State Police Central Illinois Enforcement Group, Illinois State Police Zone 4, Illinois State Police Meth Response Team, Christian County Sheriff’s Office, Taylorville Police Department, and the Edinburg Police Department conducted an arrest warrant detail for numerous arrest warrants issued by t...read more
Charles H. Swedick, 95 of Taylorville passed away on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 3:37 PM at his home.He was born on March 31, 1919 at Taylorville the son of William C. and Alma (Bain) Swedick. He married Norma D. Cooper on February 24, 1940 at St. Charles, Missouri; she preceded him in death on January 21, 2007. He was also preceded in death by his parents; Son, Michael Charles Swedick; Sister and...read more
Vivian (Buchholz) Williams, 89, of Nokomis, IL, passed away on April 11, 2014 at 4:45 p.m. at Prarie Rose Health Care in Pana, IL. She was born on April12, 1924 in Nokomis, IL; the daughter of Walter E. and Mary (Schmidt) Buchholz. She married Lloyd E. “Butter” Williams on September 26, 1944 in Nokomis, IL. He preceded her in passing on October 21, 1993. She was...read more
Barbara Jean Durbin, 62, of Jeisyville, passed away on April 9, 2014 at 5:45 a.m. at Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, IL. She was born on June 22, 1951 in Jennings County, Indiana the daughter of Walter B. and Alice (Vincent) Neville. She married Roy Thomas Durbin on May 10, 1968 in Taylorville, IL. She was a homemaker. She was a very humble woman who took great pride in her family, esp...read more
Bobbie Jo Niethe, 45, of Taylorville, IL died at 1:59 am Tuesday, April 8, at Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, IL.
She was born February 17, 1969 in Decatur, IL the daughter of Robert W. and Shirley D. Leach Niethe.
Surviving are her companion: Mandi Fathauer of Taylorville; Mother: Shirley D. Niethe of Sharpsburg; Son: Dakota Barstow and Daughter Skylur Barstow both of Taylorville; Sisters...read more
M. Darlene Blount, 80 of Morrisonville passed away on Monday, April 7, 2014 at 12:25 AM at Montgomery Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Taylor Springs.
She was born on December 1, 1933 at Morrisonville the daughter of Okal and Kathryn (Friedrich) Hill. She married Robert E. Blount on August 21, 1976 at Hillsboro; he preceded her in death. Her parents and a sister, Dorothy Colbrook also precede...read more