Boil Order in Effect: * EJ Water Members located in Shelby, Christian and Montgomery counties, west of Route 128 in the townships of Lakewood, Cold Spring, Oconee, Rural, Ridge, Nokomis, Rose, Tower Hill, Audubon, Rosamond, North Hurricane and South Hurricane are under a boil order. Customers should boil any water to be used for human consumption. The boil order will remain in effect until further notice.
** Boil Order lifted for Langleyville Water District. Customers no longer have to boil any water to be used for human consumption.
11/27/2015 8:59:50 PM
The Christian County Problem-Solving Court Graduation will be held on Friday, December 4, starting at 1 p.m. in the University of Illinois Extension Office at 1120 North Webster Street in Taylorville. This event is free and open to the public. The ceremony is to celebrate the individuals who have completed the problem-solving court program. Melanie Daly, Supervisor of the Christian County Probatio...read more
Mario E. Podeschi, 90 of Taylorville passed away at 7:15am, on Saturday, November 28, 2015 at his home. He was born on August 22, 1925 in Taylorville, the son of Joseph and Susan DePolo Podeschi. He married Della Jo Check on September 5, 1948 in St. Mary Church in Taylorville. She preceded him in death on October 25, 2010. Mario was a member of St Mary Catholic Church, was ...read more
Irma Ruth Ahlberg, 91, of Taylorville, passed away Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 10:47 a.m. at Decatur Memorial Hospital in Decatur, IL. She was born December 6, 1923 in Morrisonville, IL, the Daughter of Ira Willis and Lela (Waddle) Fleming. She married Merle Gustaf Ahlberg on October 6, 1941 in Hannibal, MO and he later preceded her in death on March 25, 1995. She worked as a homemaker.
She i...read more
Mr. Clarence E. “Pat” Gruen. 94, of Taylorville, IL passed away at 12:50 P.M. Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at Taylorville Memorial Hospital.
He was born in Rosamond, IL June 1, 1921 the son of Edwin and Doris (Wallace) Gruen.
Pat married Gloria Wells on March 7, 1953 at 1st United Methodist Church, Taylorville, IL.
Mr. Gruen was a member of Taylorville United Methodist Church. H...read more
Nancy L. David, 62 of Sharpsburg passed away at 11:56 AM on Monday, November 23, 2015 at her home with her family by her side.
She was born on March 20, 1953 at Jacksonville the daughter of Charles Thomas “Keno” and Marilyn Frances “Sally” (Burrow) Vice. She married Joseph G. David on June 12, 1971 at Farmington Presbyterian Church in Farmingdale. Nancy was preceded in dea...read more
Mrs. Barbara K. Larcher, 72, of Jeisyville, IL passed away at 2:25 p.m. Saturday, November 21, 2015 at Taylorville Memorial Hospital.
Barbara was born in Taylorville, IL February 24, 1943 the daughter of Johnson J. and Rose Marie (Stoll) Summers. She was the beloved wife and best friend of Donald R. Larcher for more than 52 years. They were married at the Midland United Methodist Chur...read more