Taylorville Daily News News http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2014-08-02T01:32:00Z Miller Media Group Completes Major Format, Frequency Re-Alignment, Holds Ribbon Cuttings <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137925" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_8011421134-20140801090700.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Taylorville cluster of Miller Media Group radio stations, completed a major re-alignment of its formats and frequencies, late Thursday night into early Friday morning. The re-alignment featured signing on a new frequency, and re-aligning formats... 2014-08-01T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137925 Bolinda’s Shoe Store Re-Locating <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137839" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_80114112429-bolindanew.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Pictured: Bolinda's new location right next to the Taylorville Cinema Bolinda&rsquo;s Shoe Store is re-locating their business following the building collapse this past Sunday. Owner Linda Farris says they won&rsquo;t be going too far and will be ... 2014-08-01T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137839 Kincaid Man Dies Following Motorcycle Crash Sangamon County Coroner Cinda Edwards reports that a Kincaid man died shortly after a motorcycle crash Wednesday. 36-year-old Gavin T. Chatmon of Kincaid was involved in a crash in the 1600 block of North Grand East around 3:59pm. Chatmon was pronoun... 2014-08-01T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137833 Mt. Auburn Farmers Picnic Underway <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137904" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_80114110637-20140731181713.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The annual Mt. Auburn Farmers Picnic kicked off it's 3-day run Thursday night.&nbsp; The event features entertainment, food and fun for the whole family.&nbsp; The beer tent is open daily, with entertainment each night.&nbsp; Saturday features a pa... 2014-08-01T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137904 PPD Reports 3 Businesses in Pana Have Buildings Damaged by BB Gun <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137831" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_8011462148-ppd.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Pana Police Department reports that 3 businesses had their buildings damaged by a BB gun over the course of 3 days. On Monday at 9:19am, Consolidated Communications contacted Pana Police to report the sometime between 5pm on Friday and 8am Monday... 2014-08-01T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137831 Farmers Market to Feature New Type of Watermelon <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137829" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_8011462138-taylorvillemainstreet.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Saturday's Farmers Market in Downtown Taylorville will bring a new variety of watermelon.&nbsp; Market Manager Ed Downs says they are smaller than traditional watermelon: [audio:farmersmkted080114.mp3]comment here[/audio] The Taylorville Mainstreet... 2014-08-01T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137829 Tail Command to Offer Pet Taxi Service <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137828" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_8011462134-tailcommand.png" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>When you hear the words &ldquo;pet taxi&rdquo; you may think of a small container for transporting a dog or cat.&nbsp; But when it comes to Tail Command in Taylorville, it means a whole different thing.&nbsp; Owner of Tail Command Ian Wilson says the... 2014-08-01T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137828 Bohannon: U.S. Border Problems Continue <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137827" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_8011462151-bohannan.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>There are more than 300 underage immigrants in Chicago, and thousands more across the country.&nbsp; Award winning talk show host Jim Bohannon tells Regional Radio conservatives are consistent in their insistence that the border needs to be sealed fi... 2014-08-01T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137827 Fuerstenau: Options for Mt. Auburn Property <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137679" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7311460356-drfuerstenau.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Taylorville School District is weighing its options for property it owns in Mt. Auburn.&nbsp; The closed school and other properties are a drain on the school district&rsquo;s finances, according to Superintendent Dr. Gregg Fuerstenau: [audio:fu... 2014-07-31T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137679 ISP Confirm Female Skeletal Remains Found In Rochester <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137677" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7311460350-ISPSEALbwjpg.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Illinois State Police (ISP) Zone 4 Investigators have announced they have positively identified female skeletal remains that were found on July 19, in a residential area of Rochester. On July 19, the Rochester Police Department responded to a call o... 2014-07-31T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137677 Morris: Livestock Showing Has Changed Over the Years <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137676" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7311460401-colescounty.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> People gather at the Coles County Fair to watch the Beef Open Show. The Coles County Fair continues on with various 4-H and Open Livestock Shows. Rodney Morris, whose son Cody is showing cattle and sheep at the Fair, says things have changed over ... 2014-07-31T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137676 Grasshopper Products Good for Business and Personal Needs <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137674" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7311460354-GrasshopperMowers.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The mowing season is in full swing.&nbsp; One implement brand offers products for both home and business use.&nbsp; Grasshopper product representative Eric Benning of Benning Distributing in Raymond says they have mowers suited for your lawn: [audio... 2014-07-31T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137674 3 Charged with Various Drug Offenses in Relation to Pana Shoot-out Three people who were arrested during the shoot-out in Pana Tuesday have been charged with various drug offenses. 37-year-old Jason C. Beck of Pana (the half-brother of&nbsp;25-year-old Josh A. Edwards of Pana), 24-year-old Courtney D. Herbison of Di... 2014-07-30T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137628 Morrisonville Homecoming and Picnic Gets Underway Tonight <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137538" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7301462930-mvillehomecoming.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The annual Morrisonville Homecoming and Picnic gets under way tonight and will run through Friday. Genuine Country 94.3 WMKR will be there from 12:30-2:30pm and 3:00-4:00pm Thursday to bring you live coverage of the parade which begins at 1:00pm and ... 2014-07-30T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137538 4-H Members Busy at Coles County Fair <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137515" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7301460047-4H.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Coles County 4-H members are busy this week at the 2014 Coles County Fair. Ben Oakley, who is showing cattle, says he has been a 4-H member since he was 8 and explains how he got started: [audio:oakleystart073014.mp3]comment here[/audio] Mary Cox w... 2014-07-30T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137515 Shelbyville Rotary Hears From Physician’s Assistant at SMH <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137514" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7301460057-rotary.png" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>At the Shelbyville Rotary Club meeting, member Phil Miller introduced the Club to Hannah Doyle who is the Physician&rsquo;s Assistant with the Family Health Care Center at Shelby Memorial Hospital. Doyle gave helpful tips on managing prescription and... 2014-07-30T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137514 One Lane of Travel Opened Near Collapsed Building <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137490" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7291442546-roadclosure.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Taylorville Fire Department has opened up one lane of travel on South and North Main Streets near the collapsed building. East Main Cross Street remains completely closed. A map of travel can be seen below: 2014-07-29T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137490 Taylorville Kiwanis Hear About Local Clydesdale Farm at Weekly Luncheon <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137486" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7291433746-photo.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Pictured left to right: Kiwanis president Chris Weittenhiller, Elmer Harmon, and Bill Harmon The Taylorville Kiwanis Club heard from a father and son who own a Clydesdale farm near Morrisonville, at the club's weekly luncheon Tuesday at the Taylor... 2014-07-29T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137486 UPDATED: Suspect Killed, Policeman Injured in Pana Standoff; Name Released <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137480" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7291413213-panahouse.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Pictured: The house where the incident occured. One person is dead after a shootout with police just outside of Pana Tuesday morning.&nbsp; Christian County Coroner Amy Calvert Winans released the name of the victim just before 7 o'clock Tuesday n... 2014-07-29T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137480 Taylorville Square Remains Blocked on Northeast Side <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=137382" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_7281482745-20140728073949.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A building collapse early Sunday morning has left a portion of the Taylorville Square blocked off, and has caused at least one adjacent business to announce its closure for the&nbsp; next several days.&nbsp; Taylorville Mayor Greg Brotherton says i... 2014-07-29T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=137382