Taylorville Daily News News http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2015-02-01T03:11:36Z UPDATED: Winter Weather Advisory Continues Thru Sunday Night <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=161880" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_2011565824-NWSpictureFeb115.png" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The National Weather Service in Lincoln has continued their Winter Storm Warning and Winter Weather Advisory for all of Central Illinois thru 9 o'clock tonight. The Weather Service says the Winter Storm Warning for 4 to 6 inches then blowing snow ... 2015-01-31T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161880 National Weather Service Issues Winter Storm Watch for the Weekend <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=161813" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_1301564555-NWSpictureJan3015.png" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a Winter Storm Watch for the Regional Radio listening area, for Saturday night into Sunday. The Weather Service says that while precipitation on Saturday afternoon will mainly be rain, it will swi... 2015-01-30T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161813 Governor Rauner Appoints 2 Central Illinois Residents to State Boards Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner announced several appointments late Friday afternoon, and 2 are from Central Illinois. 57-year-old Craig Lindvahl of Effingham has been named a member of the Illinois State Board of Education. The Governor's Office say... 2015-01-30T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161811 West Central Illinois Agronomy Day to be Held at LLCC-Litchfield <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=161802" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_1301530119-terrymiller.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The 2015 West Central Illinois Agronomy Day convention will take place Thursday, February 19th at the Litchfield campus of Lincoln Land Community College. U of I Extension Office Publicity and Promotions Specialist Terri Miller told Regional Radio t... 2015-01-30T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161802 Clean Line Energy Has Meetings For Public <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=161801" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_12115104925-cleanline.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Clean Line Energy invites community members to attend its second of three rounds of public meetings on the Grain Belt Express Clean Line, an electric transmission line that will bring low cost wind energy to Illinois. Director of Development, Mark La... 2015-01-30T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161801 Weather Service Says Several Inches of Snow Likely This Weekend The National Weather Service in Lincoln has issued a special weather statement regarding an expected snow event this weekend. The Weather Service says A WINTER WEATHER SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP IN THE SOUTHWESTSTATES INTO SATURDAY AND LIFT NORTH... 2015-01-30T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161729 Anniversary Celebration Kicks Into High Gear <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=161641" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_1291531655-lincoln.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Anniversary festivities at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum jump to new levels in February with a birthday party for the president. Chris Wells, the coordinator at the library, tells Regional Radio what different events are coming ... 2015-01-29T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161641 Kiwanis Pancake & Sausage Breakfast This Saturday The Kiwanis Pancake and sausage breakfast is slated to take place this Saturday, January 31st at the Moose Lodge in Taylorville from 6:30-11 AM. Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Patty Hornbuckle told Regional Radio about the ... 2015-01-29T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161640 MAPS To Offer Dinner Theater The Mid America Prep School in Herrick will be putting on an event next month. Principal Rick Allen tells Regional Radio the students will present a dinner theater: &nbsp; [audio:allenmapsdinnertheater12915.mp3]comment here[/audio] &nbsp; Chicken... 2015-01-28T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161498 Know Your Retirement Age You need to know your retirement age. Jack Myers, Public Affairs Specialist for Social Security, says there are a lot of reasons that it's important: &nbsp; [audio:myersretirementage12915.mp3]comment here[/audio] &nbsp; Find out your exact retire... 2015-01-28T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161497 Mathes Massage Has a New Location <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=161491" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_1281540212-corriemathes.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>After 5 years inside Gremmel&rsquo;s Chiropractic on North Cheney, Corrie Mathes of Mathes Massage has a new location. She is now at 1219 West Spresser St. here in Taylorville. Mathes tells Regional Radio she wanted a more peaceful environment for he... 2015-01-28T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161491 Breakfast Really is Important For Kids <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=161455" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_12815103905-foodbank.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>In August, Memorial Elementary School in Taylorville started participating in breakfast in the classroom. The program, which is run by the Central Illinois Foodbank, has been a great success for the school. John Farmer, the school breakfast coordinat... 2015-01-28T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161455 Jury Trial Set for Armed Robber A jury trial was set today in court for Brittany J. Wright, 26, of Pana who allegedly robbed the Casey&rsquo;s General store in Pana. Wright and her attorney, Public Defender Greg Grigsby, waived the preliminary hearing and requested a jury trial. T... 2015-01-27T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161327 Davis To Run Again In 2016 <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=161325" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_1121534337-RodneyDavis.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>While most politicians are evasive about their upcoming election plans, a U.S. Congressman from Taylorville is laying it on the line. Representative Rodney Davis says he will seek another term in office next year: &nbsp; [audio:davis2016elections12... 2015-01-27T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161325 Taylorville Kiwanis Celebrates 100th Anniversary of Kiwanis International At Weekly Meeting <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=161309" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_1271522139-Kiwanislogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Taylorville Kiwanis Club celebrated Kiwanis International's 100th anniversary, during their meeting Tuesday at the Taylorville Memorial Hospital auditorium. Reverend Dick Wamsley, a long-time member of the club, made a powerpoint presentation on... 2015-01-27T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161309 Park District to Purchase New Equipment for Pool The Taylorville Park District heard in a report from Recreation Director, Bailey Hancock, of the need for 2 new life guard stands to replace 2 that are no longer safe. It was believed that the stands were the original stands, making them over 50 year... 2015-01-27T02:45:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161187 Four Seasons Series Coming Up <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=161173" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_1261540818-illinoisextensionoffice.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The University of Illinois Extension will be offering the Four Seasons Series soon. Horticulturist Andrew Holsinger tells Regional Radio thet for the first time, people will be able to access the programs from home: &nbsp; [audio:holsinger4seasons1... 2015-01-26T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161173 WTIM Hires New Morning Show Host After 25 years, a new voice for WTIM&rsquo;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 ... 2015-01-26T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161166 Non-Bargaining City Employees To Get Raises <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=161165" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_1261531711-gregbrotherton.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>At a recent Taylorville City Council meeting, the contentious issue of raises for non-bargaining city employees came up. Mayor Greg Brotherton says most of the discussion centered around trying to even out disparities in salaries: &nbsp; [audio:may... 2015-01-26T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161165 Tornado Bowling Teams Bring Home Hardware In Decatur Eisenhower Tournament <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=161164" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_1261531217-bowlingteam.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Taylorville Tornado Ladies bowling team brought home trophies from the Decatur Eisenhower Tournament this past weekend. The varsity team brought home a 3rd place trophy slipping by Pana by 1 pin with a total score of 4666. Eisenhower took 1st wit... 2015-01-26T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=161164