Taylorville Daily News News http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2015-04-28T01:47:56Z Taylorville Park Board Agrees with Christian County Historical Society <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=172894" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_4271593228-parkboard427.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Taylorville Park Board held their monthly meeting Monday night at the Park Office. Before the meeting began, Marlene Miller was re-elected to President of the Taylorville Park District along with Board Trustees Sue Phillips, Don Bragg, and Kay C... 2015-04-27T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172894 Bourne Sees Herself as a Role Model <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=172865" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_4271534915-AveryBourne.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Illinois' youngest legislator, Rep. Avery Bourne, has been settling into her new position as the 95th District's Representative for the last three months. While she has a number of things on her plate at the moment, she tells Regional Radio that it i... 2015-04-27T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172865 Rep. Davis’ Staff to Hold Help Desk in Pana <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=172864" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_4271534806-RodneyDavis.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>U.S. Representative Rodney Davis announced that on Wednesday, April 29th, members of his staff will be at the Pana City Hall Council Chambers from 1:00- 2:30 p.m. as part of our Traveling Help Desk for constituents who need assistance with a federal ... 2015-04-27T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172864 May Chamber Business After Hours To Be Held At LLCC-Taylorville <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=172643" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_3021542327-chamberofcommerce.png " border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The monthly Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours event is coming to the Taylorville campus of Lincoln Land Community College next month. &nbsp; Chamber CEO Patty Hornbuckle tells Regional Radio that the event will be held on... 2015-04-24T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172643 Summer Classes an Attractive Opportunity for College Students <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=172642" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_3261532142-ScottStallman.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>At a time when the average college student is hard-pressed to graduate &ldquo;on-time&rdquo;, many current and prospective college students-and the parents that plan on footing the bill-are likely wondering how they can guarantee commencement is earn... 2015-04-24T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172642 U of I Extension Host "I on Diabetes" <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=172641" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_4241532643-extension.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>For those of you with diabetes, prepping and selecting food can be challenging. The University of Illinois Extension is offering a program called &ldquo;I on Diabetes&rdquo;. &ldquo;I on Diabetes&rdquo; is a session for those trying to manage their ... 2015-04-24T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172641 Miller Media Group's NEWCOUNTRY.FM Stations Announce Kelly Pickler Ticket Winners <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=172637" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_4241523744-newcountryfmnew2014web.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Miller Media Group NEWCOUNTRY.FM radio stations in Central Illinois&mdash;WSVZ NEW Country 98.3 in Shelbyville, and NEW Country 104.1 in Taylorville&mdash;Friday afternoon drew winners in their contest to give one pair of tickets to 2 different p... 2015-04-24T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172637 Kincaid Recount Gives Evans the Win A recount was held on Wednesday morning for the Kincaid Village Board at the Christian County Courthouse and confirmed that Denise L. Evans did win the election over Bill Jarrett. Back on April 7th&rsquo;s election, Evans defeated Jarrett 115-114. A... 2015-04-24T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172606 Davidsmeyer: Driver's License Revocation Legislation Approved in House <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=172473" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_4231530858-cddavidsmeyer.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>In the State of Illinois, the Secretary of State revokes the driver&rsquo;s license of any driver upon receiving a report of the driver's conviction of a traffic accident when that offense was the direct immediate cause of the death of another person... 2015-04-23T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172473 Legislation Dealing with Wells Approved in House <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=172447" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_4171534854-AveryBourne.jpg " border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Legislation sponsored by State Representative Avery Bourne (R-Litchfield) and approved in the Illinois House on Wednesday, will make notification possible in another way.&nbsp; &nbsp; HB3215 would allow for notification by journal and spread in new... 2015-04-23T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172447 Christian County TRIAD to Host Senior Car Safety Inspection Seniors worried about the wear and tear put on their vehicles after a rough winter can take solace in the announcement that Christian County TRIAD will host a senior car safety inspection next month at Main Cross Auto. &nbsp; Richard Peters, Chairm... 2015-04-22T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172319 Phillips Wins Unanimous Aprroval <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=172317" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_4221530904-phillips.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>State Representative Reggie Phillips (R-Charleston) Monday won unanimous House approval of an environmentally-friendly initiative to ensure used and waste tire storage facilities in our communities. House Bill 3819 is backed by the Illinois Environme... 2015-04-22T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172317 Christian County Board Hears From Enbridge Rep/Agree to Hire Part-Time Workers The Christian County Board met for their monthly meeting on Tuesday night, April 21st, in the Christian County Courthouse. Ron Gillett, with Public Affairs at Enbridge gave an update on the SAX project. This pipeline project starts in Pontiac, Illin... 2015-04-21T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172167 Christian County YMCA Launches 30th Annual Sustaining Drive to Support Community Needs On Tuesday April 21st, the Christian County YMCA launched its annual campaign to ensure everyone has access to programs and resources that will support youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Chris Weinttenhiller, the Executive ... 2015-04-21T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172151 Pana Community Hospital To Host Wellness Event <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=172149" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_4211532546-panahospital.png" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Those looking to have basic health screenings done without paying an arm and a leg will have a great opportunity to do so as Pana Community Hospital will hold their annual Wellness Event on May 9th at Pana Community High School. &nbsp; Mellisa Ry... 2015-04-21T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172149 Taylorville Kiwanis Learn About Pollinators at Weekly Meeting <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=172142" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_3311571352-Kiwanislogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Pollinators, such as bees, butterflies, and moths, and their importance to the food chain, were the topic at Tuesday's weekly meeting of the Taylorville Kiwanis Club at the Taylorville Memorial Hospital auditorium. Barb Grabner-Kerns of the group &l... 2015-04-21T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172142 Cornwell Convicted in Macon County 53 year-old Blain Cornwell of Taylorville and the C-E-O of a Taylorville bank, plead guilty to a Class A misdemeanor of misappropriation of financial institution property on Friday in the Macon County Courthouse. He was sentenced to 2 years of condit... 2015-04-21T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172133 Christian County CEO Board Meets; Learns 15 Applications Received for Program <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=172112" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_42115102313-ChristianCountyCEOlogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Christian County C-E-O, or Creating Entrepreneurial Opportunities, Board met for their monthly meeting this (Tuesday) morning in the community room of U-S Bank. C-E-O board president Dee Krueger told Regional Radio News that the board learned in... 2015-04-21T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=172112 Taylorville City Council Approves AFSCME Contract/Mayor Reminds About Upcoming Events <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=171987" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_4201584722-citycouncil420.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Taylorville City Council met for their 2nd meeting of the month on Monday night. Mayor Greg Brotherton started the meeting off by inviting everyone to a tree planting at the Christian County Mental Health Development Center located at 707 McAdam... 2015-04-20T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=171987 Grain Belt Express Clean Line Benefits Illinois Consumers <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=171976" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_4201535729-grainbelt420.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> On April 13th, Clean Line Energy announced the proposed route for the Illinois portion of the Grain Belt Express Clean Line. There is an approximately 780-mile overhead direct current transmission line that will deliver low-cost, renewable energy c... 2015-04-20T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=171976