Taylorville Daily News News http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2014-10-23T12:09:56Z Cooperative Plans Breakfast Rural Electric Convenience Cooperative will hold a Member Appreciation Breakfast this Saturday (10-25). Biscuits and gravy will be served. While no formal program is planned, members will get to see some of RECC's new technology, such as online outag... 2014-10-22T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=149117 Three Hospitalized in Raymond Three Raymond area boy scouts and one of their mothers is hospitalized after a chemical mixing demonstration backfired Monday evening, according to Village Mayor Dennis Held: &nbsp;[audio:Raymond2.mp3]comment here[/audio] Mayor Held says the soun... 2014-10-22T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=149116 Davis Asks For Votes U.S. Congressman Rodney Davis is not taking the Christian County vote for granted. The Taylorville Republican is asking for your vote: [audio:davisvoteforme102214.mp3]comment here[/audio] The 13th District Congressman is being challenged in the com... 2014-10-22T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=149115 Children's Health Fair Saturday Pana Community Hospital is the place to be this Saturday (10-25). According to Hospital Marketing Director Melissa Rybolt, they will be having their annual Children's Health Fair: [audio:ryboltchildrenshealthfair102214.mp3]comment here[/audio] Agai... 2014-10-22T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=149114 Gowin Parc Specializes In Dementia Care Gowin Parc provides special care for those who are suffering from dementia. Jenni Stephens, Director of Operations, tells Regional Radio News that's what sets them apart from other facilities: [audio:gowinparkstephens102214.mp3]comment here[/audio]... 2014-10-22T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=149113 DR. GREG FERSTINEAU SPOKE IN SUPPORT OF SENATE BILL 16 FOR SCHOOL FINANCING AT THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY BOARD MEETING TUESDAY NIGHT Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Greg Ferstineau addressed the Christian County Board explaining how Senator Andy Manar created Senate Bill 16 for school financing. Ferstineau said Andy Manar wanted to make school financing one of his &ldquo;top priori... 2014-10-22T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=149088 Christer Family Talk About Experience with Diabetes, at Kiwanis Meeting <a href="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&amp;id=148972" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/shared/inc/client/21/articles/thumbs/t_10211433015-Kiwanislogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>3 members of the Christer family from Pana, were the program speakers at Tuesday's weekly meeting of the Taylorville Kiwanis Club, to talk about how diabetes has affected their family.Tim and Jennifer Christer, along with their 10-year-old son Bo, ta... 2014-10-21T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=148972 Explosion Injures Boy Scouts Four people including three children were injured in an accident last night in Raymond. The accident, which happened at the Living Center, involved Boy Scouts who were performing an experiment involving volatile chemicals. The explosion hurt three bo... 2014-10-21T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=148962 Shelbyville VFW Throwing Free Halloween Party Area kids are alerted to an upcoming event. Mike Canada of the Shelbyville VFW says they are inviting kids out for a Halloween party at the end of the week: [audio:svlvfwhalloween102114.mp3]comment here[/audio] Call the VFW if you have questions at... 2014-10-21T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=148957 Sheriff Praises TRIAD Christian County Sheriff Bruce Kettelkamp is praising a local group. The Sheriff says the TRIAD organization has helped reduce the number of scam victims in the area: [audio:sherifftriadpraise102114.mp3]comment here[/audio] &nbsp;As always, the She... 2014-10-21T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=148956 Male Athlete of the Month The Male Athlete of the Month is David Gideon. David is a senior safety on the Taylorville Tornado football team. So far, David has logged 21 solo tackles and 36 total tackles. He also, has 1 fumble recovery and 4 interceptions, 1 returned for a touc... 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=148955 Athlete of the Month The Miller Media Group and the First National Bank in Taylorville are proud to present the area female athlete of the month, Kara Brockamp. Kara is a senior outside hitter on the Morrisonville Lady Mohawks volleyball team. Kara, on the year, has 71 d... 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=148954 In God We Trust Campaign Underway A campaign aimed at getting our national motto displayed kicked off Friday at the Christian County Courthouse in Taylorville. The grass roots effort hopes to get posters with &ldquo;In God We Trust&rdquo; distributed to as many areas as possible. Del... 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=148953 Negative Ads Based On Fear: Vatthauer Everybody has noticed it's campaign season, at least partly because of the large number of political ads circulating.&nbsp; Local counselor Karen Vatthauer says negative campaign ads are based on fear: [audio:vatthauernegativeads102014.mp3]comment h... 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=148952 Man Ticketed In Fender Bender A fender bender Thursday (10-16) caused no injuries but left a local man with a ticket. Police say just after 2:00 pm, both 36 year-old Michelle N. Coy of Taylorville and John McCarty were westbound on Spresser Street near the Circle K when their two... 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=148951 Area Police Report Thursday Arrests An Edinburg woman faces drug charges. &nbsp;Police say 64 year-old Happy Hannah was arrested Thursday (10-16) for growing marijuana plants. &nbsp;34 year-old Angela Kohl of Mt. Auburn was reportedly arrested Thursday for driving on a revoked or susp... 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=148950 Traffic Light Knocked Down A traffic light at the intersection of Routes 29 and 104 was apparently knocked to the ground Thursday (10-16). Reports say 58 year-old Steven V. Bergschneider of Jacksonville was turning left onto Route 29 from 104 when a trailer he was pulling hit ... 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=148949 Traffic Light Knocked Down A traffic light at the intersection of Routes 29 and 104 was apparently knocked to the ground Thursday (10-16). Reports say 58 year-old Steven V. Bergschneider of Jacksonville was turning left onto Route 29 from 104 when a trailer he was pulling hit ... 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=148948 Traffic Light Knocked Down A traffic light at the intersection of Routes 29 and 104 was apparently knocked to the ground Thursday (10-16). Reports say 58 year-old Steven V. Bergschneider of Jacksonville was turning left onto Route 29 from 104 when a trailer he was pulling hit ... 2014-10-20T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=148947 Sheriff's Office Processes Arrests The Christian County Sheriff's Office reports processing several arrests.&nbsp; &nbsp;Police say a Champaign man was arrested Sunday (10-19). &nbsp;42 year-old Terry Biggs is reportedly charged with domestic battery.&nbsp; &nbsp;18 year-old Jacob B... 2014-10-21T05:00:00Z http://www.taylorvilledailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=21&id=148946