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Christian County 4-H Holds Achievement Night

Christian County 4-H celebrated the 4-H year with their annual achievement night on November 2nd. Christian County 4-H Program Coordinator, Rebecca Livingston, said the night was a success, and around 80 people were in attendance.

 

 

Two people honored at Achievement night were Bill and Wendy Harmon. The two were inducted into the 4-H Hall of Fame this year, Livingston can’t remember a time when they were not involved in Christian County 4-H.

 

 

Along with the awards, some members received the Christian County 4-H Scholarship.

 

 

The University of Illinois Extension wants to thank everyone who came out, and celebrated achievement night.

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Fire Department Calls 11/19/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 2 EMS calls on Friday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 2 EMS calls on Saturday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 2 EMS calls on Sunday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 11/19/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

23 year old Dylan McConnell of Kincaid was in an accident on November 16th at 8:20 in the morning. According to the accident report, McConnell was northbound on County Highway 23 when he lost control on a patch of ice and exited the roadway to the left. McConnell entered the west ditch.

 

69 year old John Zuber of Mount Zion was in an accident on November 17th at 6:48 in the evening. Zuber was traveling northbound on Highway 51 at 1760 East when he struck a deer in the road, according to the accident report. No injuries were reported.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

28 year old Codi Hasquin of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of delivery of a controlled substance.

 

22 year old Michael Harshani of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a Shelby county warrant.

 

40 year old Amanda Mollet of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a Christina County Warrant.

 

21 year old Shaylyn Rockford of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a Christian County Warrant.

 

28 year old Kirsten Paoni of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of driving on a suspended license.

 

35 year old Donald Fisher of was arrested on Saturday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine, and possession of a controlled substance.

 

34 year old Zachary Bough was arrested on Saturday on a charge of driving without a valid driver's license.

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Fire Department Calls 11/15/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 2 EMS calls on Wednesday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 11/15/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

21 year old Dustin Benedict of Bulpitt was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of contempt of court.

 

30 year old Amanda Pickett of Taylorville was in an accident on November 13th at 7:45 in the evening. Pickett was traveling northbound on county highway 1 at 1241 north when a deer ran into the roadway according to the accident report. Pickett tried to avoid the deer, but hit it.

 

61 year old Julitta Newberry of Taylorville was in an accident on November 13th at 6 in the evening. According to the accident report, Newberry was westbound on Illinois route 104 when a deer ran into the roadway, and Newberry struck it. 

 

60 year old Kevin Kirkendoll of Pana was in an accident on November 13th at 5:18 in the evening. According to the accident report, Kirkendoll was traveling eastbound on county highway 10, ½ a mile east of 300 East Road when a deer ran into the roadway. Kirkendoll was unable to avoid striking the deer.

 

34 year old Narcie Rogers of Riverton was in an accident on November 7th at 8:25 in the evening. Rogers was traveling eastbound on 900 north road approaching county highway 5 when a deer entered the roadway. Rogers did not see the deer, and struck it.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

33 year old Cody Pugsley of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of retail theft.

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Fire Department Calls 11/14/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Tuesday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 11/14/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

44 year old Brandy Miles of Springfield was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of burglary and retail theft.

 

25 year old Cory Krouse of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of unlawful sale of firearms, and theft control intent.

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Fire Department Calls 11/13/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Friday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 6 EMS calls on Saturday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Sunday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 2 EMS calls on Monday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 11/13/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Tuesday:

 

20 year old Cynthia Jeter of Milstadt was arrested on Friday on a charge of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, driving on a suspended or revoked license, and possession of cannabis.

 

25 year old Freida McCauley of Morrisonville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of retail theft.

 

23 year old Kailin Henry of Blue Mound was arrested on Saturday on a charge of speeding 30-39 miles per hour over the limit.

 

33 year old Daniel Shimkus of Springfield was arrested on Sunday on a charge of retail theft.

 

40 year old Phillip Daugherty of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of failure to appear or answer question.

 

73 year old Mark Zepin of Kincaid was arrested on Friday on a charge of aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

 

46 year old Terry Biggs of Assumption was in an accident on November 12th at 1:48 in the morning. According to the accident report, Biggs was traveling south on US 51. He swerved to avoid hitting a deer on the roadway and struck the guard rail. Biggs refused medical attention.

 

76 year old TK Sederwall of Decatur was in an accident on November 12th at 5:32 in the afternoon. According to the accident report, Sederwall was south bound on 2025 east road.Sederwall did not stop an the intersection and continued south into a field striking a ditch, and coming to a rest in a field. 

 

16 year old Austin Vaughn on Taylorville was in an accident on November 10th at 12:56 in the afternoon. According to the accident report, Vaughn was eastbound on township road 1200 N when he lost control on an icy roadway. Vaughn struck a ditch off the roadway, and then hit a telephone pedestal and utility pole. 

 

58 year old Shelly Page of Buffalo was in an accident on November 9th at 6:16 in the evening. According to the accident report, page was traveling northbound on 875 East road approaching the T intersection of 2300 north road. Page traveled through the intersection without coming to a stop due to ice, and came to a rest in a cornfield. 

 

The Taylorville Police department reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Tuesday:

 

25 year old Freida McCauley of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a Christian County Warrant.

 

A 16 year old male juvenile was arrested on Sunday on a charge of criminal damage to property and resisting arrest.

 

25 year old Michelle Dixon of Taylorville and 42 year old Stefanie Kent of Taylorville were in an accident on November 2nd at 4:39 in the afternoon. According to the accident report, both units were traveling eastbound on East Park street. Kent came toa slow stop at the traffic light of east main cross and east main park. Dixon mistakenly pressed the gas pedal, instead of the brake, and struck the rear bumper of Kent’s vehicle. Both units were able to drive away from the scene.

 

20 year old Chloe Simmons of Stonington was in an accident on November 10th at 11:04 in the morning. Simmons was traveling east on route 48 and was passing through the intersection of route 48 and shumway street. Simmons swerved to miss a pot hole, and went of the roadway striking a tree, and then falling into a ditch. Simmons’ vehicle had to be towed from the scene.

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Fire Department Calls 11/09/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Thursday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 11/09/18

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

61 year old Patrick Weaver of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of aggravated battery.

 

43 year old Georgia Ward of Pana was arrested on Thursday on a charge of failure to appear or answer question.

 

27 year old Natalie Williams of Kincaid was arrested on Thursday on a charge of failure to appear or answer question.

 

17 year old James Davis of Decatur was in an accident on November 8th at 6:45 in the morning. Davis was southbound on US route 51, south of assumption. According to the accident report, the Davis’ vehicle began shaking. Davis lost control, and went into the median, overturned, and came to a rest in the east ditch of the northbound lane. Davis was not inuted, and his vehicle was towed from the scene.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

61 year old Patrick Weaver of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of aggravated battery, and unlawful use of weapon.

 

27 year old Natalie Williams of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on an Effingham County Warrant.

 

43 year old Georgia Ward of Maroa was arrested on Thursday on a Macon County Warrant.

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Fire Department Calls 11/07/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 5 EMS calls on Tuesday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 11/07/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

85 year old David Kemp of Farmersville, and 35 year old Stacie Welge of Morrisonville were in an accident on October 31st at 3:19 in the afternoon. Kemp was traveling eastbound on Township road 700 North approaching the intersection with Township Road 200 E. Welge was traveling northbound on Township road 200 East and was approaching the intersection with Township road 700 North. Welge proceeded northbound into the intersection, striking Kemp on the passenger side. The impact caused Kemp to rotate clockwise, and into the northeast ditch. Upon striking the ditch, Kemp overturned and rolled into a cornfield. The impact also caused Welge to rotate clockwise, and proceed into the east ditch of Township road 200 East. All occupants of vehicles were transported to St. John’s Hospital in Springfield for treatment of injuries.

 

64 year old Terry Tilton of Pana was arrested on Monday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

26 year old Isabelle Triezenberg of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of retail theft.

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Fire Department Calls 11/06/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 1 EMS call on Monda

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Fire Department Calls 11/05/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Friday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Saturday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 11/05/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

38 year old Terrence Mohr of Decatur was arrested on Friday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

43 year old Michael Harrelson of Decatur was arrested on Saturday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance.

 

28 year old Johnathon Gensler of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

35 year old Vance Gibson of Pana was arrested on Saturday on a charge of violating an order of protection.

 

32 year old Drew Collins of Kincaid was arrested on Sunday on a charge of disorderly conduct, aggravated battery, and resisting an officer.

 

26 year old Amber Dixon of Springfield was arrested on Sunday on a charge of retail theft.

 

25 year old Nieisha Peck of Springfield was arrested on Sunday on a charge of retail theft, and resisting an officer.

 

19 year old Madelynn Cashen of Pawnee was arrested on Monday on a charge of possession of liquor by a minor, and hate crime.

 

28 year old Alex Collingwood of Palmer was arrested on Saturday on a charge of Domestic battery.

 

17 year old Jhett Walker of Morrisonville was in an accident on November 2nd at 9:03 at night. According to the accident report, Walker was traveling west bound on 1800 North road. He lost control, and traveled into the north ditch, then a fence, and then overturned. Walker’s vehicle came to a rest on its top in a creek. Walker had two passengers who refused medical treatment. Walker’s vehicle was towed from the scene.

 

36 year old Justin Chronister of Pana was in an accident on November 2nd at 5:46 in the morning. According to the accident report, Chronister was traveling northbound when the vehicle left the roadway to the east striking the ditch first. After striking the ditch, Chronister hit a shelby electric power pole, and rolled over of the top of his vehicle before coming to a stop.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

31 year old Whitney McCallister of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of battery.

 

32 year old Drew Collins of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of disorderly conduct, obstructing a peace officer, and aggravated battery to a police officer.

 

19 year old Arianna Mergler of Decatur was arrested on Friday on a charge of retail theft.

 

25 year old Niesha Peck of Springfield was arrested on Sunday on a charge of retail theft.

 

26 year old Amber Dixon of Springfield was arrested on Sunday on a charge of retail theft.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 11/02/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

43 year old Leroy Miles of Springfield was arrested on Thursday on a charge of failure to appear or answer question.

 

53 year old Darin Maddox of Boody was in an accident on October 30th at 11:23 at night. According to the accident report, Maddox was traveling east on 2000 North Road when he left the roadway to the north and collided with a utility pole. After the collision, Maddox spun to the right approximately 90 degrees and rolled one and a quarter times before coming to a rest on the drivers side in the field.

 

50 year old Nikkie Carls of Pana was in an accident on November 1st at 7:17 in the morning. According to the accident report, Carls was traveling southbound on US route 51 approximately 3/10ths of a mile soute of Township Road 100 North when a deer entered the roadway. Carls struck the deer, and received front end damage. No injuries were reported. 

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

48 year old Steven Tucker of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of retail theft.

 

34 year old Roxanna Anthony of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of retail theft.

 

29 year old Jacob Lahr of Taylorville was in an accident on October 30th at 9:44 in the evening. According to the accident report, Lahr was traveling East on West Vandeveer at a high rate of speed when he left the roadway and hit a tree.

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Fire Department Calls 11/01/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Wednesday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 11/01/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

65 year old Sandra Elder of Mount Auburn and 84 year old Thomas Graham of Stonington were in an accident on October 30th at 2:11 in the afternoon. Elder was traveling eastbound on township road 2500 North and was approaching the intersection with Township Road 2000 East. According to the accident report, Graham was traveling southbound on Township road 2000 east and was approaching the intersection with Township road 1500 North. Graham was half way through the intersection when he was struck by Elder according to the accident report. The impact forced Elder to rotate in a clockwise direction before coming to a rest. Graham also spun in a clockwise direction towards the southeast corner of the intersection. Graham came to a rest in the east ditch of Township Road 2000 east facing north east. Elder received front end damage, and Graham received major passenger side damage.

 

38 year old Jeremy Stark of Pana was arrested on Thursday on a charge of burglary, and attempt to escape an officer.

 

33 year old Patrick Butler of Springfield was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of fleeing police, and theft.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

45 year old Heather Obil of Taylorville, and 59 year old Barbara Estes of Taylorville were in an accident on October 29th at 1:35 in the morning. According to the accident report, both vehicles were northbound on Cheney Street. Estes had to stop, and Obil was traveling behind, and was not able to stop on time and struck the back of Estes. Obil received front end damage, and Estes received rear end damage. Estes was transported to TMH by Dunn’s ambulance because of neck and hip pain. Obil was issued a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

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Fire Department Calls 10/31/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Tuesday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/31/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

29 year old Justin Burg of Springfield was in an accident on October 29th at 7:01 in the morning. According to the accident report, Burg was traveling southwest on Illinois Route 48 and was approaching the intersection of South Spresser street in Taylorville. Burg was turning right, and then began to skid across south Spresser Street rotating in a clockwise direction. Burg’s drivers side struck the west curb, causing his vehicle to overturn and come to a rest on its top. Burg’s vehicle received damage on the front end, and roof. Burg was taken by private vehicle to be checked for injuries.

 

37 year old Eric Bailey of Nokomis, and 60 year old John Klein of Pana were in an accident on October 30th at 7:05 in the morning. According to the accident report, Bailey was traveling eastbound on County Highway 12 and was approximately half a mile east of Township Road 1500 East. Klein was traveling westbound on County Highway 12 and was ½ mile west of township road 1600 East. Bailey lost both rear and driver’s side dual wheels on the roadway, and Klein was unable to avoid striking the wheels. Klein received front end damage and no injuries were reported.

 

27 year old Christopher Woolsey of Girard was in an accident on October 30th at 10:36 at night. Girard was eastbound on Illinois route 104 and struck a deer in the roadway according to the accident report.

 

38 year old Jeremy Cole of Pana was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

42 year old Brandy McMasters of Riverton was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of bad checks.

 

20 year old Katelyn Melvin of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of battery.

 

43 year old Mary Sneed of Kincaid was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of battery.

 

32 year old Kimberlee Green of Pana was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of theft.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

26 year old Brandon Wilson of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday for public intoxication.

 

46 year old Beth Denbow of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of criminal trespass to real property.

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Fire Department Calls 10/30/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:


The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 1 EMS call and a vehicle fire on Monday.

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Fire Department Calls 10/29/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 1 EMS call on Friday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Saturday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Sunday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/29/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

20 year old Broderick Lehn-Armstrong of Pana was in an accident on October 27th at 3:25 in the afternoon. According to the accident report, Armstrong’s vehicle had appeared to had rolled over on the south side of Illinois Route 104 in the ditch. Armstrong had stated to have rib pain, and was not wearing a seatbelt. Multiple air bags were also deployed. There was also a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage. Armstrong was transported by ambulance to St. John's Hospital.

 

45 year old Rosita Downing of Pana, and 53 year old Christina Jenkins of Assumption were in an accident on October 23rd at 4:08 in the afternoon. Downing was traveling westbound on 400 North road. Jenkins was traveling southbound on 2500 east road. According to the accident report, both vehicles met in the center of the roadway with Jenkins striking Downing. Both drivers were transported to PCH due to injuries.

 

50 year old Darren Fritts of Morrisonville was in an accident October 26th at 6:05 in the morning. Fritts was westbound on county highway 10 just west of county highway 1 when a deer ran into the path of the unit. According to the accident report, Fritts struck the deer causing front end damage to the vehicle. No injuries were reported, and Fritts was driven from the scene.

 

40 year old Christopher Lush of Edinburg was arrested on Friday on a charge of violating an order of protection.

 

19 year old Zachary Morrissey of Kincaid was arrested on Friday on a charge of battery.

 

30 year old Colt Stephens of Kinmundy was arrested on Friday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

19 year old Brandi Kay of Tower Hill was arrested on Friday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine.

 

52 year old Kimberly Coen of Pana was arrested on Saturday on a charge of burglary, retail theft, and resisting an officer.

 

38 year old Jonathan Janda of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of dealing cannabis.

 

36 year old Deanna Durbin of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

36 year old Amanda Buschon of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

19 year old Brandy Kay of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a Shelby County Warrant.

 

25 year old Kelsey West of Pana was arrested on Friday on a charge of retail theft.

 

36 year old Amy Merrifield of Pana was arrested on Friday on a charge of retail theft.

 

52 year old Kimberly Coen of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of retail theft.

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Fire Department Calls 10/26/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 1 EMS call on Thursday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/26/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

24 year old Quinten Christopher of Edinburg was arrested on Thursday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine.

 

58 year old Shawn Young of Nokomis was in an accident on October 25th at 6:58 in the morning. According to the accident report, Young was traveling northbound in the northbound lanes on Illinois Route 29 near County Highway 23. A deer entered the roadway and Young was unable to avoid striking the animal and received front end damage. 

 

84 year old Jerry Moomey of Owaneco was in an accident on October 25th at 6:15 in the morning. According to the accident report, Moomey was traveling northbound on Township Road 1600 east near Township road 1100 north when a deer entered the roadway. Moomey was unable to avoid striking the deer and received front end damage.

 

49 year old William Hopper of Pana was in an accident on October 25th at 7:06 in the evening. According to the accident report, Hopper was traveling southeast on Illinois Route 29 when a deer entered the roadway from the east. Hopper struck the deer, and went into an out of control spin out, and came to a rest in the ditch on the west side of Illinois Route 29.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/25/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

48 year old Jeffery Bell of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

61 year old Stephen O'connor of St. Louis was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of theft.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

19 year old Evan Hooge of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of possession and consumption by a minor.

 

48 year old Jeffery Bell of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of domestic battery.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/24/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

33 year old Zachary Liberty of Decatur was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of driving on a suspended license.

 

26 year old Cody Wyatt of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of receiving, possessing, or selling a stolen vehicle.

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Fire Department Calls 10/24/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Tuesday

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Fire Department Calls 10/23/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 5 EMS calls on Monday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/23/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Tuesday:

 

63 year old Trudy Petrowich of Ramsey was in an accident on October 22nd at 6:06 in the morning. According to the accident report, Petrowich was northbound on Route 51 and struck in a deer in the roadway.

 

33 year old Justin Sevener of Taylorville was in an accident on October 22nd at 10:48 at night. According to the accident report, Sevener was southbound on Route 29 and at approximately 1850 north, he struck a deer in the roadway. Sevener lost control and entered the west ditch receiving major front end damage. There were no injuries reported. 

 

41 year old Jeremy Cashen of SPringfield was arrested on Monday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

36 year old Joshua DeClerck of Springfield was arrested on Monday on a charge of violating an order of protection.

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Fire Department Calls 10/22/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 2 EMS calls on Friday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 1 EMS call on Saturday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/22/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

79 year old Aleta Kettelkamp of Nokomis was in an accident on October 21st at 7:15 in the evening. Kettelkamp was traveling southbound on county highway 1 near 900 North road and 800 North road according to the accident report. A deer ran into the roadway, and Kettelkamp was unable to avoid it. No injuries were reported.

 

17 year old Kaden Smith of Edinburg was in an accident on October 19th at 9:58 at night. According to the accident report, Smith was traveling north on 800 east road. Smith went off the roadway to the left and overturned in the field. Smith came to a rest on its top. Smith refused medical attention, and his vehicle was towed by Kertow. 

 

50 year old Annette Van Hooser of Taylorville was in an accident of October 19th at 5:20 in the afternoon. According to the accident report, Van Hooser was traveling south on route 29. Van Hooser was pulling a horse trailer just south of 450 North road when the trailer came separated. The trailer went across the northbound lane of traffic and off the roadway. The trailer hit a power pole belonging to Shelby Electric.

 

34 year old Michael Altevogt of Auburn was in an accident on October 19th at 8 in the morning. According to the accent report Altevogt was traveling northbound on county highway 5. Altevogt struck a deer at 1650 north and sustained damage to the front right side of the vehicle. Altevogt was able to drive away from the scene.

 

22 year old Aundrea South of Taylorville was in an accident on October 16th at 6:33 in the afternoon. According to the accident report, South was traveling westbound on 1250 north road about a quarter mile west of 900 east road when a deer ran into the roadway. South stated that she was unable to avoid the deer. No injuries were reported. 

 

33 year old Rachel Reatherford of Pana was in an accident on October 12th at 10:07 at night. According to the accident report, Reatherford was traveling eastbound on 250 north road just east of 2700 east road when a deer ran into the roadway and hit the side of the unit. Reatherford stated that she did not see the deer until it struck her vehicle.

 

36 year old Elizabeth Coatney of Nokomis was arrested on Sunday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine. 

 

28 year old Hannah McIntosh of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of domestic battery. 

 

28 year old Mister Jenkins of Cahokia was arrested on Saturday on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

 

23 year old Michael Beaty of Pana was arrested on Saturday on a charge of violating an order of protection, and domestic battery.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

28 year old Hannah McIntosh of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of domestic violence.

 

53 year old Clifford Ballion of Rochester was arrested on Sunday on a charge of driving on a suspended license.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/19/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

24 year old Chloe Windell of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of criminal damage to property. 

 

34 year old Kimberly Webb of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance, and driving on a suspended or revoked license.

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Fire Department Calls 10/18/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Wednesday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/18/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

31 year old Matthew Woodland of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of disorderly conduct.

 

25 year old David Younker of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of disorderly conduct.

 

29 year old Annyssa Myers of Virden was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of obstructing justice and contempt of court.

 

40 year old Jeremy Cagle of Kincaid was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of driving on a suspended license, possession of methamphetamine, contempt of court, and resisting an officer.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/17/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

25 year old Cory Crets of St. Louis was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of obstructing justice.

 

28 year old Matthew McIntyre of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

29 year old Daniel Guarnieri of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of driving on a suspended license.

 

17 year old Mikayla Bell of Palmer was in an accident October 11th at 3:22 in the afternoon. Bell was traveling southbound on 900 East Road according to the accident report. Bell moved over to the side of the road to avoid a pothole, and lost control of her vehicle in the rocks. Bell went off the roadway to the west and hit the ditch, and came to a rest facing north. Bell was unharmed, but her vehicle was towed from the scene by Kertow’s Towing.

 

68 year old Judy Wikoff of Pana was in an accident October 12th at 5:48 in the evening. According to the accident report, Wikoff was traveling south on Route 29 south of Taylorville when a deer ran into the roadway and hit the side of Wikoff’s vehicle. 

 

19 year old Carrie Denning of Taylorville was in an accident October 13th at 2:10 in the morning. According to the accident report, Denning was traveling Northeast on Route 48 when an oncoming vehicle entered Denning’s lane. Denning swerved out of the way and struck an unknown object in a ditch on the north side of Route 48. Denning refused medical treatment, and was able to leave the scene.

 

19 year old Lynnae Thomas of Taylorville was in an accident October 13th at 8:45 in the morning. According to the accident report, she was traveling northbound on Township road 1660 East when a deer entered the roadway. Thomas struck the deer, received front end damage, but was able to leave the scene.

 

29 year old Jacob Dautel of Palmer and 50 year old Joanie Delaney of Palmer were in an accident October 11th at 7:27 in the morning. According to the accident report, Dautel and Delaney were traveling North on Township road 450 East. Dautel lost control of the vehicle and struck the left door of Delaney’s vehicle causing it to go off the roadway. Delaney landed in a ditch coming to a rest on the east side of the road. Delaney’s vehicle was unable to drive away from the scene due to damage from the crash. Dautel said he did not receive an injury, and Delaney claimed to have a sore neck from the accident.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

29 year old Daniel Guarnieri of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a Christian County Warrant.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/15/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

53 year old Donald Beck was arrested on Friday on a charge of driving under the influence.

 

22 year old James Luetzow of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of theft.

 

21 year old Lindsey Middleton of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

44 year old Troy Trimble of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of retail theft.

 

26 year old Carly Ager of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of retail theft.

 

64 year old Donnie Bodovich of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of retail theft.

 

46 year old Beth Denbow of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of theft of service. 

 

33 year old Krystal Huckstadt of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of possession of marijuana.

 

53 year old Lisa Fritz of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a warrant.

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Fire Department Calls 10/12/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Thursday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/12/18

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

60 year old Deborah Pickett of Taylorville was in an accident on October 10th. Pickett was traveling south on Illinois Route

 

48 when she struck a deer in the area of the right front bumper. Pickett was able to drive away from the scene, and no injuries were reported.

 

48 year old Rodney Meyer of Assumption was arrested on Friday on a charge of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

 

20 year old Grant Allenn of Pana was arrested on Thursday on a charge of theft.

 

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

31 year old Felisha Sickles of Pana was arrested on October 4th on a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of cannabis.

 

49 year old Shannon Sweigart of Shelbyville was arrested on October 5th on a charge of domestic battery.

 

42 year old Matthew Weaver of Decatur was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of driving under the influence.

 

40 year old Beth Hutchinson of Shelbyville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of illegal transportation of alcohol and obstructing a police officer.

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Fire Department Calls 10/11/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 5 EMS calls on Wednesday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/11/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

40 year old Susan Fisher of Langleyville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance.

 

21 year old Rhea Whitlow of Stonington was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of retail theft.

 

20 year old Fredrick Dubay of Bullpit was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of possession of cannabis.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

40 year old Susan Fisher of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of driving on a suspended license, and possession of a controlled substance.

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Fire Department Calls 10/10/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 2 EMS calls on Tuesday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/10/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

33 year old Kevin Hendricker of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

32 year old Christopher Wessling of Kincaid was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of criminal sexual assault.

 

48 year old Alma Nerone of Springfield was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of frogery.

 

30 year old Amanda Spencer of Springfield was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of theft.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

35 year old Mark Black of Virginia was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of driving with a suspended or revoked license.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/09/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

33 year old Michael Bowman of Springfield was in an accident on October 7th at 5:30 in the morning. Bowman was eastbound on county highway 6. Just west of Township Road 2500 East Bowman drove off the road and onto the shoulder. According to the accident report, Bowman traveled 200 feet before coming back onto the roadway, but overcorrected to the right and began to spin. Bowman traveled off the road and through a ditch into a private yard before striking two trees and coming to a rest. Bowman left the scene and walked to his house, Morrell Towing removed the vehicle from the scene.

 

26 year old Kourtney Fickas of Springfield and 46 year old Kandi Black of Stonington were in an accident October 6th at 12:19 in the afternoon. Fickas backed out from the private drive at West Wabash street in Stonington to proceed westbound. Fickas backed into the southbound lane of West Wabash Street and stopped in front of the driveway at 306 West Wabash Street. According to the accident report Fickas said that she was ready to pull away when she was struck by Black. The two vehicles had backed into each other from across the street. Fickas received damage on the driver’s side door, and Black received damage to the rear driver’s side.

 

23 year old Kaetlyn Durbin of Shelbyville was in an accident on October 5th at 6:17 in the afternoon. Durbin was traveling North on County 7. According to the accident report, Durbin lost control of the vehicle and ran off the roadway. Durbin hit the ditch and tolled one time coming to rest on the vehicle’s side.

 

50 year old Christine Marron of Stonington and 25 year old Blake Clinard of Taylorville was in an accident on October 5th at 7:12 in the morning. Marron was traveling westbound on East North Street and was slowing to stop at the stop sign with intersection road Illinois Route 48 in Stonington. Marron stated that she slowly proceeded towards Illinois Route 48 because her vision was partially obstructed to the north by a garage and trees. According to the accident report, Clinard was turning eastbound on East North Street when the two vehicles made impact. Marron received front, driver’s side damage and there was no damage to Clinard. No injuries were reported.

 

30 year old Matthew Lee of Nokomis was in an accident on October 3rd at 6:30 in the afternoon. According to the accident report, Lee was traveling west bound on county road 600 North. Lee failed to reduce speed at the intersection. Lee skidded off the roadway and struck the ditch embankment. Lee fled the scene of the crash, and open containers were found in his vehicle. Lee was issued 3 citations for failure to reduce speed, illegal transportation of alcohol and failure to report an accident to the police.

 

39 year old Jeffery Shanks of Kincaid was arrested on Friday on a charge of theft, and failure to appear or answer question.

 

29 year old Nathanial Brandt of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of Driving under the influence.

 

18 year old Emma Hughes-Prehn of Morrisonville was arrested on Friday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

37 year old Jacob Johnson of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance, and possession of cannabis.

 

50 year old Lisa Cantrell of Pana was arrested on Saturday on a charge of criminal trespass to land.

 

25 year old Jamz Warner of Springfield was arrested on Monday on a charge of purchasing liquor for a minor.

 

23 year old Deon McDonald of Decatur was arrested on Monday on a charge of Burglary.

 

37 year old Melissa Beaston of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

22 year old Patrick Emmerling of Bulpitt was arrested on Monday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance.

 

22 year old Hardy McQuade of Pana was arrested on Sunday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

35 year old Vance Gibson of Pana was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of violating an order of protection.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Tuesday:

 

37 year old Melissa Beaston of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a warrant.

 

36 year old Holly Sloan of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of retail theft.

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Fire Department Calls 10/08/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:


The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 6 EMS calls on Friday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 2 EMS calls on Saturday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 2 EMS calls on Sunday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/08/18

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

37 year old Jacob Johnson of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance, and a Christian County Warrant.

 

39 year old Jeffery Shanks of Kincaid was arrested on October 5th on a Christian County Warrant.

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Fire Department Calls 10/05/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Thursday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/05/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office Reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

28 year old Tylour Howard of Springfield was arrested on Friday on a warrant.

 

49 year old Joseph Neville of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

24 year old Celsey Emerson of Sullivan was arrested on Thursday on a charge of violating an order of protection.

 

45 year old Cheri Cott of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of violating an order of protection.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

49 year old Joseph Neville of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

45 year old Cheri Cott of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a Christian County Warrant.

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Fire Department Calls 10/04/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 1 brush fire on Wednesday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/04/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

23 year old Jamie Sizemore of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of not having a driver's license or permit.

 

35 year old Brenna Alde of Rosamon was arrested on Wednesday.

 

23 year old Emily Dozier of Pawnee was in an accident of October 2nd at 8:45 in the morning. According to the accident report, Dozier struck a deer on the roadway.

 

16 year old Payton McDaniel of Palmer was in an accident on October 2nd at 3:39 in the afternoon. McDaniel was traveling north east on Illinois route 48, according to the accident report. McDaniel crossed the center line at 1075 North and struck the concrete bridge barrier on the west side of the highway. McDaniel then turned right and re-entered the correct lane of traffic and struck the concrete barrier on the east side of the road. McDaniel then came to a stop on the bridge blocking northbound traffic. McDaniel was taken to Taylorville Memorial Hospital for medical treatment and was issued a citation for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

27 year old Nicole Jenkins of Taylorville was arrested on Wednesday on a Christian County Warrant.

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Fire Department Calls 10/03/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Tuesday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/03/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrest to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

36 year old Sean King of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

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Fire Department Calls 10/02/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 10 EMS calls on Monday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/02/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following accidents and arrests to Regional Radio News on Tuesday:

 

71 year old Richard Talbott of Casey was in an accident on September 24th. According to the accident report Talbott was traveling west on County Highway 6. Talbot turned to the north on 2000 east road. When turning, the trailer on the back of Talbott’s vehicle struck a power pole on the northeast corner of the intersection causing damage to the pole. The trailer sustained damage on the passenger side.

 

57 year old Dennis Slater of Vandalia and 34 year old Stephen Horath of Morrisonville were in an accident on September 27th. According to the accident report, Slater was traveling southbound on Township Road 200 E approaching the intersection with Township Road 900 N. Horath was traveling eastbound on Township Road 900 North approaching the intersection with Township Road 200 East. Slater stated that as he was approaching the intersection, he was traveling at approximately 40-45 miles per hour and have moved his vehicle to the east side of the roadway. Horath stated that he was traveling at roughly 45 miles per hour and was slowing down to proceed through the intersection. Both vehicles entered the intersection, and Slater struck the front end of Horath’s vehicle. The impact caused Slater to rotate counter clockwise sending the passenger side of his car to the drivers side of Horath’s tractor unit. Slater received total damage, the tractor of Horath received major damage to the front end on the drivers side. Horath was airlifted to St. Johns Hospital for treatment of injuries. 

 

18 year old Anna Lee of Mount Auburn was in an accident on September 28th. According to the accident report, Lee was traveling northbound on County Highway #22 ¼ of a mile south of township road 3130 north when a deer entered the roadway. Lee was unable to avoid striking the animal, and after hitting the deer, entered the west ditch and proceeded in a northerly direction until it came to a rest. Lee’s vehicle had front end damage. Lee was transported by Decatur Ambulance for treatment of injuries.

 

74 year old Charles Cochran of Nokomis was in an accident on September 28th. According to the accident report, Cochran was traveling southbound on County Highway #1 ½ mile south of Township Road 800 N, when a deer entered the roadway. Cochran was unable to avoid hitting the animal and Cochran’s vehicle received front end damage. 

 

27 year old David Droke of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

47 year old James Miller of Pana was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of fleeing, or attempting to elude.

 

25 year old Sarah Fleet of Pana was arrested on Monday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine.

 

31 year old Randy Bess of Morrisonville was arrested on Monday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Tuesday:

 

38 year old Darcy Ream of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended registration.

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Fire Department Calls 10/01/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 2 EMS calls on Friday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Saturday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Sunday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 10/01/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

27 year old Brandon Emery of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of burglary.

 

29 year old Frances Weber of Pana was arrested on Sunday on a charge of obstructing identification, and domestic battery.

 

23 year old Trevor Lindsay of Tower Hill was arrested on Monday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance.

 

27 year old William Moore of Kincaid was arrested on Saturday on a charge of failure to appear or answer question.

 

23 year old Anthony Chavez of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of unlawful restraint.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

46 year old Beth Denbow of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of disorderly conduct.

 

23 year old Anthony Chavez of Taylorville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of unlawful restraint and aggravated assault.

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Fire Department Calls 9/28/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Thursday.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 9/28/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

39 year old Kristi Bland of Pana was arrested on Thursday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine.

 

44 year old William Lawrence of Pana was arrested on Thursday on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, obstructing justice, and possession of methamphetamine.

 

47 year old Jefferson Lawrence of Adrian, Michigan was arrested on Thursday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine, and driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

 

46 year old Larry Skinner of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of a methamphetamine delivery.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

42 year old Darrell Blake of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of retail theft.

 

A 17 year old juvenile of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of aggravated battery and resisting arrest.

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Fire Department Calls 9/27/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 5 EMS calls on Wednesday.
 

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Area Arrests and Accidents 9/27/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

45 year old Matthew Kessel of Stonington was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

42 year old Brandi Wiseman of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of theft.

 

16 year old Nicholas Orr of Taylorville, and 53 year old Jeffrey Likes of Taylorville were in an accident on September 26th at 7:29 in the morning. Likes was traveling east on Bidwell Street and was nearing the intersection of Bidwell and Pawnee Streets according to the accident report. Orr was leaving Pawnee Street and did not see Likes. Orr pulled into the intersection and hit Like’s vehicle. Both vehicles were able to drive away from the scene.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 9/26/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

18 year old Carter Flowers of Nokomis was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

 

34 year old Jacqueline Girard of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

28 year old Adam Litz of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of operating a vehicle with a suspended registration.

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Fire Department Calls 9/26/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 5 EMS calls on Tuesday.

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Fire Department Calls 9/25/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Monday.
 

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Area Arrests and Accidents 9/25/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Tuesday:

 

21 year old Dean Ellis of Springfield was arrested on Monday on a charge of residential burglary.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Tuesday:

 

Frank McWard of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a Christian County Warrant.

 

57 year old James Beavers of Taylorville on Tuesday was issued a City Ordinance Violation for disorderly conduyct and released on notice to appear.

 

Lacsey Sparling of Palmer was was arrested on Monday on a charge of battery.

 

46 year old Melissa Krouse of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a Sangamon County Warrant.

 

Sean King of was arrested on Saturday on a charge of driving on a suspended license. He was transported to TPD where he was cited and released.

 

45 year old Corey Beswarick of Taylorville was arrested on Thursday on a charge of driving on a suspended license.

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Fire Department Calls 9/24/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 5 EMS calls on Friday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Saturday.

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to a car fire at 1246 Lawrence Ave on Sunday. The cause of the fire is currently under investigation by TFD.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 9/24/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

43 year old Jody Grove of Taylorville was in an accident on September 22nd at 2:30 in the morning. According to the accident report, Grove was eastbound on Route 104 at approximately 794 east when she struck a deer in the roadway.

 

36 year old Elizabeth Coatney of Nokomis was in an accident on September 21st at 11:20 in the morning. According to the accident report, Coatney was traveling southbound on County Highway 1. Coatney stated that something went wrong in the front end of her vehicle and it jerked her to the right. Coatney exited the roadway and traveled approximately 60 feet before coming upon a gravel field lane entrance. Coatney proceeded over the field lane and struck the west embankment of the ditch. Coatney overturned upon striking the embankment and came to rest on its wheel facing west. Coatney’s vehicle was totaled, and Coatney was transported to Taylorville Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries.

 

32 year old Frank Sedlock of Bulpitt and 72 year old Grace Meadows of Kincaid were in an accident on September 16th at 7:04 in the evening. According to the accident report, Sedlock was driving a motorcycle and pulled out onto County Highway 5 at 1800 North Road. The motorcycle pulled out infront of a minivan traveling south bound on County Highway 5. The minivan struck the right side of the motorcycle with its front bumper. The motorcycle and minivan both came to a rest on the south west side of the intersection. Sedlock was thrown from the motorcycle into the field on the south west side of the intersection. Passenger Kenny Sedlock was also thrown into the field on the south west side of the intersection.

 

26 year old Frank McWard of Taylorville was arrested on Saturday on a charge of driving under the influence.

 

33 year old Kevin Hendricker of Taylorville was arrested on Friday on a charge of failure to appear or answer question.

 

20 year old Keira Morrissey of Kincaid was arrested on Saturday on a charge of battery.

 

30 year old Nicholas Stanley of Morrisonville was arrested on Sunday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

41 year old Abraham Poland of Corpuschristi, Texas was arrested on Monday on a charge of resisting an officer.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following accident to Regional Radio News on Monday:

 

37 year old Kirk Kettelkamp of Taylorville, and 20 year old Thomas Painter of Taylorville were in an accident on September 20th at approximately 7:27 in the evening. According to the accident report, Kettelkamp was traveling eastbound on East Main Cross Street. Painter was traveling southbound on South Cherokee Street. Kettelkamp was stopped in traffic because of the stop sign at the intersection. Painter proceeded to travel southbound in the intersection of East Main Cross Street and South Cherokee Street. Kettelkamp did not see Painter in the intersection, and began to proceed forward. Painter received damage to the front wheel and frame of the pedalcycle. Kettelkamp received damage to the drivers side of the vehicle. Painter received a leg injury from the collision but refused medical assistance. Painter said that he would go to Taylorville Memorial Hospital at a later time to be evaluated.

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Fire Department Calls 9/21/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 1 EMS call on Thursday.
 

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Area Arrests and Accidents 9/21/18

The Christian County  Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

27 year old Harrison King of Springfield was arrested on Thursday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Friday:

 

18 year old Alyssa Weakley of Springfield was in an accident on September 19th at 2:06 in the morning. Weakly was traveling southwest on Illinois Route 48 near the intersection of South Spresser when two deer ran into the roadway according to the accident report. Weakly stated that she slowed down, but was not able to avoid striking one of the deer. Weakley  had damage to the front end of her vehicle, but was able to drive away from the scene and denied any injury.

 

54 year old Jeffrey Crowder of Kincaid  was in an accident on September 20th at 6:17 in the morning. Crowder was traveling east in the 2700 block of Lincoln Trail on his 2015 Harley Davidson motorcycle when a deer entered the roadway according to the accident report. Crowder struck the deer and he was thrown from the bike. The motorcycle received front end damage and stopped on the south side of the roadway, resting on his right side. Crowder was transported to Taylorville Memorial Hospital by a Suttons ambulance.

 

45 year old Darren DeBrun of Taylorville, and 63 year old Robert Noblet of Taylorville were in an accident on September 16th at 5:23 in the afternoon. DeBrun and Noblet were both traveling eastbound on West Spresser Street according to the accident report. DeBrun stopped in traffic because the traffic light had turned red at the intersection of North Cheney Street and West Spresser Street. DeBrun had failed to stop behind Noblet and struct Noblet’s rear bumper. DeBrun received damage to the front bumper of his vehicle and was given a citation for driving under the influence, failure to reduce speed to prevent an accident, and a citation for illegal transportation of alcohol.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 9/20/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Thursday:

 

17 Year old Saide Keller of Pana, and 20 year old Jenna Tolberd were in an accident on September 15th at 9:09 in the evening. Keller was traveling East on 100 North Road. Tolberd was traveling north on 220 East Road. A corn field was blocking the view of both drivers on the southwest corner. According to the accident report, it was an unmarked intersection. Keller attempted to brake and avoid hitting Tolberd, but Tolberd never saw Keller until impact. The collision caused Tolberd to flip over on top. Keller was sent to the hospital in a Pana ambulance, and Tolberd went to Pana Community hospital.

 

28 year old Alisha Wood of Auburn was arrested on Thursday on a charge of retail theft.

 

21 year old Jesse Keller of Pana was arrested on Thursday on a charge of possession of firearm without eligibility.

 

39 year old Justin Barnes of Pana was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of violating an order of protection.

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Fire Department Calls 9/20/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 2 EMS calls on Wednesday.

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Fire Department Calls 9/19/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 3 EMS calls on Tuesday.
 

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Area Arrests and Accidents 9/19/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office Reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

25 year old Alexander Embry of Pana was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

27 year old Steven Durbin of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of reckless driving.

 

31 year old Dana Melvin of Kincaid was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

35 year old Joseph Sklenka of Springfield was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine.

 

23 year old Ronald Fisher of Palmer was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of theft.

 

27 year old Shalee Bayne of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of possession of a controlled substance.

 

29 year old Spencer White of Stonington was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of driving on a suspended or revoked license.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests and accidents to Regional Radio News on Wednesday:

 

17 year old Grace Mann of Owaneco, and 46 year old Christa Sharer of Taylorville were in an accident on September 17th at 5:21 in the afternoon. Mann and Sharer were both traveling eastbound on East Park Street near Main street according to the police report. Sharer came to a stop in traffic between main street and walnut street. Mann looked down at her radio, and when she looked back up she was too close to avoid collision and struck the rear end of Sharer’s vehicle. The collision caused major damage to the front of Mann’s vehicle and minor damage to the back of Sharer’s vehicle. Both units were able to drive away from the scene.

 

32 year old Kristal Hanes of Taylorville, and 59 year old Barbara Harless of Springfield were in an accident on September 15th at 3:22 in the afternoon. Harless was heading west on Park street and Hanes was stopped at the intersection of Main Street and Park Street according to the accident report. Hanes proceed north through the intersection, and Harless struck the side of Hanes near the rear. Harless was towed from the scene, and Hanes was issued a citation for failure to yield at intersection.

 

A juvenile was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of disorderly conduct.

 

24 year old Ronald Fisher of Palmer was arrested on Tuesday on a Christian County Warrant.

 

42 year old Shannon Patnode-Miller of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of theft.

 

27 year old Shaylee Bayne of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

40 year old Ryan Buerk of Taylorville was arrested on Tuesday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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Area Arrests and Accidents 9/18/18

The Christian County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Tuesday:

 

37 year old Jeremy Reiss of Pana was arrested on Monday on a charge of retail theft.

 

42 year old Aaron Davis of Kincaid was arrested on Monday on a charge of possession of methamphetamine and resisting an officer.

 

21 year old Shaylynn Rockford of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of domestic battery.

 

The Taylorville Police Department reported the following arrests to Regional Radio News on Tuesday:

 

71 year old Patricia Dyer of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of retail theft.

 

23 year old Matthew Cunningham of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a Macon County warrant.

 

21 year old Shaylyn Rockford of Taylorville was arrested on Monday on a charge of domestic battery.

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Fire Department Calls 9/18/18

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to the following calls:

 

The Taylorville Fire Department responded to 4 EMS calls on Monday.

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