Local News

Pana Police with help from the Central Illinois Enforcement Group conducted a search of a residence at 207 S. Clark Friday. According to reports, information was forwarded to the States Attorney’s Office for consideration of charges against 21-year-old Amber N. Spracklin of Pana of Manufacture and delivery and possession of cannabis.

Sunday evening just before 9:00, Taylorville police were dispatched to an apartment at 502 N. Maple on reports of a domestic dispute. The male resident told cops he’d been struck several times by his girlfriend. A witness on the scene reportedly corroborated that story. 27-year-old Morgan R. Slough was arrested on charges of disorderly conduct and domestic battery. She was taken to the Christian County Jail.

Good police work ended in the arrest of Taylorville teenager. According to reports, a Taylorville officer saw a vehicle with 18-year-old Samantha Jo Woods driving. The officer reportedly knew Woods was wanted on a retail theft warrant in Sangamon County. Woods was pulled over at the intersection of Market and Main. She was arrested and held in the Christian County Jail in lieu of bond.

Main Office: