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The Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce Chillifest Committee held their monthly meeting Monday night at the Chamber board room. Committee members began the detailed planning for the event, which takes place on the Taylorville square October 13th and 14th.

Chamber president and C-E-O Patty Hornbuckle told Regional Radio News that the committee is an outstanding team that makes the event happen each year.

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Hornbuckle added that the most amazing thing she reported on during last night’s meeting, was that Cleeton Sanitation has stepped up to become the official waste handler for Chillifest this year.

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And, Hornbuckle says Chillifest will be rain-free this year.

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Entry forms for the many contests taking place during Chillifest weekend, including the Little Mister, Little Miss, Cutest Baby and 5K contests, as well as chilli competition, can all be found at chillifest.info.  Craft and food vendor forms can also be found there as well.

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