Local News

 THE CHRISTIAN COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT REPORTS THE FOLLOWING ARRESTS:

 Todd Brookens, 36, of Taylorville was arrested on October 8 for domestic battery.

 Joseph Handley, 20, of Edinburg was arrested on October 7 for possession of cannabis and possession of drug paraphernalia. 

 

ACCIDENTS:

 On September 30, Debra Buckles, 50, of Owaneco was traveling south bound on 1250 East Road.  She was unable to avoid colliding with a deer that came from the west and entered the roadway in her direction of travel. 

 On October 3, Michael A. Buehlman, 33, of Godgrey, Illinois was traveling east bound on Illinois Route 104 and realized he misses the turn to his destination.  Buehlman stopped on Ilinoir Route 104 and backed toward the west, and backed into Douglas Leach, 50, of Auburn.  Leach received damage that required his vehicle to be towed.  

 
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