The Taylorville Kiwanis Club held its annual Radiothon on Miller Media Group radio station WRAN groovy 97-point-3 on Tuesday. Kiwanis Club members sell sponsorships to local businesses for the day of broadcasting, then WRAN gives half of the gross revenue to the Club for projects benefitting children and youth in the Taylorville community.
A check for 14-hundred 50-dollars was presented to the club by Miller Media Group president Randal J. Miller, during the club's business meeting on Tuesday. Kiwanis members Sharon LeGrand and Patty Hornbuckle co-chaired the Radiothon committee this year.
Incoming Kiwanis president Will Perkins told WRAN listeners why he is a member of the local club.
Kiwanis members were guest D-J's for the day during the annual WRAN Taylorville Kiwanis Radiothon. Those participating included Perkins along with Carmeline Skinner, Dick Wamsley, LeGrand, Hornbuckle, Barbara Stonaker, Ruth Weiser, Cathy Coker, Carol Alexander, Dean Ray, Jerry Woodard, Martin Vota, and Joe Hauser.