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The Taylorville Fire Department is looking to bring back a program that will help recruit new firefighters and led to the current administration at the... [Read More]
Ronald Donnan, 74 of Taylorville passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017 at 2:04 a.m. at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He was born on... [Read More]
A Springfield man is facing attempted murder charges after a shooting in Kincaid early Friday morning. 35-year-old Larry L. Scott had his first court appearance... [Read More]
The Greater Taylorville Chamber of Commerce Chillifest is just around the corner, and planning for the event is coming together. Patty Hornbuckle, CEO of the... [Read More]
School funding has finally passed in Illinois, and it took a bipartisan compromise to make it happen. State Senator Andy Manar is applauding the work... [Read More]
September is Food Safety Education Month and the University of Illinois Extension Unit 18 wants you and your family to take steps to reduce the... [Read More]
Despite unfavorable crop conditions reports earlier this week, USDA "doubled-down" on its yield analysis, raising both corn and soybeans yield projections in September's World Ag... [Read More]
There's been lots of talk about the impact of the extended state budget crisis on Illinois colleges and universities. Now that money is flowing again... [Read More]
  3D printers, virtual reality, and robotics are just some of the new educational tools Taylorville Junior High School students have to... [Read More]
It's the end of an era for Fighting Illini sports and we're not talking about the demise of "War Chant". The Alton Telegraph reports the... [Read More]
The boil order in effect for parts of the North Webster Street and West Springfield Road area has been lifted. Water in this area has... [Read More]
The Christian County Clerk and Recorder will not seek re-election. Laurie Mense made the announcement yesterday.   Mense took... [Read More]
48th District State Senator Andy Manar is partnering with the Christian County Senior Citizens' Center to host a senior fair this coming Tuesday, September 19.... [Read More]
The Taylorville School District can finally breath easy now that school funding reform has finally been passed in Illinois. With the new funding system, it... [Read More]
Paulette Byers, 69 of Taylorville passed away on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at her residence in Taylorville. She was born on April... [Read More]
Taylorville Memorial Hospital's 2015 community health needs assessment identified access to pediatric dental services as a high-priority need.  Supporters of the program include: R... [Read More]
One of the many ills facing those across the country and here in Central Illinois is the issue of hunger. September is hunger action month,... [Read More]
  A Mount Zion resident is Illinois' newest millionaire. David Marques is the lucky person who bought the one-million dollar winning Powerball... [Read More]
A water main break early Wednesday morning has caused a boil order for some Taylorville residents.   Taylorville Water... [Read More]
A local state representative has announced his intention to seek another term in office. 102nd District Representative Brad Halbrook will seek a second term in... [Read More]