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County committee discusses Pana salvage yard

August 10, 2022

Tavia Jean Breeze-Courier Writer Monday night’s, Aug. 8, Christian County Board Executive Committee meeting in the Board Meeting Room on the second floor of the Courthouse, kicked off with concerns about a new junk yard proposed for Pana. Members of the community surrounding the potential property had concerns about how the new additions could impact…

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No Word On Local Kroger Store Situation

August 10, 2022

(TAYLORVILLE) — More than a week has past since the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has closed the local Kroger grocery store, 201 E. Bidwell in Taylorville due to improper removal of asbestos during a construction project. Since its closing, little to no information from the EPA regarding the situation has been released. Calls from…

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Pana saves money on new construction

August 9, 2022

Tom Latonis Breeze-Courier Writer (PANA) — During their meeting on Monday night, members of the Pana City Council got some good news on a price reduction for construction of an auxiliary building at the Pana Water Treatment Plant. In addition, there was a presentation for the Pana Lake Nature Park Project at the lake and…

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Taylorville FFA Livestock Judging Team captures world title

August 9, 2022

From right ot left are Liam Steward, Waylon Paulek, Drew Mickey, Executive Director of the Royal Highland Show in Scotland, Lizzie Schafer, Cole Paulek, and Audrey Curtin Submitted Photos The Taylorville FFA Livestock Judging Team has had a long track record of success, but a world title they acquired this summer may be the greatest…

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Blue Mound Fall Festival Royalty

August 5, 2022

BLUE MOUND — After a three-year absence, the Blue Mound pageants returned last night during the annual Fall Festival. In the first picture are first runner-up Piper Balaco, 2022 Miss Blue Mound Faith Brownback, second runner-up Greenly Ziemer and Miss Congeniality Jaden Star. In the second picture are second runner-up Nora Jones, Little Miss Emery…

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CC Health Dept. issues statement on Kroger closing

August 2, 2022

The Illinois EPA (IDPH) closed the Kroger grocery store in Taylorville on Friday, July 29, after discovering improperly removed and resurfaced flooring materials containing asbestos, which released fibers into the air. The asbestos fiber release has made the store unsafe for anyone to occupy and the store will be closed until testing indicates it is…

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Alaina Deal, Miss Morrisonville 2022

August 2, 2022

(MORRISONVILLE) — The Morrisonville Homecoming has a new Miss Morrisonville. Alaina Deal, seated, was crowned on Friday night as Miss Morrisonville Community Queen. Standing are members of the royal court. At left is second runner-up, Ariana McDaniel-Stewart and at right, first runner-up, Jhia Walker. Standin in the center is 2021 Miss Morrisonville, Whitney Lipe, who…

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Morrisonville Homecoming Royalty

July 29, 2022

At the Morrisonville Homecoming and Picnic, the town crowned their 2022 royalty. In the top picture: (sitting) Junior Miss Morrisonville Ryleigh Rush; (standing) 2021 Junior Miss Khloe Klinger, second runner-up Rayla Brown, first runner-up Rilynne Segrest, Miss Congeniality Addison Dunkirk and 2021 Miss Whitney Lipe. In the bottom picture: (sitting) Little Miss Morrisonville Maebre Millburg…

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Building plans presented to school board

July 27, 2022

Elyse Clayton Breeze-Courier TAYLORVILLE — Community members packed the Taylorville High School cafeteria on Tuesday for the regular July Taylorville School Board meeting, all eager to hear plans from the architects working on the east wing rebuild.  Architechnics presented a prototype for the fine arts/tech/sports facility. A few weeks ago, the architects met with various…

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Taylorville woman indicted on wire fraud charges

July 23, 2022

Lori J. Zeitler TAYLORVILLE — On Friday, July 22, 2022, Lori J. Zeitler, 63, of Taylorville, was indicted by the United States Attorney’s Office, Springfield Office on five counts of wire fraud. The indictment alleges that on or about January 2005 and continuing for several years that Zeitler was part of a scheme to defraud…

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