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Greyson James Scott Skinner

Greyson James Scott Skinner, son of Taylor and Thomas Skinner of Taylorville, arrived on Monday, December 20, 2021 at 5:23 p.m. in Springfield Memorial Hospital. He weighed seven pounds, six ounces and was 20 inches long. Grandparents are Phil and Tracie Skinner of Morrisonville and Scott and Dottie Landers of Taylorville. Great-grandparents are Marilyn and…

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Birthdays

80th Birthday Karin O’Brien Fisher is celebrating her 80th birth- day on December 24, 2021. Karin was born on Decem- ber 24, 1941 to James and Kathryn (Abell) O’Brien. She was a 1959 graduate of Taylorville High School and retired from Bridgestone/ Firestone. Karin has three daugh- ters: Cathleen (Lee) Bar- ringer of Dalton City,…

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Arno Frederick Murphy

Arno Frederick Murphy celebrated his third birthday on Sunday, December 12, 2021. He is the son of Rick and Ashley Murphy. His grandparents are Dean and Lauralee Pelichoff, Taylorville, Debby Murphy, Springfield, and the late Robert “Larry” Murphy, also of Springfield. His great grandparents are Bill Luttrell and Eileen Janssen Gehle, Buckley, Ill., the late…

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Zakkary David Warner

Zakkary David Warner, son of David and Roxanne (Miller) Warner of South Carolina, formerly of Taylorville, will celebrate his 11th birthday today, Tuesday, December 14, 2021. Zakkary’s grandparents are Melvin and the late Betty June (Miller) Runge, Loretta Huebner and the late Fritz C. Huebner, all of Taylorville, and Michael and Jenny Warner, of South…

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Birthday

Celebrating a birthday today, Sunday, December 12, 2021: Patty Pope — Edinburg, Ill.

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Kian Boblitt

Kian Boblitt is celebrating his seventh birthday on Saturday, December 4, 2021. Kian is the son of Nick and Heather Boblitt of Taylorville. His grandparents are Lisa and Talon Burton of Texas, Keith and Jackie Magness of Taylorville, Chuck and Trina McGraw of Lincoln, and Bill Woolsey of Taylorville. Kianís great-grandparents are Randy and Alyse…

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Birthdays

Celebrating a birthday today, Sunday, November 28, 2021: Janelle Cornell — Langleyville Celebrating a birthday tomorrow, Monday, November 29, 2021: Linda (Fishel) Jones — Taylorville If you know of someone celebrating a birthday, please call us at 217-824-2233 or email breezenews@breezecourier. com

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How to handle the return of Black Friday

The holiday season figures to feel more familiar in 2021 than it did a year ago, when a global pandemic forced people to change how they celebrated and shopped. Though the pandemic is not yet in the rearview mirror, the rollout of a trio of effective vaccines should make it possible for millions of people…

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75th Birthday

Wanda “Jane” Best, of Taylorville, will turn 75 years old this Friday, November 19th. She is very excited to celebrate with her friends and family at her home on Saturday. Janie is retired from CCMHA and spends most of her free time watching her birds, doing arts and crafts, and decorating her home.

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Mason Wemple

Mason Wemple is celebrating his 8th birthday on Saturday, November 20, 2021. Mason is the son of Robert and Liz Wemple, of Taylorville. His grandparents are Linda Grundy of Taylorville, the late Wayne Grundy of Morrisonville, and Don and the late Liz of Nokomis. Mason has three sister, Kaitlyn, Taylor, and the late Sydney. He…

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