Ted Penesis and Lee Roupas of the Illinois Liquor Commission were guest speakers at Wednesday’s Christian County Prevention Coalition. Penesis (shown standing) spoke to coalition members on the liquor commission’s role in regulating alcohol retailers in Illinois, as well as the “Your Actions Matter!” Campaign, an initiative aimed at changing the behavior of adults who believe it is okay to give alcohol to minors. Roupas (shown seated) spoke to coalition members about the current status of BASSET training in Illinois and the impact that training has on local communities.
TAYLORVILLE — On Wednesday, the Christian County Prevention Coalition (CCPC) heard an update on a federal grant application that could pave the way for the organization’s hire of a full-time executive director.
TAYLORVILLE - Firefighters are shown here participating in a pump training exercise that was held this morning at the Taylorville Fire Department. The TFD holds pump training several times per year to ensure that personnel are...
TAYLORVILLE — On March 21, 2015 members of local Boy Scout, Girl Scout, and Cub Scout Troops collected food from community members to be donated to the Taylorville Food Pantry.
**Video included in article** Carlinville connected on 17 hits and rallied for seven runs in the seventh inning as the Morrisonville pitching simply ran out.
Carlinville ran away in the final inning for a 12-5 win over...