TAYLORVILLE — “I really do believe in term limits, but after eight years, even if you’re doing everything right, I think it’s time for new ideas. I don’t believe the Mayor of Taylorville should ever be a career job for anybody,” said current Mayor of Taylorville Greg Brotherton about his upcoming departure from the position. Saturday, March 18, 2017
TAYLORVILLE — I write today to pay tribute to my mother, the indomitable Katie Fraley, who is poised to complete a career in education that spans more than five decades: 41 years as an elementary school teacher, followed by 12 years as an elected school board member, and nearly all of this time spent in, and for, Taylorville.
TAYLORVILLE — Jamie Harrold says this is the year of saying yes.
Harrold, a Taylorville native and actor living in New York, has been crafting his art for 32 years. He took a much needed hiatus from acting last year to regroup. He characterizes it, not as a mid-life crisis, but rather a mid-life awakening. Saturday, February 18, 2017
TAYLORVILLE - They say a picture is worth a thousand words. For Larry Quick, 1982 THS graduate, it's all about the details. Quick, owner of Artifax Seating & Design, sat down with me last week for a candid conversation about those details.. Saturday, February 4, 2017
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. — The following students have been named to the fall 2016 Dean's List at Southeast Missouri State University: Reese Bourne of Pawnee, Kylee Buerk and Brady Colin of Pana, David Cruikshank and Madison Triplett, both of Taylorville. Wednesday, December 28, 2016