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city (1990 pop. 11,133), seat of Christian co., central Ill., in a farm, coal, and oil area; inc. 1882. There is agriculture (wheat, corn, soybeans, and sorghum), as well as soybean processing and meatpacking. Metal products are made.
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Katie is the new Community Worker, SNAP-Ed working out of the Christian County Extension Office in Taylorville, Illinois. Katie will work with local residents identified for SNAP-Ed programming to provide basic nutrition, food safety, physical activity, and food budgeting education for low-income individuals.
The storm system that created a tornado in Georgia (https://www.ibtimes.com/illinois-schools-closed-over-700-flights-cancelled-blizzard-warning-issued-2735576) had previously spawned a twister in Taylorville, Illinois , at 5 p.m.
in the USA at Taylorville, Illinois and Hoe Creek, Wyoming, in Australia at Bloodwood Creek and near Kingaroy (where benzene and toluene ended up in the groundwater and fat of cattle).
Submitted by his widow, Norma Doyle, Taylorville, Illinois
He was also vice president of manufacturing at Plainwell Paper Company, Hopper Division; manager for Georgia-Pacific in Taylorville, Illinois; and general manager of Ivex in Chagrin Falls, Ohio, and Detroit, Michigan.