ROCK VALLEY FEATURED NEWS
StillmanValley Fall Festival announces winnersOct. 23, 2014STILLMAN VALLEY - The Stillman Valley Fall Festival Steering Committee would like to announce the winners from this year’s Fall Festival events. Congratulations to all of the winners!The Stillman Valley Fall Festival Parade Committee would like to thank everyone that participated in the parade.**see the Tempo for full story**
Rescue Squad sues Fire District 3 over ambulance serviceOct. 23, 2014BELVIDERE - The Capron Rescue Squad District (CRS) has filed a lawsuit against North Boone Fire Protection District 3, saying it violated state law by purchasing an ambulance without asking voters for approval.***see the Belvidere Daily Republican for full story***
Red Shed Preschool in Roscoe hosts Family Farm DayOct. 23, 2014ROSCOE – The sights and smells of fall were in the air at Red Shed Preschool, Saturday, Oct. 11. Moms, dads and kids climbed aboard the hay wagon for a ride across the meadow. Kids played in the bounce house and the “corn ...***see the Herald for full story***
Oct. 23, 2014
Another successful fish fry for First Lutheran
By Doug Schroder
PECATONICA – The fish fry put on by First Lutheran Church in Pecatonica on Friday, Oct. 10 was very successful. People were waiting in line to get in when the church opened the doors at 5 p.m. Tickets sold out and within 20 minutes all the fish purchased beforehand was gone, forcing volunteers to make a run to the store for more.
Altogether the approximately 200 people who attended ate 70 pounds of fish.
The church has been holding fish fries, corn boils, and ice cream socials to raise funds to have a chair lift installed in the church. As of now they are over half way to their goal of $100k.