Water, Water, Water

Momence saw over 7 inches of rain through the weekend, beginning on Thursday and ending on Sunday.  Many, many homes saw water spill into their basements and homes.  Businesses saw the same thing happen.  Some local residents cannot make it through the road leading to their homes, as they are completely flooded with several feet…

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2020 Graduation Day Parade

Momence did not disappoint as they came together for a Class of 2020 parade through the town.  Graduates, family members, friends all lined up on the high school track to form the parade, which wound its way through Momence.  Residents, many who have no connection to the graduates, came out of their homes to cheer…

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Area Seniors On Pages 6,7,8

Area graduates may be missing on the usual graduation ceremony, but the schools have all come up with something unique so that the 2020 graduates will still get their graduation experience. The Grant Park High School and Momence High School graduates are listed in this edition.  Congratulations to all 2020 ‘pandemic’ graduates!

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Heritage Days Postponed

Heritage Day postponed to September 26, 20202019 picture collage 2 After polling the site managers, museum and location directors, Heritage Day Committee members and Momence Heritage Foundation Board, it was decided to postpone rather than cancel Heritage Days.  Originally scheduled for the weekend of June 13, the festival was postponed due to Coronavirus and the…

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