A staple of holiday celebration in the Stateline kicks off, and most of the Stroll on State events will take place virtually in 2020, but many say they are still excited to celebrate the holidays this year.
A popular Christmas attraction for nearly two decades has lost a valued member of its family. One of the founders, known for playing Santa Claus at the “Christmas in the Country” celebration, Rod Quies passed away on Saturday morning, according to his family.
Evans is a Rockford native who graduated from Jefferson High School. His personality, communication skills, and leadership attributes have fueled his career growth and positive impact at Rockford-area employers MCI Telecommunications and American Income Life Insurance Company, despite not having a degree.