Saturday was a beautiful day with blue skies, sunshine and a mild breeze, which helped shoot up attendance for opening day at the pumpkin patch at Cox’s Ponds, west of Champion.
Two Imperial teenagers escaped injury Tuesday when the vehicle they were in collided with a slow-moving train southeast of Imperial.
Taken from the well-known James Whitcomb Riley poem, there was more than “frost on the punkins” Tuesday when two and a half inches of snow hit Imperial.
With his fundraising about $500 from its goal, Mark Bottom leaves today (Thursday) for the second annual ride to support Alzheimer’s disease research.
Traffic was interrupted for awhile Tuesday morning at one of Imperial’s busiest intersections.