@NewsTrib reporter | #SpringValley, #Dalzell, Hall HS, JFK Elementary, #IllinoisValley | 815-220-6933 + svreporter@newstrib.com

Search Tweets

Twitter Feed

@NT_SpringValley — 714 followers, 2,646 tweets

Jul 25, 2017

Today in 1919: Jim Hicks, owner of Hicks Park, sold his saloon and dance pavilion at the Spring Valley park with the intention of retiring.

Jul 24, 2017

The gambling operation was started by a group of traveling carnival workers, who set up shop following a Fourth of July celebration in town.

Jul 24, 2017

Today in 1914: A gambling operation at a DePue saloon was raided by the Bureau County sheriff, resulting in several fines.

Show more