Monday’s Memorial Day Services

The Knox VFW Post #748 will be hosting Memorial Day services until Noon on Monday, May 30th, where the the closing ceremonies and the retiring of the guard will be held at the Post Home. Several veterans, firefighters, police officers, and National Guard members will be standing vigil at the Post and a Civil War camp will be set up in the back of the facility.

A Memorial Day parade will begin at approximately 9:00 a.m. Monday morning which will come down Main Street to the Courthouse. A small ceremony will be held there and then the parade will march to the Crown Hill Cemetery for a wreath laying ceremony.

The Hamlet American Legion will hold ceremonies on Monday, May 30th at 10:00 a.m. at the Grovertown Ceremony and then at 11:00 a.m. at Fletchers Cemetery.

Monday services conducted by the Harry L. Keller American Legion Post #92 in North Judson include:
8:45 a.m. CT Parade
9:00 a.m. at Pioneer Cemetery
10:00 a.m. at San Pierre Cemetery
11:00 a.m. Wreath deposit on the Kankakee River on Highway 421. A ceremony at the Vel Mar Park in LaCrosse will follow.