Take a ride through McFerren Park during the 1st Annual Holiday Light Show in Hoopeston on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014. The lights display, which shines throughout the one-mile drive, is free to the public and runs from dusk to 11p.m. each night until Sunday, Jan. 4.
The Daily Bread Soup Kitchen gave away 900 backpacks at their 6th annual backpack giveaway on Friday Dec. 19, 2014. Local service organizations, businesses and individuals donated warm weather and personal items to fill the backpacks.