Arbor Day observance set for Friday morning at Paxton’s Pells Park

PAXTON — The city will hold its annual Arbor Day observance at 7:30 a.m. Friday, April 30, by the old cannon on the northeast side of Pells Park. During the observance, the city will dedicate a newly planted tree in honor of an influential resident who died in the previous year, as is tradition. The newly planted tree is a swamp […]