Spooky Tales of Stephenson County & Northern Illinois

Exploring frightening folklore in time for Halloween.
During this season of intrigue and superstition, it is interesting to explore the unexplained. Everyone has their stories of what lies beyond our understanding. Here are some of Stephenson Counties unexplained phenomena to celebrate the spirits of Halloween.

Once a Pretzel, Always a Pretzel

Once a Pretzel, Always a Pretzel

Freeport will host the annual Homecoming parade and festivities for Freeport High School this week. As the community gathers and dresses in their pretzel attire, Freeport pride grows stronger. Even those who can’t attend in person post their support online from their corners of the world.