Please Don't Quote Me
“Pine Creek Park” as the forest in Ogle County was sometimes labeled. By 1903 the pine forest between Polo and Oregon had become so appreciated for its solitary uniqueness that work was going ahead in the state legislature to request it be a state park.
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Craig and Chelsey Heckman of Shannon are proud parents of a son, Cruz Steven Heckman, born on September 17th, 2013 at FHN Memorial Hospital in Freeport. Brothers are Carson, 9 and Cavin, 3.
Grandparents are Jane & Jesse Moll of Lake Carroll, Joanne Heckman of Freeport, Steve & Terri Heckman of Freeport and the late Eric Sterkowicz of Byron.
Great-grandparents are Carol Martz of Shannon, Richard Sterkkowicz of Lake Carroll, Ron & Mary Heckman of Freeport, and John & Hazel Webermeier of Lake Carroll.