211 Hwy. 38 East, Rochelle, IL 61068 • Ph: 815-562-4171 • Fax: 815-562-2161
E-EDITION LAST UPDATED:
Current E-Edition

Top Stories Obits Community Event Calendar Sports Classifieds Home 

Circus makes a stop in Hillcrest Tuesday

Posted: Friday, Oct 5th, 2012


Owen Miller, 3, of Rochelle, was ready for his morning camel ride. He was so excited for the circus that he woke up at 5:30 a.m., according to his grandmother, Jeanett Bryant.


HILLCREST—What is normally a cornfields in front of Calvary Lighthouse Church turned into a circus Tuesday morning as the Kelly Miller Circus pitched colorful tents and displayed exotic animals near the church parking lot and building.

A menagerie of camels, zebras, tigers, elephants, ponies, llamas and small dogs were already out and about Tuesday morning, hours before the evening circus performances. Although performances didn’t start until 4:30 p.m. and then again at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Kelly Miller Circus displayed some of their animal performers, as well as offered pony rides and camel rides to visiting children.



For the complete article see the 10-04-2012 issue.

Click here to purchase an electronic version of the 10-04-2012 paper.











Select Page:
Within:
Keyword:

Google

Entertainment









 

Copyright 2014 News Media Corporation

News    Classifieds    Shoppe    Search    ContactUs    TalkBack    Subscribe    Information    E-Edition    Business Portal