Second Boil Order Lifted

UPDATE 9-15-23: The Boil Order for Thompson Court has now been lifted. UPDATE 9-13-23 10:15am: Additional repairs were needed on the water main break on Thompson Court, so this morning, City crews had to replace a valve there, resulting in a disruption of water service.  So now, we need to add to that existing Boil […]

Posted: September 15, 2023 | View More »

Plow Replicas and Final Plow Share at IH

Plow Replicas and Final Plow Share at IH Several one-of-a-kind miniature plows and a plow blade have recently been donated and are on display. A donor’s Uncle hand-crafted two plows to scale. IH plant manager Jack Pollitt who oversaw the closing of IH in 1983 was gifted the final plow share produced in the plant. […]

Posted: August 25, 2022 | View More »

Vintage Nesbitt’s Soda Pop Machine Donated!

Vintage Nesbitt’s soda pop machine from Miller’s Bottling Works and the Canton Hotel There’s a new display at the Canton Area Heritage Center with ties to two former family-owned Canton businesses.  It’s a bright orange Nesbitt’s soda pop machine that dates back to the early 1940’s.  Nesbitt’s was known nationally throughout the 20th century for […]

Posted: July 20, 2021 | View More »

Scenic Drive – Canton Jones Park

Visit our Canton Jones Park location! October 7th & 8th, 14th & 15th! Vendors, Food, Music & Entertainment, Historical Sites & Displays, and Guidebooks can all be found in Canton! See lists below for more information! Join us in Canton for the Spoon River Valley Scenic Driver Fall Festival and other communities through-out Fulton County! […]

Posted: September 13, 2023 | View More »

Vendors Needed! Scenic Drive – Jones Park

Spoon River Valley Scenic Drive Vendors needed for Jones Park! October 7th & 8th, 14th & 15th! The setting in downtown Canton is an intimate venue where your merchandise can truly be appreciated. We are always looking for vendors to sell handmade items, crafts, genuine collectibles, antiques, primitives, plants, flowers, candles, jewelry, and other similar […]

Posted: August 2, 2022 | View More »