It rained out our parade (and roads)

photo by Tom Scott

Many area Memorial Day Services were cancelled due to severe weather. In Belmont, the show went on, despite a deluge that began minutes after the 2 p.m. event began. Rockford and Belmont received the worst of the flooding after five inches fell in about an hour.

Rum Creek flowes through Wolverine World Wide tannery

Rum Creek reached a high point as it flowed through the former Wolvering World Wide tannery building. It is pictured after Rockford made all the news channels due to flooding on Monday, May 31.

Rum Creek reached a high point as it flowed through the former Wolverine World Wide tannery building. It is pictured after Rockford made all the news channels due to flooding on Monday, May 31.