top story Photos: Recognize anyone? Fall in the Decatur region Sep 12, 2019 Updated Sep 12, 2019 0 Facebook Twitter SMS Email Print Save History Corner: A Look Back 1990: Gordon Skeffington, right of LaPlace, and members of his family dressed as scarecrows and then gave away 157 pumpkins to younger students at Sunnyside School. H&R file photo History Corner: A Look Back 1990: Amanda Clark, left and classmate Tiffany Hughes wave goodbye to Gordon Skeffington and his helpers after they delivered home-grown pumpkins to children at Sunnyside School. H&R file photo History Corner: A Look Back 1982: Shawna Jestis, 2, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Tom Jestis of Decatur plays at a pumpkin house put up by Bob Flamm at the Pumpkinfest. File photo History Corner: A Look Back 1982: Jacquelyn Barnds makes her first cut in the pumpkin she bought at the Pumpkinfest in the Decatur Civic Center. She is obviously thinking about Holloween and trick-or-treating as she begins carving her pumpkin. File photo History Corner: A Look Back 1991: Kristin Tiggelaar, 6, concentrates as she spreads glitter atop the pumpkin she is decorating at the Herald & Review Pumpkinfest. File photo History Corner: A Look Back 1989: Mount Zion Halloween paraders show their costumes to Woodlawn Center residents. H&R file photo Tags Evergreen Look-back As featured on +7 Ready for fall? We've got 30-plus ways in Central Illinois to celebrate Don't let last week's humid weather fool you. Fall is approaching, bringing with it all sorts of apples, pumpkins, scarecrows and hay ride Facebook Twitter SMS Email Print Save Load comments × Post a comment as Emoticons [smile] [beam] [wink] [sad] [cool] [innocent] [rolleyes] [whistling] [lol] [huh] [tongue] [love] [sleeping] [yawn] [unsure] [angry] [blink] [crying] [ohmy] [scared] [sleep] [sneaky] [tongue_smile] [thumbdown] [thumbup] [censored] [happybirthday] [ban] [spam] [offtopic] [batman] [ninja] [pirate] [alien] Comment Text Cancel Post comment × Your comment has been submitted. × Report Cancel Report Abuse ×Reported ×There was a problem reporting this. × Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Watch this discussion Get an email notification whenever someone contributes to the discussion Notifications from this discussion will be disabled. Cancel Start watching Stop watching (0) comments Welcome to the discussion. Log In Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Post a comment Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Recommended View All Promotions promotion Make your picks for the 2019 Tupper Challenge! promotion Celebrate your milestone with the Herald & Review! More Latest Local Offers Romer Brothers Tree & Shrub Service Romer Brothers Tree and Shrub Service - contact us today! Tanzyus Logan Funeral Service and Care Affordable, memorable services without the financial burden. Tanzyus Logan Funeral Service and Care. 217-233-1080 Four Winds Of America Fourwinds RV is one of the few dealers in Illinois to post MSRP window stickers in all RVs.