Viking pride brings out community supporters for state championship game

The community came together to cheer on the Homewood-Flossmoor High School football team as they battled for the Class 8A championship title Saturday night at the University of Illinois’ Memorial Stadium.

Alumni from multiple generations wore red and showed their Viking pride at parties hosted at Homewood and Flossmoor businesses.

Vikings fall to Stevenson in Class 8A title game

The Homewood-Flossmoor Vikings lost to Stevenson 31-25 in the Illinois High School Association Class 8A football title game Saturday, Nov. 29.

Game statistics are posted on the IHSA website.

H-F Football Team’s Send-Off

H-F Cheerleaders
H-F Cheerleaders

A rousing crowd cheered on the Homewood-Flossmoor High School football team as it began the trip to the University of Illinois to compete at 7 p.m. tonight for the state championship title.

H-F/Stevenson title game to be broadcast live by Comcast

Comcast SportsNet will broadcast live coverage of the 2014 Illinois High School Association Football Championships on Friday, Nov. 28, and Saturday, Nov. 29, including Homewood-Flossmoor's Class 8A title game.

The game at Memorial Stadium in Champaign will start at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Comcast SportsNet


Parker construction moves inside for winter months

With the arrival of winter weather, construction activities at Parker Junior High School are moving inside.

Take a break from shopping: Homewood Fire Department to host Black Friday blood drive

The Homewood Fire Department will host it's annual Black Friday blood drive from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 28, at 17950 Dixie Highway.

To schedule an appointment call LifeSource at1-877-543-3768 or register online click here. Walk-ins are welcome. 

Hammock sworn in as Homewood utility supervisor

Village Clerk Marilyn Thomas,
left, congratulates Harry
Hammock after he took the
oath of office for Public Works
utility supervisor.

Putting up holiday decorations? Don't throw away broken light strings

Photo courtesy of the Village
of Flossmoor e-newsletter.

A sharp eye could pay off for Homewood residents during the holiday season

Every snowflake might be different in nature. But in downtown Homewood, the decorative snowflakes displayed on light poles are all the same — except one.


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