The 5th Annual Jonny Yerly Classic returns to Ladd's Kennedy Park on Wednesday, August 20th thru Sunday, August 24th. The event will feature a softball tournament, beer garden and live music. The JYC is held to raise funds for the Jonny Yerly Foundation to promote handicap awareness. For more information, visit their website at www.jonnyyerlyclassic.com
Response to the Ladd-opoly board game has been overwhelming!. A limited edition of only 250 games will be produced and are expected to arrive in mid-November just in time for Christmas giving. Preorder forms are now available at the Village Clerk's office, North Central Bank and Special Effect Barber/Beauty Salon and prepayment of $35 per game is required. When the games arrive, they will be available for pickup in Ladd only. Don't be disappointed - order your game today! For more information, contact Rhonda @ (815) 894-2440. All proceeds from Ladd-opoly will benefit Ladd's 125th Anniversary Celebration in July 2015.