Wednesday Night
39°
Mostly Clear
10%
Thursday
62°
Mostly Sunny
Thursday Night
42°
Partly Cloudy
6%
Friday
60°
Partly Sunny
15%
Friday Night
40°
Chance Rain Showers
30%
Saturday
53°
Partly Sunny
5%
Saturday Night
32°
Mostly Clear
1%
Sunday
55°
Sunny
1%
Sunday Night
37°
Clear
1%
Monday
68°
Mostly Sunny
1%
Monday Night
50°
Mostly Clear
1%
3 Day
Extended
Tuesday, May 29th, 2012
Honoring those who served
Photo by William Kincaid/The Daily Standard

Col. Joseph Schmidt, a native of Rockford, salutes the American flag as the Parkway High School marching band plays in the background during Memorial Day services in Rockford on Monday morning. Schmidt, who is retiring from the Air Force after 30 years, asked attendees to earn the freedom forged and preserved by fallen service men and women by living meaningful lives.

Additional pictures on this date