Balloon release in honor of former sheriff

Local News

MACON COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — People gathered Monday to celebrate the one-year anniversary of a road being renamed.

Roger Walker is the former sheriff. He died in 2012 and was inducted into the Decatur Hall of Fame in 2016.

Last year, Route 48, on the corner of East Mound Road, was named for him. Monday, family and friends released balloons in his honor.

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