Cynthia Stoner

Mercer County Y Pool Closed For Repairs

The Mercer County Y Pool will be closed due to unexpected repairs for at least the next week. There will be no aqua-fitness classes or swim lessons during this time. There will be an announcement when the pool re-opens. Please…

Old Carlson Studio Photos To Be Archived

The Mercer County Senior Center in Aledo had received, from the New Boston Historical Society, 23 various sized containers with negatives and pictures from the old Carlson Studio from the 1940s through the 1960s. These photos are now at the…

Low Water Pressure In Keithsburg

Due to an electrical issue at the well, Keithsburg residents may experience low water pressure at times. There is an electrician working to resolve the situation. Sorry for any inconvenience. (Tues., Sept. 5)

The Edge Of Country

WRMJ’s Edge of Country program features the music you just don’t hear on FM radio — Southern Rock, Alternative Country, Texas Music, Honky Tonk, Bluegrass, and more! Plus, catch new artists just breaking out. Edge of Country is heard every…

Trail Of Hope Cowboy Church Services

Trail of Hope Cowboy Church holds a Tuesday evening service and fellowship at 6:30 p.m. every week at their new home in Boden. Join them on Facebook for more details.

Essley-Noble Museum Hours Announced

Starting in April, hours for the Essley-Noble Museum in Aledo are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, from 1 to 5 p.m. Also, the museum has received new WWI information, donated by Dave McKnight. There are 16 binders of enlistment cards with…

Donations Sought For Reynolds American Legion Playground

The Reynolds American Legion Playground Group is undertaking a campaign to purchase new sand for the playground. The playground is adjacent to the American Legion ball diamond and gets a lot of use in the spring and summer months during…

Electronics And Paint Recycling

Do you have electronics or paint that you want to get rid of safely? Stop by Aledo City Hall on the first and third Thursdays of each month from 9 a.m. to noon and 12:30 to 3 p.m. to let them know what…

Little Free Libraries

Two “Little Free Libraries” are available for use in New Boston, which is one of the many Townships in Mercer County that is not part of, or served by, a public library district. The premise is simple: take a book,…