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Lulu L. Ayers – Services 6/21/18

Lulu L. “Lou” Ayers, 100 of New Boston, died Monday, June 18, 2018 at Genesis Medical Center, Aledo. Services are 11 a.m., Thursday, June 21, at Fippinger Funeral Home, Aledo. Burial is in the Viola Cemetery. Visitation is 10 a.m.…

Ronald D. Gass – Celebration Of Life 6/21/18

Ronald D. Gass, Sr., 76 of Burgess, died Saturday, June 16, 2018 at home. A celebration of life will be held at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, June 21, at Dennison Funeral Home, Viola. Visitation will be 12 p.m. (noon) until the…

Lyle E. “Bus” Johnson – Memorial Service 6/24/18

Lyle E. “Bus” Johnson, 87 of New Windsor, died Saturday, June 16, 2018, at Seminary Manor, Galesburg. Cremation has been accorded. A Memorial service will be 2 p.m., Sunday, June 24, at Calvary Lutheran Church, New Windsor. Private burial will…

Mercer County Cooling Centers

When excessive heat has been forecast, the following locations in Mercer County are available as cooling centers: Brookstone of Aledo, 405 S.E. 13th Ave., Aledo (available 24 hours) 7 DAYS A WEEK Monday-Thursday Mercer Carnegie Library, 200 N. College Ave.,…

Essig Motors – Title Clerk-Accounts Payable Position

Essig Motors in Aledo has an opening for their Title Clerk-Accounts Payable Position. The position is part time. Hours are Monday through Thursday, Noon to 5 p.m., and every other Saturday from 8 a.m. to Noon. Hourly rate is very…

Project Now/Congregate Meals At Mercer County Senior Center

Project Now/Congregate Meals are served at the Mercer County Senior Center at 11:30 a.m., Mon. – Fri. Reservations for a meal must be made by noon the day before. Please call 309-582-5492 to reserve your meal. Suggested donation for meal…

2018 Phyllis Nelson Memorial Livestock Scholarship

The Mercer County Youth Livestock Auction Committee will be awarding the 2018 Phyllis Nelson Memorial Livestock Scholarship. Scholarships in the amount of $250 will be awarded to a High School Senior or Freshman in college. The student must be a…