Jim Taylor

Excessive Heat Warning Wednesday Afternoon Through Saturday Night

FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE…EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR WRMJ LISTENING FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT SATURDAY…   * Heat Index Values…100 to 105 today then ranging from 100 to 110 Thursday through Saturday.…

WRMJ Audio: United High School Grad & Alexis Native Simpson Running For Mercer County State’s Attorney

United High School grad and Alexis native Grace Simpson has announced her candidacy for Mercer County State’s Attorney. She will run on the Republican ticket during the 2020 election cycle. Simpson currently works as a felony prosecutor in the Henry…

Enrollment Now Open For Mercer County Project NOW Head Start

Project NOW, Community Action Agency announces Head Start Open Enrollment Days, July 15th-to-August 2nd from 9:00 a.m.-to-3:00 p.m.   Applications are being taken for families with children ages 3 to 5 years old, who are not kindergarten age eligible at…

WRMJ Interview: Hofer Talks Eagles Summer Work

WRMJ Sports Director Jim Taylor caught up with Mercer County head football coach Andrew Hofer this morning. Six weeks from Friday, the Eagles open up the season at Knoxville.   The first official day of practice is Monday, Aug. 12th.

Mercer County Property Taxes Due Friday

The first installment of 2018 payable 2019 Mercer County real estate taxes due later this week.  Payments should be made by Friday at the Mercer County Treasurer’s office or at any Mercer County area bank. Credit card payments can be…

2019 Downtown Report Approved By Aledo City Council; Consulting Firm Continuing Work

The Aledo City Council approves the 2019 Downtown Report. The document is called “Strategies for a Revitalized Business District”.  It’s prepared by the consulting firm 353 Court and Erik Reader.   The Aledo City Council entered into a multi-year agreement…

Excessive Heat Watch Wednesday Through Saturday

FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE…EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR THE WRMJ LISTENING AREA.   * Heat Index Values…Ranging from 100 to 110 due to temperatures in the mid to upper 90s, and…