Jim Taylor

Contract Talks Resume Dec. 20 For Mercer County & County Employees

Labor talks resume between Mercer County and county employees later this month. The session is just prior to Christmas says County Administrator Ron Fullerlove.   Employees of the Mercer County Courthouse, Highway Department and Sheriff’s Department have been working without…

WRMJ Audio: IHSA Member Schools Voting On Proposal To Repeal District Scheduling For High School Football

This month, IHSA member schools are voting on a proposal to stop district scheduling for high school football. The bylaw amendment was submitted by high school principals Bill Lapp from Fieldcrest and Brian Quam from El Paso-Gridley. WRMJ News/Sports Director…

Aledo Holly Days This Weekend

Aledo Main Street’s Holly Days set for this weekend. A run down from Aledo Main Street executive director Dana Murphy.   This marks the 14th year for the electric light parade. More information available at “aledomainstreet.com.”

Mercer County School District Students & Parents To Hear From Nationally Recognized Social Skills Educator

An award winning social skills educator coming to the Mercer County School District this week. His name is Brooks Gibbs says New Boston Elementary School principal Marcus Bush and he’ll be meeting separately with parents and students.

Aledo City Council Talks Problems With Local Internet Provider

The Aledo City Council wants to hear about problems with a local internet service provider. Alderman Mike Chausse says it has nothing to do with the local people that work with the company. Chausse brought up the issue at Monday…