Author: Jim Taylor

City Of Aledo Issues Hard Water Notice

The City of Aledo has been experiencing some issues with their R/O system at the water treatment plant and, as a result, potable water is being produced with a high calcium content which may lead to hard water. Potable water…

Line & ‘Wacky Wade’ Continue To Rack Up Wins In Show Ring

A Seaton teenager continues to rack up wins on the livestock show circuit. Mercer County High School senior Dalton Line and “Wacky Wade” won Grand Champion Steer honors at the Illinois Beef Expo last month and took more honors this…

Talking High School Sports On The Radio: When Adolph Rupp Coached High School Hoops In Illinois

The latest segment of Jim & Brian Talking High School Sports on the Radio involves discussion of legendary college basketball coach Adolph Rupp. He spent 42 years as head coach of the University of Kentucky. His job before that–head basketball…

Rockridge’s Whiteman Earns All-State Honors

Rockridge senior Gentry Whiteman has earned 1st team all-state honors from both the Associated Press and Illinois Basketball Coaches Association. The recognition was announced yesterday. Whiteman averaged 21-points and 4-assists this season for the 20 and 6 Rockets. Senior teammate…