Author: John Hoscheidt

Eagles Sweep Rebels, Tigers And Chargers Split

Mercer County went on the road for a softball doubleheader against Stark County and came away with a sweep.  United split with Galva in other Lincoln Trail Conference play and Orion upended Sherrard in the TRAC.  In baseball, Alleman rallied…

Eagles, Tigers Capture Rockridge Invitational Titles; MC Baseball Splits; Rockets, Tigers Softball Notch Wins

On the baseball diamond, Mercer County split a pair in LTC play with Princeville to move to 15-3 on the season. On the heels of 10 1st place winners, Mercer County captured the boys’ portion of the Rockridge Track &…

Rockets Sweep Tigers, Eagles And Wildcats Split

It was a big day of high school softball and baseball action on Thursday. In Lincoln Trail Conference baseball, Mercer County avenged a loss to Galva on Tuesday and in the Three Rivers Rockridge made it a sweep over Sherrard.…

Rockets Slide By Moline

The Rockridge Rockets parlayed two hits and three Moline errors for a 1-0 victory in high school softball Wednesday. The Rockets Maddie Bayne threw a six hit shutout to get the victory as the Rockets improved to 13-4 on the…

WRMJ Is Back On the Air

Due to a lightening strike shortly after 8am today WRMJ was knocked off the air. We are back on the air but still not sounding the best. It is not your radio. We hope to have it corrected by 8am…

Eagles Stumble in LTC, Rockets Edged in Extra Innings

Galva used a pair of two run homers to give Mercer County their first loss in Lincoln Trail Conference baseball. Galva was also a winner in softball between the two schools. Rockridge went 13 innings with United Township in softball…

College Avenue Project Heading Down Home Stretch

Shoppers in downtown Aledo won’t find themselves inconvenienced much longer as the College Avenue street project is ahead of schedule, according to Public Works Director Justin Blaser. Blaser says the project is scheduled to be completed by May 12th.

City Hires Firm To Help With Water Problems

The Aledo City Council voted to hire Strand Associates, Inc. to help them with their water problems at Monday night’s meeting. Residents have been experiencing hard water lately due to problems with the city’s water treatment facility. Aledo Public Works…

Rockets Sweep Tigers, Eagles Win Knoxville Invite

The Rockridge Rockets won on the baseball and softball diamonds over the Sherrard Tigers Monday night in Three Rivers Athletic Conference action and the Mercer County Golden Eagles boys track team won the Knoxville Invitational with nine first place finishes…

Friday Rains Halt Local Softball; Heat Tracksters Shine

On Good Friday Mother Nature caused postponement of the Rockridge/Orion softball matchup, while suspending game one of a Lincoln Trail Conference doubleheader between ROWVA/Williamsfield and Ridgewood. Meanwhile West Central track & field took part in the Camp Point Central Invitational. BASEBALL…