John Hoscheidt

Business Spotlight – Compeer Financial

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Aaron Leary, lending officer with Compeer Financial. They will talk about the types of residential and consumer loans Aaron can write, how falling interest rates make this a good time to buy, their home…

Business Spotlight – ReMax Country Crossroads

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Sharon Esslinger, the owner of ReMax Country Crossroads, and broker Abbi Wilson. They will talk about the changes in the real estate industry, how they help the seller get the most for their home,…

Business Spotlight – Retherford Jerky

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Mike Retherford of Retherford Jerky. They will talk about how Mike started making jerky for himself, how it expanded into a business, the many flavors he makes and where you can buy them, the…

Business Spotlight – Blackhawk Bank & Trust

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Kathy Schroeder, new accounts officer with Blackhawk Bank. They will discuss the new checking accounts at the bank including Cash Rewards, Interest Checking, Essential, and Relationship. Kathy will talk about how one goes about…

Garden Tour Saturday

Flower lovers can get some great ideas for their homes when they participate in the Mercer County Home and Community Education garden tour Saturday. A member of the organization, Cara Ausmus, explains what you will be doing. To particpate all…

Business Spotlight – Columbia Auto Repair

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Dean Columbia, the owner of Columbia Auto Repair in Aledo. They will talk about the full scope of services Dean offers, the tire brands he carries, the diagnostic work he can perform on your…

No Fireworks In Aledo This Year

A tradition that has lasted over 60 years is coming to an end as Aledo will not have a fireworks display this year on the 4th of July.  Aledo Volunteer Fire Department Chief Dennis Litwiler said the expense was just…

Relay For Life Just Around The Corner

The American Cancer Society and Mercer County are attacking cancer in our community through their annual Relay For Life event on Saturday, June 29th at Central Park in Aledo.  The American Cancer Societies Stacey Dutton reminds everyone that they all…

Artcher Request For Bond Modification Denied

Judge Peter Church denied a request for a bond modification for Mark Artcher in Mercer County Circuit court this morning. Judge Church did reserve the right to make a ruling at a later date.  A date will be set for…

Business Spotlight – Mercer Co. Senior Center

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Kim Schaefer, the administrator of the Mercer County Senior Center. She will talk about how her staff can help seniors with medicare questions, how they are a resource hub to answer questions about various…