John Hoscheidt

Business Spotlight – 6-1-4-0 Run

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Drew Ponder, the owner of 6-1-4-0 Run in Galesburg. They will talk about all the new things at the store including Saucony running shoes, Wolverine work boots, “Albert” the foot scanner, the new accessories,…

Business Spotlight – Quad City Rental & Supply

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Eric Miller, the general manager of Quad City Rental and Supply, located just off Andalusia Road in Rock Island County.  They will talk about how the business started, their extensive line of rental equipment,…

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 why he decided to open the business, the many automotive services he offers, the tire lines he carries, his affordable…

Business Spotlight – Mercer Market

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Steve McLaren and Amanda Powell from Mercer Market in Aledo. They will talk about their new greeting card line, new chicken and fish supplier, the expanded selection of beer all kept cool, their homemade…

Business Spotlight – Lesco Aviation

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Rex Lester, the president of Lesco Aviation in Monmouth. They will discuss Rex’s agricultural background, how he started Lesco Aviation and his opening a branch in Monmouth, and his development of a precision agriculture…

Rockets Win State Championship

The Rockridge Rockets topped the defending state champion Beecher Bobcats 5-2 to win the Class 2A State Softball championship Saturday afternoon at Eastside Center in East Peoria.  Rockridge got off to a quick start as catcher Sara Bisland hit a…

Rockets To Play Beecher For State Title

Kadey Garrett’s two run walk off single gave the Rockridge Rockets a 4-3 win over Pinckneyville this afternoon at the Class 2A Softball semi-finals at Eastside Center in East Peoria.  The Rockets trailed 3-1 after a two run homer by…

Swanson Explains What’s In Illinois’ New Budget

The Illinois House approved a new 38 and a half billion dollar spending plan Thursday.  74th District Representative Dan Swanson was in Aledo today (Friday) attending Rhubarbfest and he spoke to WRMJ about the budget.  He explains what is in…

Business Spotlight Returns On Friday

WRMJ’s semi-annual “Business Spotlight” will return this Friday. John Hoscheidt will talk with people from area businesses about their operation, what’s new this year, and what plans they have moving forward. You can hear the Business Spotlight following the seven,…