John Hoscheidt

City Meets With Development Group

The City of Aledo holds their first meeting with a development group contracted to revitalize the downtown.  Mayor Chris Hagloch explains what the meeting entailed. Mayor Chris Hagloch says the city council hired the group at the end of January…

Political Polarization Panel Discussion At WIU Riverfront Hall

The Communication Student Society (CSS) at Western Illinois University-Quad Cities will sponsor a panel discussion called People First:Overcoming Political Polarization.  The event is open to the public and will be held in Riverfront Hall on February 18th.  Antonia Genesio, a…

Rockets Fall Short, Tigers Win In Regional Play

Rockridge almost pulled off a huge upset in the semi-finals of the Class 2A Mercer County Girls Regional Wednesday night as the top seeded Riverdale Rams got a put back basket with :01.7 left to pull out the win. Sherrard…

Thanks To Our Bid For Bargains Shoppers!

WRMJ’s February Bid For Bargains was a big success! Bid For Bargains certificates can be picked up and paid for at the station starting on Tues. Feb. 19, through Fri., Feb. 22. You can see our list of remaining items…

Rockets Record Regional Win, Chargers Win Showdown In TRAC

The Rockridge Rockets girls basketball team opened up regional play defeating Mercer County on their home floor in the rubber game of their three game series this season.  In boys play, Orion won their second straight over Rockridge by one…

Business Spotlight – Tiff’s Tax & More

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Tiffany Newswander with Tiff’s Tax & More in Aledo. They will talk about the changes in the tax law and how that will affect itemizing your deductions, the change in mileage reimbursement, all the…

Business Spotlight – Backyard Bowl

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Rob Bowers, the manager of the Backyard Bowl, formerly Milan Lanes. They will talk about the extensive renovation done to the facility, the bowling center, game room, new restaurant, banquet facility, and much more.

Eagles, Chargers Take Regional Crowns, Geese Take LTC

The Mercer County Golden Eagles advanced 11 wrestlers to the sectional as they dominated winning the Knoxville Regional while the Orion Chargers won the Sherrard Regional. Top seeded Wethersfield won the Lincoln Trail Conference boys basketball tournament.   WRESTLING Knoxville…

Princes, Geese To Play For LTC Crown, Rockets 7th Graders To State

The top two seeds advanced the championship game of the boys Lincoln Trail Conference Tournament Friday night.  Top seeded Wethersfield stopped Annawan 65-50 in the first semi-final and Princeville held off Mercer County 60-50 in the other.  In the consolation…