John Hoscheidt

Mercer County, Ridgewood, United Post Wins

Mercer County, Ridgewood and United posted wins in boys golf Wednesday.  Rockridge topped Orion in girls golf.   Boys Golf Mercer County 174  Farmington 191 United 191  Mid-County 191  (United wins on 5th man score) Ridgewood 161  Sherrard 168 Alleman…

Mercer County Veterans Can Receive Help

The head of the Mercer County Veterans Assistance Commission wants veterans in Mercer County to know they are here to help those that served this country.  Superintendent and retired Sergeant Major George Howard spoke at Aledo Main Street’s Networking at…

WRMJ Interview: Underwood Calls Illinois His ‘Dream Job’

New University of Illinois basketball coach Brad Underwood says being in charge of the Fighting Illini is his dream job.  Underwood was the guest speaker at the Illinois Broadcasters Association Sales Conference in Normal Tuesday. WRMJ’s John Hoscheidt was able…

City Of Aledo-Notice of Request For Proposals On Sale Of Land

CITY OF ALEDO, ILLINOIS ADVERTISEMENT / NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS PURSUANT TO THE ILLINOIS TIF ACT, 65 ILCS 5/11–74.4–4(c) The City of Aledo, Illinois, respectfully requests proposals from buyers interested in acquiring by purchase certain real estate located within…

WRMJ Honored For Local News, Local Sports & Community Service

Just a couple of days before WRMJ’s 38th birthday, the station is honored for local news, local sports and community service. WRMJ News/Sports Director Jim Taylor was named Best Sportscaster and Best News Reporter by the Illinois Broadcasters Association in…

Lincoln Trail All-Conference Softball Team Announced

The Lincoln Trail Conference has announed their All-Conference Softball team for the 2017 season.  Conference champion Galva placed three players on the first team while state finals participant Princeville had two players named to the squad.  United had three players…

Lincoln Trail All-Conference Baseball Team Announced

The Lincoln Trail Conference announced the 2017 All-Conference baseball team for the 2017 season. Mercer County, which tied for the conference championship with Ridgewood and Annawan-Wethersfield, lead the way with five players named to the first team.  Ridgewood was next…

Chargers’ Bid for Baseball State Title Stalls in Semifinals; Morrison & Princeville Fall in Softball State Semis

It took three different Orion pitchers to get through the first inning,  as the Chargers allowed five runs in the frame on their way to an 11-0 loss in the 2A Semifinals. Teutopolis limited Orion to one baserunner over the…