Author: John Hoscheidt

Business Spotlight – Market Alley Wines

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Sue Schuytema, the owner of Market Alley Wines in Monmouth.  They will talk about the popularity of rose’ wines, the large selection of wine and spirits, specialty beers, weekend entertainment, her gift line and…

Business Spotlight – Schmidt’s Country Kennel

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Dalana Schmidt from Schmidt’s Country Kennel near Viola.  They will talk about Dalana being a certified vet tech, how their facility is state licensed and inspected, their recent expansion of their kennel and much…

Pioneers Advance To Regional Finals

The Alleman Pioneers advanced to the Class 2A Mercer County regional championship game with a 53-47 win over Orion Wednesday night in Aledo.  The Pioneers outscored the Chargers by 12 at the free throw line to propel them to the…

Business Spotlight – Chiropractic Arts Center

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Dr. Glenda Foy of the Chiropractic Arts Center in Aledo and Alpha Chiropractic Clinic.  They will talk about how people can over medicate, the value of continued chiropractic care, the importance of good posture,…

Panthers Stop Eagles, Rockets Back To Regional Finals

The Mercer County Golden Eagles came up short in their upset bid against second ranked Lena-Winslow in the Class 1A Dual Team Sectional Tuesday night.  Mercer County lead 26-25 with three matches left, but the Panthers scored the final 15…

Sherrard Falls In Super; Eagles, Chargers Open With Regional Wins

The Sherrard Tigers lost for the second time to top ranked and defending Class 2A state champion Byron 56-20 at the Monmouth Super-Sectional Monday night. Sherrard was once again plagued by turnovers and poor shooting against Byron.  Sherrard closed out…

Business Spotlight – The Goldsmith

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Roger Murphy from The Goldsmith Jewelers in Aledo.  They will talk about his new line of engagement rings, his diamond upgrade program, Bulova watches and his custom made jewelry and repair service, plus much…

Business Spotlight – Office Specialists

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Randy Conlon of Office Specialists in Galesburg.  They will talk about how they have expanded they have expanded their product line and can now take care of everything from janitorial supplies to copiers, how…

Lee Take Title, Schnerre Third, Engle Fourth In State Finals

Orion’s Logan Lee’s switch from basketball to wrestling culminated with a 220 pound Class 1A state championship.  Lee stopped Cody Miller of Bismark-Henning 12-9 Saturday night to claim the title.  Mercer County’s Stone Engle was pinned by West Hancock’s Brett…