John Hoscheidt

Golden Eagles Lose Season Opener

The Mercer County Golden Eagles volleyball team opened their season on the road at Monmouth-Roseville and lost in straight games. On the links, the Mercer County, United and Sherrard boys were winners while the United and Sherrard girls also posted…

Volleyball, Golf Ramp Up Action

The high school volleyball season picked up the pace with multiple matches Tuesday night, including Orion taking on Moline.  In golf Rockridge, Sherrard and Orion’s girls teams teed it up.  Orion-Sherrard opened their soccer season with a win over Hall-DePue.…

Eagles Stop Steamers, Red Storm Open Season With Win

The Mercer County boys golf team shot their lowest score of the early season to beat Fulton Monday at Hawthorn Ridge.  Senior Anthony Ruggles was the medalist with a one under 35.  United opened the 2017 volleyball season with a…

Eagles Top Chargers, Rockets Down Rocks On The Links

Mercer County hosted Orion in a boys and girls dual meet Thursday at Hawthorn Ridge in Aledo.  The boys stopped Orion 176-198.  Mercer County’s Andrew Fiser was the medalist.  Connor Reid and Vance Young shot 45 and Anthony Ruggles had…

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…

Business Spotlight – Genesis Home Medical Equipment

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Brian Dirksen, Manager of Genesis Home Medical Equipment in Aledo. They will talk about the opening in Aledo today (July 3) and the products they will be carrying including durable medical products, respiratory therapy…

Business Spotlight – Blackhawk Bank & Trust

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Randi Russell, Information Technology Officer, with Blackhawk Bank & Trust. They will talk about their Mobile Bank Deposit which debuts July 1, their new debit card products, Card valet and Two Way Texts, and…