Announcements

Essley Noble Museum Winter Hours

Essley Noble Museum in Aledo winter hours of operation, through March, are Saturdays only from noon to 4 p.m. The Museum is located at 1406 SE 2nd Avenue, Aledo.

Donate To Bushels For Denver

Rockridge FFA Livestock Judging Team will travel to Denver in January to represent Illinois at the National Roundup. Members of the team are asking for donations of corn to help cover expenses. To make arrangements to donate, contact any team…

Mercer County Retired Teachers Association Scholarship: Deadline To Apply Is 4/1/18

Mercer County Retired Teachers Association announces its annual Scholarship. The program is designed to support Mercer County students who are planning to enter the teaching profession. One or more $1000 scholarships will be awarded in May 2018. Eligible applicants include…

Trail Of Hope Cowboy Church Services

Trail of Hope Cowboy Church holds a Tuesday evening service and fellowship at 6:30 p.m. every week at their new home in Boden. Join them on Facebook for more details.

Seaton Public Library Reading Program

Seaton Public Library is promoting its “Hooked on Reading” program to area residents, starting June 28th. The Library will be open on Wednesdays from 3 to 5:30 p.m., and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Story time for kids…

Free Items At Mercer County Senior Center

The Mercer County Senior Center, 137 West Main Street, Aledo, has disposable undergarments and other incontinence items along with compression socks that are free to anyone in need of them. They also have a variety of medical equipment that they…

Donations Sought For Reynolds American Legion Playground

The Reynolds American Legion Playground Group is undertaking a campaign to purchase new sand for the playground. The playground is adjacent to the American Legion ball diamond and gets a lot of use in the spring and summer months during…