Eagles, Chargers Capture Regional Titles

Mercer County and Orion won Class 2A Baseball regional championships Monday.  For the Golden Eagles it was their second straight tile and the Chargers won their first crown in eight years. Mercer County will face El Paso-Gridley and Orion will…

Eagles Finish 5th At State

The Mercer County Golden Eagles 4 x 100 meter relay team finished fifth Saturday at the Class 1A state track meet at Eastern Illinois University.  The team of Brooke Ziegenhorn, Catelyn Hoffman, Kari Coulter and Kenzie Baker toured the oval…

YMCA Summer Day Camp Begins June 5th

The Mercer County Family YMCA again offering a summer day camp.  It begins next month says camp director Sydney Magedanz. The camp is open from 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day for children who have completed kindergarten through fifth…