Aledo Police Department Lobby To Open

The Aledo Police Department lobby will reopen to the general public beginning Thursday morning. Police Chief/City Administrator Chris Sullivan says he will have an announcement in the near future concerning the business office at city hall.

Preemption Shooting Labeled Homicide/Suicide

A shooting in Preemption that resulted in the death of two people last week has been labeled a homicide/suicide. Mercer County Sheriff Dusty Terrill says evidence in the investigation is leading to that finding.  The preliminary autopsy reports state the…

VFW Feeling Pain From COVID-19 Economy

The ongoing pandemic impacting finances at the Mercer County VFW. The facility hasn’t been able to rent the hall or open the bar and kitchen since mid-March. That’s a lot of lost revenue says Post 1571’s Bill Brown. One the…