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Thelma A. Robbins – Services 5/8/21

Thelma A. Robbins, 91 of Aledo, formerly of Keithsburg, died Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at Genesis Medical Center, Aledo. Visitation is 9 to 11 a.m., Saturday, May 8, followed by a funeral service at 11:30 a.m. at First Christian Church,…

Thomas Eugene King – Celebration Of Life 5/10/21

Thomas (Tom) Eugene King, 75 of Aledo, passed away on Friday, April 23, 2021 at UnityPoint Health-Trinity Moline/Rock Island. A celebration of life service will be held at the Aledo United Methodist Church at 1 p.m., Monday, May 10. In lieu…

City of Aledo – Police Records Clerk

Police Records Clerk The City of Aledo is now accepting applications for the part-time Police Records Clerk position at Aledo Police Department. This position provides support for the Chief of Police in the areas of records management and front desk…

Wilma ‘Billie’ Kernan – Memorial Services 5/7/21

Wilma “Billie” Kernan, 90 of Aledo, died Monday, February 1, 2021 at Mercer Manor, Aledo. Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, May 7, at Speer Funeral Home, Aledo. Burial will be at the National Cemetery, Rock Island…

Area Food Pantry Hours

Churches of Mercer County Food Pantry The Churches of Mercer County Food Pantry at 1200 S. College Avenue in Aledo is open from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Tuesdays and from 8 a.m. to noon on Fridays. They accept food…

New Episode Of The Edge Of Country This Sunday

Pedal steel to “country punk,” songbirds to Southern Rock, kick off 2021 with music never heard before on the show! Join host Kyle McEwen Sunday night at 6 for a new edition of The Edge of Country, powered by Doug…

Baseball Is Back!

St. Louis Cardinals baseball returns to the WRMJ airwaves this Friday, July 24! The home opener against the Pittsburgh Pirates starts at 6:20 p.m.

Viola Public Library Moves To New Building

Viola Public Library District has moved to the new building at 1701 17th Street and is currently open for curbside pick-up. Like their Facebook page to keep up to date on what’s happening at the library. For curbside pickup, please…

Edwards River Public Library Opens Monday, July 6

Edwards River Public Library, Aledo is going back to regular hours starting Mon., July 6 — MWF: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., TTH: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sat: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sun: Closed. Key library services return:…