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Larry D. Eckhardt – Visitation 4/4/2020

Larry D. Eckhardt, 63 of Little York, IL died Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at his home. Visitation will be held from 1 to 7 p.m., Saturday, April 4, at the Fippinger Funeral Home in Aledo, Illinois. In keeping with the…

Margaret A. Greer – Celebration Of Life At A Later Date

Margaret A. “Marg” Greer, 71 of Aledo, IL died Monday, March 30, 2020 at Unity Point in Rock Island. Private family services are Friday, April 3, at Fippinger Funeral Home in Aledo. Burial will be in the Aledo Cemetery. A…

University Of Illinois Extension Offices Closed

University of Illinois Extension’s unit offices serving Henry, Mercer, Rock Island and Stark Counties have been temporarily closed, effective Monday, March 16, 2020 University of Illinois Extension’s unit offices serving Henry, Mercer, Rock Island and Stark Counties have been temporarily…

New Visiting Restrictions At Brookstone Of Aledo

March 12, 2020 statement from Brookstone of Aledo: “Our number one priority is the health and safety of our residents and team members. Below is an important update to our COVID-19 response. Effective immediately, non-essential visits are no longer permitted…

All Activities Suspended At Mercer County Senior Center

The Mercer County Senior Center, Aledo, has suspended all activities at the center until further notice. The Illinois Department on Aging has requested that all Area Agencies on Aging immediately suspend all gathering activities that may place older adults at…

Trail Of Hope Cowboy Church Services And Trail Rides

Trail of Hope Cowboy Church holds a Tuesday evening service and fellowship at 6:30 p.m. and a Sunday service at 10:30 a.m. every week at the church in Boden. Join them on Facebook for more details. Trail of Hope Cowboy…

Area Food Pantry Hours

Churches of Mercer County Food Pantry The Churches of Mercer County Food Pantry, 1200 S. College Ave., Aledo, is open from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Tuesdays and from 8 a.m. to Noon on Fridays. The food pantry will be…

Tune In Sunday For ‘The Edge Of Country’

WRMJ’s “The Edge of Country” comes to you on Sunday at 6 p.m. with your host, Kyle McEwen. Since 2014, we’ve played the music you just don’t hear on FM radio — Southern Rock, Alternative Country, Texas Music, Honky Tonk,…