Jim Taylor

Senior Spotlight – Elaina Allaman: United High School

On today’s Senior Spotlight, John Hoscheidt will talk With Elaina Allaman from United High School. Today’s Senior Spotlight is brought to you by Bruce Foote Chevrolet, serving the area since 1981. When you’re in the market for a new or…

Saturday Job Fair In Aledo

A local job fair set for this weekend in Mercer County. Darren Winsor serves as business navigator for Mercer County Better Together. The job fair is Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 129 East Main Street, the former…

New Head Start Location For Aledo/Mercer County

With Project NOW resuming Head Start in Aledo this fall, there will be a new location for the program, which is for children ages three to five in income-eligible families. Andrea Flannery is director of Head Start. The new Head…

Senior Spotlight – Olivia Hucke: Mercer County High School

On today’s Senior Spotlight, John Hoscheidt will talk with Olivia Hucke of Mercer County High School. Today’s Senior Spotlight is brought to you by Rex McWhorter with Yarger Machinery Sales, see Rex in Kewanee or call 309-337-1680 to see Yarger’s…

2009 Grad Provides Major Gift To Sherrard High School

A Sherrard grad has donated $150,000 to his alma mater. Ryan Carlson is from the class of 2009. A portion of the money will go to the Sherrard TV program run by Brian Hutton. Carlson is the Owner & CEO…

WRMJ High School Sports Spotlight: Still Hasn’t Lost In High School, But Rockridge Standout Lewis Feels No Pressure

WRMJ caught up with Rockridge softball standout Kendra Lewis Monday night after the Rockets improved to 22-and-0 on the season following a 4-0 victory over Erie-Prophetstown. Rockridge has now won 52 games in a row.  

More Downtown Buildings To Get TIF Funding

Four downtown TIF projects moving forward. The Aledo City Council’s TIF Committee discussed the applications Monday night, all from downtown developer W.J. Albertson says Mayor Chris Hagloch. The applications now move on to the full city council next Monday.