John Hoscheidt

4 Medal At State, Rockets Advance To Supers

Four area track and field athletes medaled at the Class 1A Girls State Track Meet at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston. Sherrard’s Mattie Kindelsperger lead the way taking home the gold in the 3200 meter run. Kindelsperger, a senior who…

Business Spotlight – Mercer Market

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Jeff Sedam from Mercer Market in Aledo. They will talk about the challenges Mercer Market faced during the last year, the Aluminark promotion, changes at the service desk, Jeff’s Facebook videos, the Saturday pork…

Rockets Get Walk Off Win

Taylor Sedam’s single to right with two outs in the bottom of the seventh gave the Rockridge Rockets a 4-3 win over Tremont in the Class 2A softball sectional semi-finals Wednesday in Edgington. The game was the completion of Tuesday’s…

Business Spotlight – Broken Shovel Farms

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Mike and Robin Barnhouse, the owners of Broken Shovel Farms in Joy. They will talk about how they started the business; one of their specialties, roasted coffee; the large variety of produce that they…

Rockets Suspended In Sectional Semi-Final

The Rockridge Rockets and Tremont Turks will need to return today to take care of unfinished business in the Class 2A softball sectional at Edgington. With the game tied 3-3 with two outs and runners on first and second, heavy…

Business Spotlight – Helena Agri-Enterprises

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Kolton Bevill, certified crop advisor and sales rep for Helena Agri-Enterprises in Orion. They will talk about the current crop year, what to do for your plant’s health this growing season, what nutrients he…

Business Spotlight – Indian Bluff Supply

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Raleigh Daves with Indian Bluff Supply in Sherrard. They will talk about how Raleigh’s father started the company; their Country Estate Fencing, Graber Post Buildings, and Pella Windows; how they can do a turn…

Business Spotlight – Eric Long: Attorney At Law

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with attorney Eric Long from Aledo. They will talk about how Eric recently opened his law practice in Aledo; the types of services he can provide his clients; the information tent he is setting up…