John Hoscheidt

Pamela J. Russell – Visitation 1/31/23

Pamela J. Russell, 73 of New Boston, passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2023, at her home. Visitation will be held 3 to 6 p.m., Tuesday, January 31, at Nichols Bewley Funeral and Cremation Services, Aledo. Please share your memories, love,…

Business Spotlight – Charlie’s Tax Service

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Bob Winter, Lisa Litwiler, and Chris Meskan with Charlie’s Tax Service in rural Reynolds. They will talk about celebrating their 50th anniversary in business, the types of tax returns they do, the changes from…

Business Spotlight – Erick Olin Insurance Agency In Aledo

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Erick Olin with Erick Olin Insurance Agency in Aledo. They will talk about why he opened an insurance agency in Aledo, the many companies he represents, Erie Insurance’s “Rate Lock” policy, how he can…

Power Knocked Out In Aledo

Residents and businesses in the eastern part of Aledo were without power late Saturday night and into early Sunday morning when a snowplow’s bucket clipped a power line along Route 17 just east of the city. The highway was closed…

Business Spotlight – Old Oaks Winery

Today John Hoscheidt talks with Chris Larsen from Old Oaks Winery in Milan. They will talk about how the idea for the winery in the Old Oaks Steakhouse property came about, the type of grapes and wines they produce, their…

Business Spotlight – Lacky Monuments

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Jon and Chad Ponder with Lacky Monuments in Galesburg. They will talk about planning ahead when ordering a monument these days, the types of granite that is popular now, the custom shaping of monuments,…

Business Spotlight – H&R Block In Aledo

Today John Hoscheidt will talk with Skip Wagner, office manager and senior tax specialist with H&R Block in Aledo. They will talk about the lower refunds people could be seeing this year, what’s up with 1099-Ks, their expansion of services…

Business Spolight – River View Coins

Today John Hoscheidt talks with Bradley Forrett, who along with his wife Tina, are the owners of River View Coins in Moline. They will talk about how precious metals faired in 2022 and what the outlook for 2023 is, how…

Frances L. Franks – Services 1/19/23

Frances L. Franks, 82 of Aledo, Illinois, passed away Saturday, January 14, 2023 at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Thursday, January 19, at Fippinger Funeral Home in…