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Spike Heck Tractor Ride Saturday; Proceeds Benefit Fairgrounds

Celebrating the legacy of a longtime supporter of the Mercer County Fair with a tractor ride this coming weekend. The late Spike Heck had a great impact on the fairgrounds says Mercer County Fair Board member Barney Lloyd. Sign up…

Saturday Sports: Orion Rolls To Wethersfield Tournament Title

Orion (5-0) remained unbeaten in volleyball to win the Wethersfield Tournament in Kewanee Saturday. The Chargers beat Wethersfield in three sets in the championship, 18-21, 21-19, 15-7. Mercer County (2-4) took third place at the tournament, defeating Bureau Valley in…

WRMJ Sportsline: Week 1 High School Football Recap With Matlick, Graves, Johnston, Filler & More

WRMJ recapped Week 1 of the high school football season Saturday morning on WRMJ. Jim Taylor and Ty Taylor were joined by Rockridge head coach Sam Graves, Sherrard head coach Brandon Johnston, Mercer County head coach Tanner Matlick, and Orion…

Volleyball: Tigers Top Boilermakers, Orion Opens Season Victorious

The Sherrard Tigers (2-0) defeated Kewanee (1-1) in straight sets Thursday, 25-19, 25-14, in a match-up of Three Rivers Athletic Conference team. Elsewhere, Orion (1-0) opened the season defeating Ridgewood at home, 25-4, 25-9.   VOLLEYBALL Sherrard def Kewanee 25-19,…

New Windsor Arson Defendant Now In Mercer County Jail

A woman charged in a New Windsor arson has been transported to the Mercer County Jail. Desiree D. Millhouse was extradited from the Davis County Jail in Bloomfield, Iowa where she was picked up on a warrant last week, according…

Volleyball: Monmouth-Roseville Downs Mercer County

Mercer County (0-2) fell in three sets to Monmouth-Roseville (2-0) in volleyball Wednesday night. Each set was decided by two points. The Titans took the first set, 25-23, the Golden Eagles responded by taking the second set, 25-23, to force…

Sept. 10 Dedication For Sherrard Veterans Memorial

A dedication will be held for the Sherrard Area Veterans Memorial next month. The ceremony is 2 p.m., Sunday, September 10, at the memorial site, located on 3rd Street and 4th Avenue in Sherrard. A volunteer committee has been working…