Announcements

Change In Patient Scheduling At Genesis Health Group Aledo

In an effort to reduce the spread of infection, Genesis Health Group Aledo has changed their patient scheduling. Hours are as follows:  Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. until Noon – WELL VISITS, Monday through Friday, 1 p.m. until 5 p.m.…

First Baptist Church Of Aledo Outreach

First Baptist Church of Aledo is a connection point for information and services in Mercer County. They are a collection point for personal care items for immediate distribution. People are encouraged to bring toiletries and non-perishable food items to the…

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…

Mercer County Girls Track & Field Fundraiser

Mercer County High School Girls Track & Field is selling raffle tickets for a custom engraved landscape rock ($150 value). Tickets may be purchased from any girls track team member or at the high school office through April 28, when…