Announcements

Assistance Available To Caregivers From Mercer Co. Senior Center

Are you a caregiver or loved one to someone affected by Alzheimer’s or Dementia related diseases? Do you need items such as alarms, assistive devices, possibly a new stove to provide meals? If you answered yes, you may qualify for…

Mercer County Senior Center Bus Trip To Mackinac Island

The Mercer County Senior Center will offer a bus trip to Mackinac Island, Aug. 31 through Sept. 5. Cost is $575 per person and includes transportation, bus driver tip, lodging, some meals, and all the entertainment. For more information or…

Mercer County Farm Bureau Foundation Scholarship – Applications Due 3/16/2020

The Mercer County Farm Bureau Foundation is awarding up to ten scholarships. One applicant will be awarded the John Sheriff-Dan Lloyd Memorial Scholarship. Applications are due March 16, 2020. Scholarship applications can be obtained by clicking this link, at the…

Essley-Noble Museum Winter Hours

The Essley-Noble Museum, 1406 SE 2nd Ave., Aledo, is observing winter hours from Nov. 1 through March 31. The museum is open Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m.

Mercer County Retired Teachers Annual Scholarship – Applications Due 4/1/2020

The Mercer County Retired Teachers Association announces its annual Scholarship Program. The program is designed to support Mercer County students who are planning to enter the teaching profession. Multiple scholarships up to $1000 will be awarded in May 2020. Eligible…

High Roads Advantage Program

High Roads Advantage students begin school on Monday, August 26. Young adults, ages 17-24, may call 309-582-8181 for information and enroll at any time through March 2020 to receive GED instruction, life skills training, and employment information at no cost…

Viola Area Chamber of Commerce Accepting New Members

The Viola Area Chamber of Commerce is accepting new members. If you are a business owner in the Sherrard School District, you are eligible for membership. Mercer County organizations who serve the Viola area are also eligible, and community members…

Time For Tots Preschool Registration

Time For Tots Preschool, located at Calvary Lutheran Church in New Windsor, is holding registration for the upcoming school year. Applications are being accepted for children ages 3 – 6. To register your child or for more information, call 309-667-2211.