Announcements

Exchange Club Of Aledo Christmas Tree Sale

The Exchange Club of Aledo will begin Christmas Tree sales at Aledo Central Park, late morning, Sat., Nov. 23. Supporting Exchange Club community projects through decorating your home with a freshly cut tree is very appreciated. Frazier Fir, Balsam Fir,…

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.

Aledo Electronics & Paint Collection Site

Due to renovations at City Hall, the Aledo Electronics & Paint Collection Site is temporarily located at the City of Aledo Street Department Garage at 305 E. Main Street. The hours of operation are every first and third Thursday of…

Aledo American Legion Friday Night Bingo

The Aledo American Legion will hold bingo every Friday night from March 1 – Nov. 29, 2019. The doors of the American Legion, located at 2000 Highway 17, east of Aledo, will open at 5 p.m. The kitchen also opens…