Heat & Humidity This Week

A run of warm weather this week for the WRMJ listening area. That’s meteorologist Tom Phillip from the National Weather Service in the Quad Cities. He spoke with WRMJ early Monday morning.

Eagles Crush Wildcats

Mercer County crushed Galva in a Lincoln Trail Conference softball doubleheader.  The Golden Eagles knocked out 33 hits in the sweep winning the first game 23-4 and the second game 17-2.  Ridgewood took two from Abingdon-Avon 10-7 and 14-1.  West…

Eagles, Titans Capture LTC Track Titles

Mercer County won their fourth straight Lincoln Trail Conference track title Friday at George Pratt Memorial Field and Annawan-Wethersfield took their third girls title in a row.  the Golden Eagles finished with 142 points easily outdistancing second place Princeville with…

Free Pre-School Program Coming To Aledo

A free pre-school program is coming to Mercer County in the fall. Project NOW is launching its Head Start program in Aledo. The program is for children ages three to five in income-eligible families. Project NOW Head Start Director Andrea…