Sharron Crane 1935-2017

Sharron Margaret Crane (Ingles) went to be with Jesus on June 22, 2017 at the wise age of 81, while surrounded by family at home. She was born July 20th, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois to Walter W. and Lillian E. (Rateike) Harbacek. Visitation will be held on Sunday, June 25, 2017 from 2:00 – 5:00 PM

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Bob & Chop Get Approval from Aldermen

The Ashland Board of Aldermen gave first reading approval at Tuesday’s meeting to allow Bob and Chop – two pygmy goats residing with owner Kim Proctor on Main Street – to remain in town. The aldermen will likely re-visit the issue at the second reading for the second vote after Aldermen Jesse Bronson suggested the

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Jobs

• Help Wanted – Get paid to take care of your loved ones at home. Missouri Medicaid required. Helpful Hand In-Home Care. Call 314-375-6602. (lr-06/28) • Library Part-Time – Southern Boone County Public Library has a part-time 30 hours per week position available. Please visit our website at www.dbrl.org/employment for more information. An application is

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Garage Sales

• Garage Sale: 401 Redwood. Fri & Sat, 7-2 pm. Clothes, exercise equipment, dishes & household misc. • 3-Family Garage Sale: 605 Teakwood Ct. Saturday, June 24, 7am-2pm. Lots of household items, furniture, tons of toys, hunting gear & lots of misc. Nice dining room table.

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Virginia Coleman 1947-2017

Virginia Coleman of Columbia passed away June 19, 2017 at Boone Hospital, she was 69 years old. Virginia was born August 25, 1947 in Columbia, the daughter of Tolden and Lorraine Acton Cunningham. She married David Lee Coleman on September 5, 1964 in Columbia and he preceded her in death. Virginia worked in the claims

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Willard ‘Cookie’ Schneider 1939-2017

Willard “Cookie” Henry Schnieder of Castro Valley, California passed away Wednesday, June 1, 2017 at home after a two year journey with lung cancer. He was born in Hartsburg, MO, September 22, 1939 the son of Frederick Henry Schnieder and Ruby Marie Arnold. Willard “Will” as he was known in CA was united in marriage

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Police Report

Ashland Police and Boone County Sheriff’s office reported the following arrests recently. Thursday, June 15, 2017: • Catherine Armstrong, 26, of Ashland was arrested by Boone Columbia Police on charges of fraudulent use of credit card device and stealing. No Bail. • Columbia Police arrested Joe Gipson, 29, of Ashland on charges of fraudulent use

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City collects missing sales tax

After being unsure why sales tax collections were down for the first few months of the new fiscal year, Ashland City Administrator Lyn Woolford did some checking. A few phone calls paid off for the city. Woolford discovered that the concrete sold by Central Concrete which was made at their plant on Angel Lane was

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Proctor looks to Aldermen to change livestock ordinance

Although she did not receive a variance for her pygmy goats at Thursday’s Board of Adjustment meeting, Kim Proctor has reason to be optimistic. On Friday, Ashland Mayor Gene Rhorer made Proctor and her pet goats a late addition to the agenda for last night’s Board of Aldermen meeting. Rhorer noted that Proctor was receiving

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