EAGLES LOOK FOR WEEK 1 WIN

The SoBoCo Eagles kick off the season tonight at North Callaway and, after a bit of a battle, should come away with a win. First games are something that all players look forward to and most coaches somewhat dread. First game jitters lead to first game mistakes – and the first game is very often

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Help Wanted: Boone Electric Cooperative

Apprentice Lineman Boone Electric Cooperative, a progressive rural electric cooperative serving approximately 30,000 consumers in the mid-Missouri area, currently has an opening for the position of Apprentice Lineman in its Operations Department. This position works under the close direction of a line foreman, lead lineman and journeyman lineman to learn the lineman trade in order

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Dr. Luke Stephens eager to practice in Ashland clinic

Ashland’s newest physician says he wanted to come to the new University of Missouri Health Care because he knew he would fit into the situation well. Having spent a few years of his professional career in Chicago, what made Dr. Luke Stephens think he would be a good fit for a new clinic in Ashland?

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Family Medicine Clinic Opens

University of Missouri Health Care opened a new family medicine clinic to provide primary care in Ashland and southern Boone County on Monday. The new 3,790 square-foot clinic is located in the Redtail Professional Building, 101 Redtail Drive, Suite C. It features seven exam rooms and a lab for testing. “Family medicine is centered on

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Talk is done, moon on Monday to eclipse… the sun

If you thought Monday’s solar eclipse would never get here, hang on just a few more days – it will begin getting dark late Monday morning and you will see the eclipse beginning at 11:45 a.m. The eclipse will reach totality in Boone County only for a few minutes at about 1:12 p.m. CDT. The

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Police Report:

Ashland Police and Boone County Sheriff’s office reported the following arrests recently. Friday, August 11th: • David Lee Harris, 27, of Ashland, was arrested by Boone County Sheriff’s deputies on charges of unlawful possession of a firearm, failure to register as a sex offender and delivery/possession of prohibited item. Bail $21,500.

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Lions want to start Club in Ashland

Members of the Lions Club from Missouri to Texas are in the area this week to initiate starting a club in Ashland. Lions District Governor Bob Noellsch, of Bowling Green, said there is enthusiasm for starting a club in Ashland. “This would be separate from the Hartsburg club,” Noellsch said, “and they would serve their

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Walsh gets to work as District 50 state rep

Ashland’s Sara Walsh will be the first resident to represent Southern Boone in the State Legislature after winning a narrow victory over Democrat Michela Skelton in last Tuesday’s special election. Walsh said on Thursday, after attending a Southern Boone Chamber of Commerce meeting, that she was already moving quickly at representing the residents of District

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Eagles teams ready to kick off 2017 Fall Sports season

The SoBoCo Eagles football team is coming off a solid, if unspectacular, jamboree last Friday and preparing to open the season at North Callaway this Friday. Kickoff is at 7 p.m. The Eagles flexed their muscles at Hallsville on a few plays, however, they also played a very ‘vanilla’ offense as coach Trent Tracy refused

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