Michael Caldwell 1952-2019

Michael D. Caldwell, 67, of Columbia passed away on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at his home. Visitation will be from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 26, 2019 at Memorial Funeral Home, with a Celebration of Life service to follow. He was born on May 14, 1952, in Columbia the son of Charles

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Rentals

• Office for Lease – 501 C S. Henry Clay (facing Jose Jalapeños), 750 sq ft, 2 large offices, reception area, ADA bath & storage closet. $850/month. Contact Carl Freiling at 573-268-7212. South County Realty at 573-657-4373.

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Garage Sale

• Multi-Family Garage Sale – May 24-25th. Childrens items, kitchenware, sewing items, antique furniture, household, misc. 302 Sarah Dr., Fri. 8-4p and Sat. 8-12p.

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Police Report

Ashland Police and Boone County Sheriff’s office reported the following arrests recently. • 05.18.19: Adam Kenneth Huckfeldt, 35, of Ashland, was arrested by Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers on charges of driving while intoxicated. Bonded $500. • 05.19.19: Columbia Police arrested Adam Alfred Connor, 34, of Ashland, on stealing charges. Bonded $1,500. • 05.20.19: Derek

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UPDATE: State Track location change

Lead Sports Photo: The SoBoCo Eagles girls 4×400 relay team will compete in the preliminary race on Friday in Jefferson City. If they place, team members, above, from left: Gabi Bruce, Grace LeCure, Sayde Taggart and Cassey Poole will run in the state meet this Saturday at 4:15 p.m. UPDATE: Due to severe tornado damage

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Second half surge lifts Eagles to Elite 8

The Southern Boone County girls soccer team played so hard in their sectional matchup against St. Charles West Saturday, they ran through right out of their shoes. Senior midfielder Sarah Johnson moved toward the sideline not long before halftime of the Class 2 sectional game. She was visibly limping, but not because she was hurt.

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Bringing safe sidewalks to our streets, children

Lead Photo: Southern Boone High School held this year’s commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 19. The Class of 2019 had 130 students walk across the stage and is one of the larger classes of the last few years. If kindergarten expectations are anything to bank on, SoBoCo’s graduating classes will soon far exceed today’s number

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The future of tomorrow

“The first generation of all 2000’s born kids. The first to change the new adult world,” said 2019 Senior Class President Savana Johnson. Southern Boone County High School graduated 130 seniors at commencement Sunday, May 19. “As a class, we are use to setting good examples for each other, setting examples for the younger kids,

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Bradford named first male VFW President

In 2015, the VFW Auxiliary organization opened its membership to men. Bryan Bradford of Ashland is the first male President of the Boone County VFW 280 Auxiliary. The 105-year-old establishment of the VFW Auxiliary is designed to serve veterans of foreign wars and their families through volunteerism and fundraising. A member must be related to

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