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Man still hospitalized after stabbing

A Hartsburg man is still hospitalized after being stabbed and a member of his family has been arrested after the domestic assault on last Tuesday evening. The victim, 73, a resident of the 16100 James Sapp Rd., was driven to the Ashland fire station on Henry Clay just after 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday. A second

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Hartsburg man stabbed

Lead Photo: A stabbing victim was driven to the fire station on Tuesday afternoon.  A Hartsburg man was hospitalized after being stabbed and a member of his family taken into custody after the domestic assault on Tuesday evening. The victim, 73, a resident of the 16100 James Sapp Rd., was driven to the Ashland fire station

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Sullivan takes oath as Ward Two alderman

It only took nine write-in ballots, but it was enough to become a new representative on the city’s Board of Aldermen. Ashland’s Richard Sullivan became the new Ward Two alderman as he took the oath of office along with those retaining their seats: Gene Rhorer as Mayor, Leslie Martin and Danny Clay representing Ward One

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Development announcements, honors, highlight Leaders breakfast

More businesses are headed to Ashland. Commercial development realtor David Babel told a crowd of almost 200 last Thursday morning that residents should see work starting this summer on the acreage on the east side of Highway 63 owned by the C.L. Richardson family. The announcement came during the annual Southern Boone Economic Development Council-Southern

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Baptist Home hosts Dedication Service, dual ribbon cuttings

The Baptist Home held a Dedication Service at New Salem Baptist Church on Friday, April 20. After the service, Administrator Steve Long led two ribbon cuttings – the first in front of the church with all of those who attended the service and the second just north of the church, in front of the large

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Drug Take Back

The Boone County Sheriff’s Department, in partnership with the Youth Community Coalition and law enforcement agencies throughout Boone County including Ashland, Columbia, Centralia, Hallsville, University of Missouri, and VA Hospital Police Departments, will be conducting a Prescription Drug Take Back event at multiple locations April 27 & 28, 2018. This event coincides with the National

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Kickoff for Burks includes endorsements

Boone County Clerk Taylor Burks held his Southern Boone campaign kickoff at Woody’s Pub & Grub on Thursday, April 19, to strong local support. State Senator Caleb Rowden, State Representative Sara Walsh, and Southern Boone County Commissioner Fred Parry kicked off the event with remarks to a full crowd of supporters. Senator Rowden acknowledged Republicans

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Rate of growth puts Ashland at top of state

Lead Photo:  Residential construction is far out-pacing commercial building in Ashland. Above: Builders were busy on Monday completing homes in the Southwinds development on Charlotte Drive.  When the website msn.com highlights the growth of Boone County to its nationwide audience, Boone County Assessor Tom Schauwecker will tell you that Southern Boone County – and specifically

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Saturday: Ashland Masonic Fish Fry

FISH FRY ASHLAND MASONIC LODGE ASHLAND, MO. Downtown on Broadway 215 E. Broadway SATURDAY, APRIL 21, 2018 Same Day as the City Wide Garage Sale 10:00 am – 2:00 pm All you can eat Carry-outs available Fish, Fries, Cole Slaw & Drinks $11:00 Adults $5.00 Children Debit & Credit Cards Accepted We are a supporter

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