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Fall sports back to “normal”

Southern Boone High School fall sports kicks off this week in what is certain to be an interesting season. Covid-19 is creating a new normal about how teams and coaches handle preparation for their first games. The Missouri State High School Athletics Association, the governing body for high school sports in Missouri, is hoping for

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SoBoCo Summer School 2020

By: Alex Naughton Summer school is going to look a little different this year amid Covid-19 concerns. The Southern Boone County School District has drafted a reentry plan and submitted it to the Boone County Health Department with hopes of approval. The reentry plan states that the school district is offering two weeks of in-seat

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City of Ashland Road Striping Planned

  Ashland, MO- Beginning on Sunday 4/26/2020, Como Striping will be repainting various arrows, lane dividers, cross walks, etc. throughout town. During these times, they will need to make very brief lane closures/ detours. These closures and traffic control measures will be short in duration, approximately 30 minutes each in order for the paint to

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EDA grant opertunity

By Carson Blake The City of Ashland is paving the way in a partnership with the SoBoCo school district to bring commercial growth and Ranken Technical College to Southern Boone County. On Tuesday, March 3, 2020, the City of Ashland approved an ordinance to accept a Missouri General Warranty Deed from the Richardson Family limited

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Eagles come out on top

  The entire first half of the game was a bit messy on both sides of the court, with a handful of wild passes bouncing around, and the ball refusing to go through the net for nearly everyone. There were no double digits to be found on the scoreboard until halfway through the second quarter

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Cameron Jones, an Ashland local, is participating in the 2019 MotoAmerica race series. Jones began his racing career in 2016 when he started participating in races with MCRA (Midwest Café Racing Association). Racing with MCRA, he ended his first season with the Rookie of the Year award and in the following season, 2017, Jones won

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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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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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Jesse W. Crane 1981-2019

Jesse W. Crane, 37, of Ashland, passed away on Monday, April 29, 2019 at his home. Visitation was held on Monday, May 6 at Memorial Funeral Home. Graveside services follwed at Memorial Park Cemetery. Jesse was born Nov. 6, 1981 in Columbia, Missouri to Mike Crane and Sheryl Richardson. Jesse attended Hickman High School. He

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Soccer wins big over Dixon

Lead Sports Story: Nate Allen only allowed three hits on senior night against New Bloomfield.  _________________________ Soccer wins big over Dixon Despite a wet day and a number of other events cancelled, the Southern Boone County girls soccer team didn’t want to take a day off. With districts coming up in just a few weeks and

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