Lakeside Ashland Condition Use Permit

By: Gene Rhorer The City of Ashland took up a conditional use permit for Lakeside Ashland Tuesday night. Lakeside Ashland is located at 5900 E Log Providence Road. The property is approximately 35 acres, with the first phase being a total of 20 acres. The first phase will include a stage, movie screen, parking lot,

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Around Town

By: Ernie Wren The YMCA has graciously offered their building for a cooling center for our community. With the temperatures getting above 90 this week many people do not have air conditioning and need a place to cool off. The hours will be 8:00 am-5:00pm.M-F. Please feel free to accept their hospitality. There will be

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Ashland City Sell Police Department Building

The Ashland Board of Alderman approved a motion during a special meeting on Friday, July 23, for the mayor to enter into a contract with Simple Development, LLC to purchase the Ashland Police Department property located at 601 E. Broadway for $450,000. Mayor Sullivan requested board approval during a regularly scheduled meeting on May 18,

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Public Health and Human Services

Public Health and Human Services launches Vaccine Ambassador Program Columbia/Boone County Public Health and Human Services (PHHS) has launched a volunteer COVID-19 Vaccine Ambassador Program to enhance ongoing outreach and education efforts. While many people in Boone County have gotten their COVID-19 vaccine, many others still have questions and concerns about getting the vaccine. Vaccine

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GROUNDS POSITION

GROUNDS POSITION Southern Boone County Schools Is looking for a full-time grounds professional.  Applicant with excellent interpersonal skills and a warm demeanor will thrive in our environment.  The responsibilities are sometimes very intense but can also be quite rewarding knowing that you made a difference.  Responsibilities include athletic field maintenance, field prep, weed eating, mowing,

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Ashland: Agriculture, Academics, Athletics, Art, and Audio

By: Travis Naughton I am what you might call an audiophile, a person who is passionate about hi-fidelity sound reproduction of music. It all began when I was a kid, listening to records on my mother’s sofa-sized hi-fi console. I’m lucky enough to still own most of Mom’s vinyl collection, which I play from time

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OPEI offers the following tips

Weather today can be challenging, and the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI) reminds home and business owners that it’s important to make sure you have the right outdoor power equipment on hand and are prepared before a storm, hurricane or flood. “Across the country, we’re seeing weather events that are more significant and more frequent

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The President’s infrastructure bill

By: Frank Burkett President Biden has defined infrastructure in many ways, so as to try to get the two and three tenths trillion dollar spending bill passed. This he says, is a must have, to fix our broken infrastructure. Let me give you a clue of his fix. Less than 6% goes to infrastructure, as

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GROUNDS POSITION

GROUNDS POSITION Southern Boone County Schools Is looking for a full-time grounds professional.  Applicant with excellent interpersonal skills and a warm demeanor will thrive in our environment.  The responsibilities are sometimes very intense but can also be quite rewarding knowing that you made a difference.  Responsibilities include athletic field maintenance, field prep, weed eating, mowing,

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