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School election

School election

Two Ashley School Board seats will be up for election on June 2. Gwyn Schumacher's three year term is up as Trisha Schneider's. Schumacher holds a city seat.

Posted 2/19/20 (Wed) - by read more »

Benefit for a friend

Benefit for a friend

Packed to the gills, was the scene at the Jeff Klipfel benefit Saturday evening at the Ashley Legion Hall. A silent and live auction were held and a pork meal with all the trimmings was enjoyed by everyone there.

Posted 2/19/20 (Wed) - by read more »

Untaxed property discovered

Untaxed property discovered

The other shoe has finally dropped. The results of a state-mandated reassessment of McIntosh County residential and commercial property are in. The value of residential property is nearly $69 million, an increase of $16 million from last year's assessment. Commercial property valuation rose nearly 9.6 million to nearly $62 million.

Posted 2/19/20 (Wed) - by read more »

After Close Call, City will install 24/7 monitoring system

A fire scare on Dec. 13 that could have consumed most of the City of Ashley's heavy machinery prompted action by the Ashley City Council on Jan. 7. They voted to contract with Dickey Rural Network to install a 24/7 monitoring system. A fire started in the city garbage truck while it was parked in a city building. It was discovered in time for the Ashley Fire Department to extinguish the blaze before it destroyed the truck and two payloaders parked nearby.

Posted 1/16/19 (Wed) - by read more »

Athletic accomplishment

Athletic accomplishment

After battling with lupus for 10 years, Casey James, Castaic, California, decided it was time to help herself get better.

Posted 8/22/18 (Wed) - by read more »

Dinner Time

Dinner Time

Helfee Bros Custom Chopping were the weekly winners of the KSJB 600 "Feed the Farmers" drawing on Thursday.

Posted 8/15/18 (Wed) - by read more »

Creative creation

Creative creation

What do you do when you’re bored and don’t like television?

Posted 8/08/18 (Wed) - by read more »

Toxic threat

Toxic threat

Officials with the state Health Department are continuing to warn of blue-green algae concentrations in McIntosh County.

Posted 8/01/18 (Wed) - by read more »

Giddy Yup

Giddy Yup

Scott Schlepp, of Ashley, is planning to make a horse and wagon ride he has been dreaming of doing for many years, a reality.

Posted 7/25/18 (Wed) - by read more »

One of these nights

One of these nights

Ashley’s Main Street was quiet one recent Sunday at sunset.

Posted 7/18/18 (Wed) - by read more »

 
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