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12/18/2018 07:37 AM
Shop with a Cop keeps growing

State Highway Patrol trooper Jesse Brown shops with Braden Sigler and Ethan Kent during Shop With A Cop at the Ashland Walmart on Sunday. About 300 children will benefit from the 16th annual Ashland "Shop With A Cop," the largest number the program has served.


12/18/2018 03:50 AM
Former trooper sentenced to three years prison for secretly filming minors

A former Ohio State Highway Patrol trooper was sentenced to three years in prison on Monday for secretly recording minor children in his home bathroom. Anderson, 44, a former trooper at the Ashland post of the Ohio State, was sentenced to two counts of illegal use of a minor in a nudity-oriented performance, a second-degree felony, and two counts of voyeurism, a first-degree misdemeanor in November.


12/17/2018 11:46 PM
UH Samaritan Urgent Care now open

UH Samaritan Urgent Care is now open at 663 E. Main St. in Ashland. With this move and name change, UH Samaritan Urgent Care also has expanded operating hours.


12/17/2018 05:27 PM
Man Who Fled From Crash Caught By K9 In Ashland County

Ohio Highway Patrol, Ashland Sheriff's Office, and Nankin Fire Department, along with Nankin EMS responded to a two-vehicle accident around 9:35 pm on December 14th. Seth Moody, 46, of Ashland was driving Northbound on State Route 511 in a Black 2001 Ford F-150 when he went left of center and struck a Southbound 1998 Chevy Silverado.


12/16/2018 01:25 AM
Ashland honors veterans in city's first Wreaths Across America ceremony

As a light rain fell over Ashland Cemetery on Saturday, a small crowd braved the dreary skies to place festive wreaths on heroes' graves. For the first time, Ashland joined over 1,400 locations across the country holding Wreaths Across America ceremonies to honor those who served and paid the ultimate price.


12/15/2018 07:10 PM
Salvation Army seeking help to reach fundraising goal for Red Kettle campaign

Ashland's Salvation Army has raised over $20,000 so far through this year's Red Kettle campaign, but the collection is about $5,000 behind last year's collection at this point in time. Capt.


12/15/2018 03:04 PM
ACSF accepting applications for AHS Distinguished Alumnus Award

The Ashland City Schools Foundation is pleased to announce that they are now accepting nominations for the Ashland High School Distinguished Alumnus Award, Class of 2019. This award was created to recognize and honor graduates of Ashland High School who have made significant and noteworthy achievements as successful adults in their careers and/or have served as benefactors to mankind.


12/15/2018 10:45 AM
Ashland University Winter Graduation local graduates

The following students will receive degrees as part of Ashland University's Winter 2018 Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 15: Justin Cheesman of Mansfield will receive a Bachelor of Arts. Cheesman is majoring in Business Administration.


12/14/2018 07:46 PM
International Baccalaureate program holding steady

An academy operated by Tri-County Educational Service Center housed at Wooster High School is one of a select few in the state offering a global education with a reputation for setting the highest bar academically. Worldwide, between 4,000-5,000 schools offer the International Baccalaureate Programme.


12/14/2018 02:29 AM
Dr. Avirup Guha joins UH Samaritan

Avirup Guha, M.D., F.A.C.C.,R.P.V.I. recently joined University Hospitals Medical Center's Medical Staff. He joins Dr. Jun Li, M.D., F.A.C.C. and Dr. Khaled Sleik, M.D. at UH Samaritan Cardiology, located at 350 Hillcrest Drive.


12/13/2018 11:31 AM
$10,000 grant awarded to economic development office

Boales Insurance presented Grow Ashland, the Ashland Economic Development Office with a $10,000 check for its continued work on business and development in Ashland on Tuesday. Keith Boales, president of Boales Insurance, presented the check at the Ashland Economic Development Office and to director Kathy Goon, economic development board president and county commissioner Mike Welch and board vice president and Mayor Matt Miller.


12/13/2018 07:16 AM
Son of AU president pleads to drug possession, child endangering

Brandon Campo, son of Ashland University president Carlos Campo, pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor charges related to drugs on Wednesday in Ashland Municipal Court. Campo, 35, of Ashland, entered guilty pleas to possession of a schedule four drug, alprazolam and endangering children.


12/13/2018 03:04 AM
Best Bets

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA At 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, the Rotary Club of Ashland will present Breakfast with Santa in the Wellness Center at Brethren Care Village. Tickets are available at Spreng Smith Agency on 320 College Ave., and also at the Ashland Chamber of Commerce on 211 Claremont Ave. There is limited seating available for both the 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. sessions, so don't wait to purchase.


12/12/2018 05:22 AM
METRICH Unit Arrests Ashland Cocaine Traffickers

A Buckeye Street couple was arrested by Ashland Police on Monday, December 10th, following a cocaine trafficking investigation by Ashland Police Detectives assigned to the METRICH Enforcement Unit. A 27-year-old man and a 22-year-old woman, both of Ashland, were held in the Ashland County Jail after Officers stopped a vehicle operated by the male in the 300 block of East Main.


12/11/2018 07:00 AM
Galion Police Seeking Information On Drug Mart Robbery

On Saturday, December 8th, 2018 approximately 1:40 PM, officers responded to a report of an armed robbery at Drug Mart, located at 739 Carter Drive. The suspect entered the store and went back to the Pharmacy.