813 Main St., Ashton, IL 61006 • Ph: 815-453-2551 • Fax: 815-453-2422
Current E-Edition

Top Stories Obituaries Social News Sports Home 

Events for all ages planned at annual Ashton Fest June 10-12

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
ASHTON -- Start your summer off with a bang for you and your kids by attending Ashton Fest June 10-12. Kids will have so much to do, it will take all weekend to fit it all in. The Great American Carnival starts things off at 4 p.m., on June 10, and then will open 11 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday. It will be

BIRTH - Charlesten Rae Dolbeare

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
EVANSVILLE, Ind. -- Samuel and Dana Dolbeare welcomed a daughter, Charlesten Rae on April 11, 2016 at 12:24 p.m.
She was born at St. Mary's Women's Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
Charleston weighed 8 lbs. and 3 oz. at birth and measured 20.25 inches.
Maternal grandparents are Noland and Linda Henert of Ashton. Paternal grandparents are Greg and Edna

Top Six

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
The top-six in the 2016 AFC Senior Class were honored during the graduation ceremony on Saturday. Pictured are, left to right, front row, Cassidy Koning, Lena Petersen and Caitlyn Terwedow. Back row, left to right, Kenzie Wolf, Adam Mairs and Ryan Rod.
(Photo by Tonja Greenfield)



Modified: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
The AFC fifth graders performed a short musical on Thursday, May 12. "Go West" combined what they are studying in Social Studies, the westward movement and the gold rush, with music and acting. The class performed this under the direction of Miss Denise Coffman. (Photo by Monetta Young)

Ashton Fest to have premier live bands at festival beer garden

Posted: Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
ASHTON -- The 2016 Ashton Fest is coming up June 10-12. One of the biggest draws will be the live bands performing in the Beer Garden, which will be located off the AFC HS grounds to the south, same as last year.

You May Also Like

Select Page:




Copyright 2016 News Media Corporation

News    Classifieds    Shoppe    Search    ContactUs    TalkBack    Subscribe    Information    E-Edition    Business Portal