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The Greater Ashland Beacon is owned and operated by Lora and Philip Stewart, and Jason and Kimberly Smith. Established in 2011, The Beacon has grown over the last decade into what you see now, a feel-good, weekly newspaper that brings local events to you. We pride ourselves in maintaining a close relationship with the community and love nothing more than to see the businesses, youth and civic organizations surrounding us thrive.
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Deidra Bowling-Meade The Ashland Beacon “I wouldn’t change you for the world, but I would change the world for you,” read the banner for the I Believe Foundation at the Ashland Christmas Parade. Wow, what a powerful statement! It resonated with me as the many volunteers and children with sp...Read More
Sasha Bush The Ashland Beacon Christmas is such a wonderful time of year! It is a time full of joy, love, and magic. Families making memories, children on their best behavior and the spirit of Christmas is ever-so-present everywhere you go. We all have that one special gift that we desire to...
Sasha Bush The Ashland Beacon Are you looking for something to do this weekend? Well then look no further… this weekend brings with it a plethora of things to choose from. No matter what you enjoy doing you are sure to find one or all these event’s intriguing. The weekend kicks off on F...Read More