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Politics
10:19 am
Tue January 14, 2014

Ashland drops Alderman impeachment effort

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A mid-Missouri Board of Aldermen voted to drop efforts to impeach one of the board's members.

Ashland Mayor Gene Rhorer cast a tie-breaking vote Monday night to drop seven articles of impeachment against Jeff Anderson. The board also dropped its contract with an impeachment attorney.

An impeachment hearing for Anderson was scheduled for Jan. 31.

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Politics
8:21 am
Wed December 4, 2013

Ashland continues impeachment of alderman

Ashland
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Ashland’s Board of Aldermen is continuing its pursuit to impeach one of its board members.

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Politics
8:46 am
Thu October 24, 2013

Ashland alderman reinstated after suspension

Ashland, Mo.
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Ashland Alderman Jeff Anderson was reinstated Wednesday after a one-month suspension. 

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Politics
5:21 pm
Wed October 9, 2013

Ashland mayor resigns after three months on the job

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Since May, five Ashland city officials have left their positions. Now, the mayor decided to step down on Wednesday.  

It had been a long three months for Ashland Mayor Gene Rhorer.

“I signed up for a two-year term and I tried like heck to finish it out and it just occupied too much of my time,” Rhorer said.

Rhorer just took over as mayor in July after former Mayor Michael Jackson moved to Texas. He says he had been considering resignation for a year. He was previously an alderman.

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Politics
4:59 pm
Tue October 8, 2013

Anderson's seat empty at Ashland Board of Aldermen meeting

Suspended second ward Alderman Jeff Anderson’s seat was empty at Tuesday morning’s special Ashland Board of Aldermen meeting. Anderson was at the meeting, but Mayor Gene Rohrer rejected Anderson’s interest to take his seat. Anderson also confronted members asking for his reinstatement only to be rejected by the mayor again.

“Would you be so kind as provide the citizens of our ward the authority for that suspension and the cause?” Anderson asked.

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