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Ashland City Times in Ashland City, Tennessee
The Ashland City Times has been serving the community for over 120 years and is Ashland City’s oldest business. The Ashland City Times publishes the Cheatham County Shopper and several special sections throughout the year. It was founded by W. G. Owen in January 1890. Today the Ashland City Times is part of Gannett Newspapers Inc.
Ashland City is one of four incorporated municipalities in Cheatham County. Cheatham County was formed in 1856 when the Tennessee General Assembly selected 50 acres west of Nashville and north of the Cumberland River. It was named after Edward Saunders Cheatham, Speaker of the State Senate. At present, 39,103 residents call Cheatham County home.
For more information about the Ashland City Times and Cheatham County, please visit www.ashlandcitytimes.com.