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Ava Puppies Rescued

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The three abandoned puppies, were early morning passengers on a small aircraft, leaving Ava to find a new home in Omaha, Nebraska, last Thursday.  The puppies were flown by Pilots N Paws, a non-profit organization that assists with the transportation ...

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Local Treatment Court Celebrates Success

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AVA – The 44th Judicial Circuit Treatment Court Program, consisting of programs in Douglas, Ozark, and Wright counties, celebrated the 15th anniversary of its Adult Treatment Court Programs. The Missouri Association of Drug Court Professionals (MADCP) recognized the court for its ...

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Ambulance Board Installs New Member

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Teresa Tost, pictured at right above, was installed last Thursday night as the newest member of the Ava Area Ambulance District board of directors. Daryel Armour, pictured at left, was re-elected to the board on April 7. Armour represents District ...

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Foundation Supports Goodhope Fire Dept.

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The Douglas County Community Foundation presented Goodhope Fire Department with a check for $750 Tuesday evening. Nina Carter (second from right), president of the fire department board, said the money will be used to purchase a generator for the department. ...

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VFW Auxiliary Continues To Serve Community

Ladies of VFW Auxiliary Post 5993 want the community to know the organization remains active and intact, despite recent happenings involving the VFW Post. Because of the impasse between the VFW and the newly-formed Douglas County Veterans Memorial Association the Auxiliary ...

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