Lottery Generates $29.7 Million in Monthly Profits for Education

Profits from Missouri Lottery ticket sales in December have been sent to the Lottery Proceeds Fund for public education. The January transfer of $29,728,156...

Max & Wanda Murphy Begin 45th Year as Realtors

1974.  The kids play with $1.99 Magic 8 Balls, $12.99 Tonka trucks, and a $14.99 Hasbro Inchworm. Dad shows off his $199.99 Casio Casiotron LCD...

Brace Yourselves: NWS Forecasting Arctic Air Mass to Drop Temperatures into...

The National Weather Service is forecasting the arrival of an  Artic airmass on Saturday, which will drop temperatures to well-below freezing throughout the Ozarks.  A...

Ava Proclaims January Cervical Health Awareness Month

David Norman, the Mayor of the City of Ava,  signed a proclamation for the month of January as Cervical Health Awareness Month. Mindy Johnson,...

Free Movie in Willow Springs January 26

The Willow Springs Community Foundation will be showing a series of free movies once a month at the Historic Star Theatre.  This month the...

Ava Bears Sport Shirts for Cervical Cancer Awareness

 January is cervical cancer awareness month and the Ava Bears will spotlight it by wearing these special warm-up shirts for their home game Friday...

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Ava Bears Sport Shirts for Cervical Cancer Awareness

 January is cervical cancer awareness month and the Ava Bears will spotlight it by wearing these special warm-up shirts for their home game Friday...

Future Wildcat: Ava’s Kate McDonald to Further Education, Play Volleyball at...

By Jason Hoekema Another Ava High School student will be moving on to continue their education and compete at the collegiate level.  Kate McDonald signed a...

Looking Backward

25 years ago Winter weather has been flirting with the Ozarks since a pre-season snowfall blanketed...

A Small Medium @ Large

“Sometimes feeling positively may be just as threatening as negative feelings.  We must want to...

The Snoop

The latest trend in the high-end real estate market is to own a house that...

What About This . . .? By Wayne William Cipriano

There is a certain time in our lives when a man’s daughter changes from a...

The Snoop

The Soviets were the first to take the risk and venture into space in October...

Looking Backward

25 years ago Joe Murphy, alderman from the east ward on the Ava City Council, filed...

Obituaries

Sandra Kay Perry

Nettie Sue Lewis

John Henry Hendricksen

Hassell Lee “Coach” Bell

Freda Lou Remmer

Terry Lee Stafford

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