Bear-Bytes: Ava Bear Football to Stream Digitally

By Jason Hoekema Known as the game voice at Kerr Field this spring, Tysen Hathcock is a name known amongst the sports journalists covering Ava...

Ava American Legion Honors Locals

Jake Bruffet recently received the Ava American Legion School Award, for his reliability in helping the post set up and take down American Flags...

Happy Trails & Tales of Cowboy Music in the Ozarks

Seventh generation Branson native and current member of Sons of the Pioneers to appear at the Branson Centennial Museum. The public is invited to “Happy...

Scheduling a Ride With OATS Transit

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. August 12 –– OATS Transit, a Missouri-based transportation provider, is in the process of rolling out new procedures designed to make scheduling...

City Picnic Held August 9 at Water Park

Mayor Burrely Loftin, aldermen and city employees enjoyed the annual picnic and  fish fry Friday, August 9 at the Water Park.  At left...

Missouri’s High School Equivalency Test Is Free

SPRINGFIELD — Missouri’s high school equivalency exam, otherwise known as the HiSET, is now available to first-time test-takers for free. The 2019 legislative session...

Sports

Out of Hibernation: Ava HS Football Preview

By Jason Hoekema Summer days have drifted away to ah, oh, those summer nights. Although the incoming freshman class of athletes may not get that...

Bear-Bytes: Ava Bear Football to Stream Digitally

By Jason Hoekema Known as the game voice at Kerr Field this spring, Tysen Hathcock is a name known amongst the sports journalists covering Ava...

The Snoop

In 1969 Woodstock made a statement that rang loud and clear across the country.  Today,...

Looking Backward

25 years agoMissouri State Highway Patrol Sgt. Dan Middleton, Ava, commanding officer of Troop G’s...

What About This? By Wayne William Cipriano

Left Shoe Off! I’ve written about this before and it is worthwhile repeating. “Left shoe off”...

A Small Medium @ Large

First timers coming to the Ozarks often express their happy surprise at the friendliness of...

Looking Backward

25 years ago Before the ink was dry on the contract, construction had begun on Ava’s...

The Snoop

by Michael Boyink/ mike@douglascountyherald.com It’s like herding cats. Ever say that? Some jobs are like that - trying to...

Obituaries

Renee’ Marie Sudbury

Michael W. Wiederaenders

Dale “Preacher” Adams

Wilma Jean Slaught

Michael Lloyd Hammon

Harvie Floyd Mackey

Ava
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Grand and Reserve Grand Champion Barrow

SEDALIA, Mo. – Macie Wolf, daughter of Gregg and Miranda Wolf, is the exhibitor of the 2019 Grand Champion Market Barrow at the Missouri...

Black Oak – Donna Dodson

The Snoop

Letter to the Editor

Calendar Of Events

Tecumseh – Linnie Ingram