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St. Francis Church

Sunday, December 23rd was the fourth Sunday in advent and the last before Christmas. Altar and vestment colors return to royal blue and the...


Sunday morning service opened with Christmas Carols by the band then prayer requests and prayer. Waylon and Kami Souder sang a beautiful special. The...


Here it is the day after Christmas 2012, hope everyone had a Merry Christmas and a blessed Happy New Year. Norma Cross, Kenny Hunt, Dick...

Rainbow Ridge News

Billy Fletcher said that Christmas Carolers from Life Church came by last Thursday to sing for him. Janice Keith visited with Tom and Jewell Johnson...

Quad Cities

12-17-12. Hello again. It's hard to get one's mind on anything other than the latest terrible tragedy, but I'll try. It's turned cold here...

Mt. Tabor Church

We began our services Sunday with a Christmas Carol, and many prayers for so many folks in need. Our church and community is saddened...

Dogwood Ramblings

Busy, busy days here, and I am sure you can say the same.  Hopefully you enjoyed a blessed Christmas surrounded by family and love. ...


Sometimes a person’s birthday can get lost in Christmas.  Some with late December birthdays celebrate their special day at another time of the year. ...

Bethany Baptist Church

Bethany Baptist Church members were hit hard by the flu last week. The Christmas Cantata that had been scheduled for Sunday evening was reset...

Ava Senior Center

The menu for this shortened week is:  Monday, December 31—CLOSED.  Tuesday, January 1—CLOSED Happy New Year!!  Wednesday, January 2--Bone-in chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy,...
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Ava Lady Bears Blast Chadwick Cardinals, ahead 30 at the Buzzer

  Ava High School senior Ashton Bewley (21) gains control of a loose ball during a game against the Chadwick Cardinals on Monday, Dec. 10,...

From the Mayor

Christmas Royalty 

Annual Ava Christmas Parade

Caring for Seniors

Ramblings of the Ole Parson