First Year’s Success Celebrated at The Barn

From left: Ava Chamber of Commerce Director Judy Shields, Matthew Welker, Tama Nash, Jen Hauser, Aaron Mayo, The Barn owners Virginia Dunbaugh and Kathy Corrigan, Nancy Hawk, Richard Sturgeon, Joanne Coutchie, and Rick Salgado celebrate the anniversary of The Barn Restaurant with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday, Nov. 29, in Ava, Missouri. (Jason Hoekema/The Brownsville Herald)