Douglas County Herald Correspondent : Gary Kester, St. Francis Church

How long have you served as our correspondent?
Several years, not sure.

What inspired you to assume this task?
I want people to know about St. Francis Church. 

What is your favorite hobby or pastime activity?
Reading history, thanks to Mona Decker.

How long have you lived in Ava/Douglas County?
Forever.

If you will, please share the year you graduated from high school?
|Ava High School, 1960.

What is your favorite pie?  ice cream? or pie and ice cream combination?
Gooseberry cobbler with vanilla ice cream.

Is there a food item or meal you are well-known for preparing?
Grape salad for St. Francis’ coffee hour.