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Looking Backward 1.15.2015

  25 Years Ago January 11, 1990   Douglas County native Miranda Welton recently assumed the posi­tion of county executive director for ASCS offices in Douglas and Ozark counties. Miss Welton, 23, a 1988 graduate of the University of Missouri, ...

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What About This…? 1.15.2015

By Wayne William Cipriano Flip Flopping: a pejorative term usually applied to an intellectual position, belief, opinion, philosophy held by another person who used to agree with the speaker but has now changed his or her mind (opposite of finally ...

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Looking Backward 1.7.2015

25 Years Ago January 4, 1990   Sheriffs from at least five southwest Missouri counties and another five officers from the Mis­souri Department of Agriculture joined Douglas County Sheriff Roldan Turner at a public meeting here Tuesday night, which focused ...

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What About This…? 1.7.2015

By Wayne William Cipriano I am sure it is because I was never much of a math wizard that feats of astrophysics and calculus impress me much more than they may impress you. But exactly like you, on Nov. 12, ...

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County Officials Begin New Terms

Douglas County officeholders elected in November were sworn in Wednesday, Dec. 31, to officially begin new terms Jan. 1. Sworn in by County Clerk Karry Davis (far right) are, from left above: Lance Stillings, elected to a first term as ...

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