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MDC Fishing Program Wins Governor’s Award for Innovation

Roaring River Fish Hatchery staff recognized for providing special “First Hole” fishing experience for new anglers. JEFFERSON CITY ––  The Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC)...

Missouri State Releases Fall 2019 Dean’s List

By University Communications Each semester, students at Missouri State University who attain academic excellence are named to the dean’s list. For undergraduate students, criteria include enrollment...

SBU Releases Winter 2019 Graduate, Fall 2019 Honor Roll Lists

BOLIVAR, Mo. — Southwest Baptist University has released its Winter 2019 graduate and Fall 2019 honor roll lists. Graduating from Ava is Savannah Jenkins, with...

Drury Announces Fall 2019 Dean’s List

SPRINGFIELD –– Earning a spot on Drury University’s Dean’s List is a significant accomplishment; it means a student earned a grade point average of...

Three from Ava R-1 Schools Win VFW Awards

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com Ava HS Junior Grace Key won the Voice of Democracy Essay/Speech Contest from the VFW. She will move on to the...

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