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All Out of Candy

by Michael Boyink/mike@douglascountyherald.com Princesses, Superheros, Butterflies, Clowns and Cows Run Ava Merchants Out of Treats The cooler weather wasn’t slowing the kids down. The sign in...

Closures to Recognize Veterans Day Monday

Veterans Day is recognized as a federal holiday each year –– it is deemed a special time to honor and express thanks to military...

VFW Post 5993 To Host Free Luncheon, American Flag Retirement Ceremony on Ava Square...

The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States Russell T. Scott Post 5993 is hosting a free community luncheon on Sunday, Nov. 10,...

Evergreen Handyman


We would like to invite everyone to come to the Douglas County Public Library for our Buy-One-Get-One Free Scholastic Book Fair,  Monday-Friday, November 18-22,...

City Power Outage Scheduled To Repair Damaged Electrical Pole

Many Ava residents who live in the southeast quadrant of town experienced an unexpected power outage Saturday morning, Oct. 26.  According to city officials, the...

Ava Parks Saturday Soccer Tournament Results

The Ava Parks & Recreation Fall Youth Soccer season wrapped up with tournament play on Oct. 19.  Tournament Results U-6 First Place: Outdoor Oasis Second Place:  Fortner Cattle Third...

Ava Police Dept. Activity Report

Reggie Johnson, Chief Phone. 417-683-2900. Answered 24 Hours a Day   Calls By Type 10/13 - 10/19 Alarm - 3 Animal Call - 7 Assist Agency - 16 Assist Person -...

October 22nd Council Meeting Canceled

The Tuesday, October 22nd Board of Aldermen meeting has been canceled.  The Board will meet again on Tuesday, November 12th at 5 PM. Meetings take place...

It’s NERVEmber

Submitted Photo Ava Mayor Burrely Loftin (right) presents Lacy Fowler with a Proclamation designating the month of November as NERVEmber, to support the International Pain Foundation’s...
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