City of Ava

Engelhardt Retains Council Seat In Only Contested Race Tuesday

With only one contested race in the county for Tuesday's municipal and school elections, the voter turnout was exceptionally low. In the East Ward of...

Crash at Jct. 5 & Y Sends One to Hospital

An Ava man was taken to the hospital last Wednesday morning following a crash at the intersection of Highways 5 and Y in Ava. Ava...

Municipal, School Elections Will Be Held Tuesday

Next Tuesday, April 3, is municipal and school election day across the state. But in Douglas County, there are few ballot issues to be...

CofC Dickison Award Goes to Don Pinckney

The annual Membership and Awards Banquet of the Ava Area Chamber of Commerce was held last Saturday night at Ava Victory Academy. In addition to...

Ava Place Guests Enjoy Visitors

Ava Place enjoyed a visit this week from Larry Eugene Stevens of Nursing Home Ministries. Larry travels all over the country ministering full time,...

Net Metering Policy Adopted; Council Recognizes Lovan

By Sue Curry Jones Concluding ten years of service as representative for the west ward, councilwoman Judy Lovan fulfilled her last duty as an elected...

Woman Arrested For Drug Activity Near School

Ava Police, with assistance from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office and the Missouri State Highway Patrol, obtained and served a search warrant on March...

Council To Continue Sidewalk Improvement Project, Accepts Bid From Monett Firm

City officials convened Tuesday evening to news that the City of Ava had received a higher than usual evaluation rating from MIRMA (Missouri Intergovernmental...

Breaking Our Own Rule

Should there be a price to pay for voicing an opinion and speaking out? By Sue Curry Jones Last week our newspaper ran an anonymous ad...

Policy in Place For Opening Storm Shelter

With the spring storm season seemingly starting earlier than usual this year, and with several deadly tornadoes already reported in Missouri and adjoining states,...
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