City of Ava

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,...

Ava Place Now Affiliated With Heart of the Ozarks Healthcare

Effective Thursday, March 1, Ava Place is now affiliated with Heart of the Ozarks Healthcare Center. Heart of the Ozarks Administrator Tonya Cutbirth said Ava...

Ava Lions Prepare For Annual Walk/Run In May

In conjunction with the 75th anniversary the Ava Lions are putting the final touches on the plans for the annual walk/run event.  This year's...

MU's Dean Anderson Will Be Guest Speaker at Chamber Luncheon on March 13

Dean Anderson, policy special­ist from the University of Missouri-Columbia, will be providing an update on tobacco issues across the state of Missouri on Tuesday,...

Child with Lighter Sets House on Fire

The City of Ava Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to a structure fire on NW 11th Street in Ava last Friday morning. When firemen arrived,...

City Phone Service Affected by Storm Wednesday Morning

The City of Ava's telephone system was affected by the storm that went through Branson and Taney County early Wednesday morning. Efforts were being made...

City Council Approves Zoning Changes, Okays Grant Funding Guidelines

The Ava Board of Aldermen met Tuesday evening for a brief session, with each councilman present for the meeting. In a 3-0 vote, the council...

Monday Sees First Snowfall Accumulation of the Season

It had to happen sooner or later. After going the entire winter with virtually no snow, a winter storm moved across the Ozarks Monday, dumping...
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