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Agricultural Specialists Available Tuesdays at Courthouse

Need some Ag help? Come to the Douglas County Courthouse on Tuesdays.  Several agricultural specialists who are assigned to Douglas County but not housed in the...

Local Purple Heart Recipients Honored

by Scott Huffman Friday, August 7, 2020, was National Purple Heart Day and the Ava Russell T. Scott Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5993 and...

Pioneer Heritage Festival Canceled

The board of Pioneer Heritage Festival of the Ozarks has decided to cancel the annual festival which was to be held in Ava on...

Community Blood Drives in Ava & Norwood

July 24, 2020 – Community Blood Center of the Ozarks (CBCO), the sole supplier of blood and plasma to patients at more than 40...

Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program

On Wednesday, July 15th the Senior Age Area Agency on Aging will host a nutrition program that provides benefit vouchers for fruits and vegetables...

Flag Retirement

Calendar of Events

This column is provided to our readers free of charge to announce upcoming events that are free to the public. Publication of the same...

2020 Senior Homecoming Cruise

Michael Boyink/Herald The police vehicles marking the front and rear of the 2020 Senior Hometown cruise approach each other on Jefferson Street north of the Ava...

Ava Place Audience

Michael Boyink/Herald Residents of Ava Place found shade at the front of the building and watched the passing Community Parade.

“We See You”

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com We see you. That message was posted on the back of a golf cart in the parade held Saturday, May 2nd to...
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