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Douglas County Inmates Relocated to New Jail

On Tuesday, Feb. 25, inmates incarcerated in the Douglas County  jail were officially moved to the new jail facility, northwest of town.  The physical...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Activity Report

During the week of Feb. 9 - 16, 2020, the Douglas County Sheriff’s office received and answered 65 calls for service, arrested and booked...

Tour of New Jail Offered This Evening

If you were unable to attend the Chamber luncheon last week and participate in a tour of the new Douglas County Jail, rest assured...

First Look at New County Jail

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com “How many of you have eaten in a jail before?” That was how Ava Chamber of Commerce Director Judy Shields opened up...

Douglas County Health Department

February 2020 Thurs 06 WIC 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Wed 12 WIC 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Thurs 13 Monthly Diabetes Support 10:00-11:00 AM Thurs 13 WIC...

Books-n-Bits: The Douglas County Public Library

The Douglas County Public Library has finally received the 2019 IRS tax forms.  The only forms we will be getting this year are the...

Tour New County Jail During February CoC Luncheon

The February Ava Chamber of Commerce luncheon will be on Tuesday the 11th, with the noontime affair hosted by the Douglas County Sheriff’s Department.  The...

LEGAL NOTICE – Ava Area Ambulance Board Member Candidates

Notice is hereby given that an election for the Ava Area Ambulance District will be held on Tuesday, April 7, 2020, for the purpose...

Douglas County Livestock Report

Jefferson City, MO, Friday, November 22, 2019, MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News,  Ava - Douglas County Livestock Auction. Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report...

Commissioners Report New Jail Expenditures

As progress continues on the new Douglas County Jail and the facility nears completion, commissioners continue to approve purchases and change orders to finalize construction...
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