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Douglas County Sheriff’s Office – Activity Report

 During the week of May 7 to May 13, 2019, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has responded to 82 Calls for Service and Arrested...

Douglas County Livestock Report

Jefferson City, MO, Friday, May 10, 2019, MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News,  Ava - Douglas County Livestock Auction, Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report...

Autopsy Shows Cabool Man Died From Self-Inflicted Gun Shot Wound 

Barry Wedge, of Cabool, Mo. was a person of interest in a potential homicide investigation in North Dakota.  By Sue Curry Jones Around midnight on Friday,...

Road Repair Crews Pulling Long Hours After Recent Storms

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyheraldcom After floodwaters recede, what’s left behind isn’t always pretty. That’s certainly the case in Douglas County. After receiving approximately seven inches of...

Brushy Knob Storm Damage

Paul and Carol Peyton who reside in Douglas County, about one mile from the Brushyknob area, received heavy storm damage last week during the...

Council on Aging Ava Senior Center

By Tommy Roberts Good day in May to all of you! I trust that things are going well. It is good at the Center. If...

Storms Claim One

Man killed in flash flooding of Hunter Creek By Jason Hoekema A man camping at the Missouri Conservation Department’s Vera Cruz fishing access area was killed...

Local History Buffs Turn Out for Book Release Party

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com Early last Saturday afternoon, most of the Ava Square was quiet. Maybe it was the sunny mild weather. Maybe it was...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Activity Report

During the weeks of March 10 through March 24, 2019, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received and answered 172 Calls For Service and had...

Extension Awards Bestowed

Photo submitted Terri Fossett, CPD, and Krista Tate, CES, presented Gina Watson, center, with Honor Roll Leadership Award.  This award is to honor outstanding University...
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