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City Begins ADA Updates to Ava Square


Health Dept to Hold Drive-Thru Flu Shot Clinic

The Douglas County Health Department will be offering a free, drive thru, flu shot clinic for  Douglas County residents 18 years and older on...

Douglas County Receives Rating of “Good” From State Auditor


Judge Carter’s Circuit Law Day, Sept 21, 2020

During Judge Carter’s Circuit law day on September 21, 2020, the following defendants were sentenced to the Department of Corrections:  Linda Enos, 46, Ava, was...

Judge Bock’s Associate Court Day, Sept. 17, 2020

During Judge Bock’s Associate Court Day on September 17, 2020, there was a total of 82 criminal cases on the docket. There were 35...

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...

Douglas County Election Results

Cheyney, Loveless in as County Commissioners, Degase as Sheriff by Michael Boyink/mike@douglascountyherald.com The unofficial results of the August 4 Primary Election have been tallied and according...

Food, Music, Photography and Local Politics

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com “I remember when...” You hear that a lot around Ava.  Locals remember three-wide cruising around the square. Multiple movie theaters. Dairy wagons lined...

Local Man Sentenced to Dept. of Corrections

During Judge Craig Carter’s Circuit Court law day held on Wednesday, June 17, the following defendant was sentenced to the Department of Corrections. Alexander Everhart,...

Glenda Young Found Guilty of Murder

Cellphone records considered crucial evidence in the case, contradicting defendants alibi by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com On Friday, June 12th, Glenda Mason Young, 71, of Ava was...
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