Douglas County

Traditions: A Singleton Christmas

By Karen Singleton Heatherly As I think about writing this article, I am filled with so many emotions, that it will be hard to put...

Douglas County Court Findings for Dec. 12-13

From the Prosecutor’s Office During Judge Bock’s Associate Court Day docket on Thursday, Dec. 13, there was a total of 98 cases on the docket....

Local Government, Businesses Will Close for Christmas  

The Christmas holiday will be observed next week, with many businesses opting to close not just for Christmas Day Dec. 25, but also close...

Donation to Food Pantry Honors Don Haught

  The Heart of the Hills Thrift Store and Food Pantry recently received an anonymous donation which was given in recognition of volunteer, Don Haught,...

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Activity Report

During the week of November 29 to December 10, 2018, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has answered and received  170 Calls for Service and...

Historical Society Winter Journal Ready, Christmas Party Planned

Douglas County Historical Society held its monthly meeting Nov. 19, 2018. Pat called the meeting to order. Sharon gave the treasurer’s report and minutes from...

Three Sentenced to Department of Corrections Dec. 4

From the Prosecuting Attorney During a large Circuit Court Law Day on December 4, 2018, the following individuals were sentenced to the Department of Corrections:...

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...

Associate Court Day Findings On Nov. 29

During Judge Bock’s Associate Court Day held on Thursday, Nov. 29, there was a total of 74 cases on the docket.   There were 60...

LEPC Fourth Quarter Meeting Friday Dec. 14

The Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) meeting is set for Friday, Dec. 14 at 12 noon at the Douglas County EMA Training Room.  Snacks...
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Douglas County Health Department Schedule

417-683-4174 603 NW 12th Ave., P.O. Box 940, Ava, Mo. 65608 Regular Office Hours:  Mon. Tues. Fri. 8:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. and 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. Wed. Thurs. 8:00 a.m....

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