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From the Mayor

LETTER TO EDITOR Dear Residents of Ava and Douglas County, This letter is simply a reminder of the importance of the City of Ava to Douglas...

Douglas County Livestock Report

Jefferson City, MO – Fri. Dec 7, 2018 MO Dept of Ag/USDA Market News. Ava-Douglas County Livestock Auction. Feeder Cattle Weighted Average Report for...

Prosperity in Agriculture – Hannah W. Doggett

Nov. 22, 2018. The spoon. That’s the shape we found when we finally sliced open Eastern Douglas County persimmon seeds (which is a difficult...

Open Enrollment for Individual Health Insurance Plans Ends Dec. 15

JEFFERSON CITY –– The Missouri Department of Insurance reminds consumers that the enrollment period for individual health insurance plans sold on the federal Marketplace...

Blunt Commends Missouri HIRE Vets Award Recipients for Their Commitment to Veteran Employment

Medallion Program Recognizing Employers for Hiring & Retaining Veterans Created Under Blunt’s HIRE Vets Act WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.), Chairman of the...

Missouri Weekly Fuel Update and Outlook

MISSOURI, Dec. 10 – Gasoline prices in Missouri have fallen 3.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.98/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s...

City of Seymour Receives Poor Audit Findings

Review Initiated by Petition from Residents Audit finds many weaknesses in city utility operations, budgeting, financial condition, payroll; gives rating of “poor” JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (Dec....

A Small Medium at Large

“In Coming decades, as the world looks for ever more powerful mitigation strategies, the silvopasture could and should take center stage in ruminant production...

Douglas County Livestock Report

Jefferson City, MO – Fri. Nov 30, 2018.   MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News, Ava- Douglas County Livestock Auction. Feeder Cattle Auction for 11/29/18 Notice: ...
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Ava Lady Bears Blast Chadwick Cardinals, ahead 30 at the Buzzer

  Ava High School senior Ashton Bewley (21) gains control of a loose ball during a game against the Chadwick Cardinals on Monday, Dec. 10,...

From the Mayor

Christmas Royalty 

Annual Ava Christmas Parade

Caring for Seniors

Ramblings of the Ole Parson