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NARCAN Training in Douglas County

The session is free and open to the public.  The Douglas County Opioid /Substance Abuse Taskforce is sponsoring a Narcan Training on Tuesday, Nov. 12,...

Six Show-Me-Select Heifer Sales Set for Fall Season Across Missouri

COLUMBIA, MO. – Six sales of Show-Me-Select heifers from spring-calving herds are set for this fall. The sales extend a Missouri benefit for beef...

Workshop in Warrenton Focuses on Industrial Hemp

WARRENTON – University of Missouri Extension is offering a workshop on the emerging industrial hemp industry in Missouri. MU Extension field specialist in horticulture Justin...

Ava High School Recognizes Students in Attendance, Academics

Michael Boyink/Herald Ava R-1 Teacher Airin Bassett photographs a group of student award recipients at the recent Renaissance Assembly held at Ava High School on...

Ava R-1 School Board Approves Plan to Sue Vaping Industry

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com The Ava R-1 School Board held its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, October 17th at 6:30 p.m. Board members Mark Henry, Kenny...

Screening Kindergarten Readiness

Study finds that children with poor academic readiness are nine to 10 times more likely to have low reading scores 18 months later COLUMBIA, Mo....

Ava R-1 Schools Receive $20K STEM Grant

Michael Boyink/Herald Dr Jason Dial (right) accepts a check for $20,000 from David Hosick, Senior Program Director for Project Lead The Way at Missouri S&T....

AHS Names Academic Students for October

Hunter Downs, left, and Grace Roberts have been selected as the academic students of the month for October. October Ava High School administration announced last...

Celebrate All Things Bears at MSU Homecoming

By University Communications Bears everywhere are invited home and urged to attend MSU’s #BearsHomecoming 2019, which will be held on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 25...
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