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Missouri State Football Bears Earn League Academic Distinction

ST. LOUIS – A total of 23 Missouri State football student-athletes were recognized by the Missouri Valley Football Conference with the release of its...

Short-Term Study Program in Bahamas Planned in July 

 WEST PLAINS, Mo. – A short-term study away program entitled “Women in STEM The Bahamas Edition: Island and Coral Reef Ecology” will be offered...

Teacher Placement Day March 13

WEST PLAINS, Mo. – Area residents who are looking for a teaching position for fall 2020 are invited to attend the annual Teacher Placement...

WGU Missouri Awarding $350,000 in Scholarships

In honor of its 7th Anniversary, the nonprofit, fully online university is offering up to 50 scholarships worth up to $7,000 each AVA, Mo. –...

Two Ava Students Named to Missouri S&T Honor Roll

Missouri University of Science and Technology announced the Honor Roll List for Fall 2019. To be included on the honor list, students must carry...

Community Improvement Grants Available to 4-H and FFA Youth

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., January 31, 2020 - Developing a thriving rural Missouri is important to FCS Financial. The Shaping Rural Missouri grant program offers...

Local Student Earns Spot on Fall 2019 Semester Dean’s List at UCM

WARRENSBURG –– Sara J. Wake, of Ava, Missouri, has earned a spot on the University of Central Missouri (UCM) Dean’s List.  Sara qualified for the...

Missouri State Fair Youth in Agriculture Scholarship Applications Now Available

The deadline to apply for the Missouri State Fair Youth in Agriculture scholarship for Missouri High School seniors graduating in 2020 is approaching. Applications...

Application Period for CFO Scholarships Opens Feb. 1

Beginning Feb. 1, students from across central and southern Missouri can apply for scholarships offered by the Community Foundation of the Ozarks for the...

Drury to Host Brown v. Board of Education Exhibit During February

SPRINGFIELD, Mo., Jan. 28, 2020 — Drury University’s Olin Library will host a free public exhibit about the landmark 1954 Brown v. Board of...
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Average Missourians Need Help Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

New Missouri Poverty Report Highlights Challenges Average Missourians Face JEFFERSON CITY — The Missourians to End Poverty coalition, in partnership with Missouri Community Action Network,...

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