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Greetings From Dillon, South Carolina

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com 9/11 changed my life. No, I didn’t lose a relative in the horrible building collapses. And no, I didn’t have any close...

Five Sentenced To  Dept. of Corrections

During Circuit Court Law Day on Tuesday, Sept. 3, the following individuals were sentenced to the Department of Corrections:  Nicholas Deren, 18, Springfield, received six...

Support Groups Planned for October, November

Ozark Independent Living (OIL) will host two support groups this fall. One is for those living with anxiety and another for those living with...

2019 Silvey Stampede

The 7th annual Silvey Stampede was held Friday, Sept. 6, before the Ava High School football game.  For the event, participants were grouped by...

Reception Honoring Jim and Marge Norman Sept. 16 at Ava Country Club

The public is cordially invited to attend a reception honoring Jim and Marge Norman, of Ava, on Monday, Sept. 16, at the Ava Country...

National Child Passenger Safety Week is Sept. 15-21

Car seats save lives. JEFFERSON CITY – Is your child in the right safety seat? The Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety wants to ensure all...

Local VFW Groups to Host Community Service Event Sept. 14 in Theodosia

District 18 of the Missouri Department Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States will hold a community service event on Saturday, Sept. 14,...

Multiple Traffic Accidents This Week; Fatality Crash in Gainesville, Ava

A fatality traffic crash occurred in Gainesville, Mo., Monday, Sept. 9, at 4:11 p.m.  The wreck happened at the intersection of Highway 5 and...

Free Fall Color Tram Tours Offered on Katy Trail Oct. 23 – 24

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, SEPT. 3, 2019 – Experience the dramatic scenery of fall colors along Missouri River bluffs during the Fall Colors Tram Tours...

Surprise D.C. Trip for Local Vet Gets National Attention

 by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com It’s much easier to wait for something when you don’t know you are waiting. The Honor Flight of the Ozarks (HFOTO) provides...
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2019 Fall Saturday Soccer Schedules

Ava Parks & Recreation Fall Youth Soccer Leagues start this Saturday. During the season, to confirm schedules or check for weather-related or other cancellations,...