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Kratky Sentenced to 10 Years for Causing the Death of Daniel Bodrie

During law day with Judge Craig Carter on Tuesday, Feb. 4, the following individuals were sentenced to the Department of Corrections.  Ashley Kratky, 31, Springfield,...

Ava’s Cody Huff Wins Toyota Series Season Opener

By FLW Communications MANY, La. – Boater Cody Huff of Ava, Missouri – a standout collegiate angler for Bethel University – brought a five-bass limit...

Ava City Council: Dollar Tree Coming To Ava

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com On Tuesday, January 28th, 2020 the Ava Board of Aldermen convened for a business session at 5 p.m. Dollar Tree During the comments...

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No Medical Marijuana Dispensaries for Douglas County

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com On January 23rd, the Missouri Department of Health and Human Services announced the recipients of licenses for medical marijuana dispensaries. The state...

Bethel Team of Huff and Pierce Go Wire-to-Wire to Win on Toledo Bend

By Emily Harley, B.A.S.S. Communications MANY, La. — Cody Huff and Dakota Pierce finished what they started and clinched a wire-to-wire victory on Saturday in...

Top Tier: Lady Bears Win Cabool Classic, Again.

By Jason Hoekema / jason@douglascountyherald.com CABOOL – Three up and three down ended with a victory at the Annual Cabool Classic Tournament. Three opponents. Three...

Teamwork on Tour: Lady Bears Shine in Tournament Play

By Jason Hoekema / jason@douglascountyherald.com MANSFIELD – With it being the third non-district tournament of the season, the Ava Lady Bears have already hit a...

Greetings From: Holland MI

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com Home.  People ask us where home is. It’s a difficult question to answer. MsBoyink and I have had long conversations about it. We weren’t...

The Snoop: Types of Newspaper Articles

“Your opinion piece was biased.” “You should print only fact-based news, not opinion.” It used to be that newspapers were the only way people consumed news,...
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