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Unofficial Election Results: Loftin New Ava Mayor, Stanifer and Johnson Win Ava School Board...

By Michael Boyink mike@douglascountyherald.com Ava and Douglas County residents turned out at the polls yesterday and elected a new city mayor and several school board members. Even...

Storm Sirens To Be  Tested On April 10

The Ava / Douglas County Emergency Management office will be testing the storm alert sirens on Wednesday, April 10, at 10 a.m.   If severe...

Greetings From…Helena, Arkansas

Helena, Arkansas By Michael Boyink mike@douglascountyherald.com He shuffled in supported by a walker.  He was the same height as my grandfather - coming just up to my...

Skyline R-II Board Meeting

Skyline R-II board members met in regular session on Wednesday, March 20, with all seven members present.   Consent agenda items consisting of board minutes,...

Local Gymnast Qualifies for Regional Competition

Katie Brooks, daughter of Dave and Jackie Brooks of Ava, recently qualified for the Region 4 USA Xcel Silver Regional Championship competition to be...

CherNastic Gymnasts Excel at Competition

The CherNastics Gymnastics sanctioned USA Xcel Gymnastics team recently qualified for the Missouri State Championships held at Union Station in Kansas City Mo. on...

Unofficial Election Results from Douglas and Surrounding Counties

Here are the unofficial results from Douglas and surrounding counties Douglas County Ozark County Taney County Webster County Christian County Howell County Texas County Wright County

R-I School Board Accepts Resignations, Adopts Minor Change to 2018-19 Calendar

Troy Tredway, left, was recognized for his service on the school board last Thursday.  As outgoing board members, Tredway and Lowell Strong have served...

Pro-Life Rally Held at Local Theater, Fundraiser for Options Pregnancy Clinic

Tom Martincic, shown above on stage, emceed the pro-life rally held at the Ava TrueView Family Theater Tuesday evening in Ava. Approximately 80 people...

April 6 Sixth Annual Glade Top Trail Run

The sixth annual Glade Top Trail Run is fast approaching and organizers are readying for the big event, which will be held Saturday, April...
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