Featured Story

OTC and SBU Sign Agreement for Transfer Opportunities

SPRINGFIELD, MO — Ozarks Technical Community College and Southwest Baptist University signed an articulation agreement to allow students to seamlessly transfer from OTC into...

Community Events

This column is for fundraisers, benefits, or community functions for which a fee or membership dues are collected. Items will be printed in this...

Swim Bike Run

Summer School Run, Bike & Swim students continue to train for the TriAthlon set for Tuesday, June 25, at the City Park, from 9...

Rain Could Prompt Large Releases from White River Basin Lakes

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. –– The Army Corps of Engineers is advising people in flood plains downstream of Beaver, Table Rock, Bull Shoals and Norfork...

Fossett Named Recipient of Coordinator of the Year Award for MU Extension

Douglas County resident recognized for service.  COLUMBIA, Mo. - Terri Fossett, Southwest Missouri FNEP Project Coordinator for University of Missouri Extension, headquartered in Greene County,...

Court Docket Cases May 23

During Judge Bock’s Associate Court Day docket on May 23, there was a total of 108 criminal cases on the docket.   There were 89...

Hoofing It To Get Ready

Michael Boyink/Herald (Above) Brian Land, of Dora, MO gives his 7 year old horse Hail Mary a workout at the Fox Trotters Facility on Monday. Land...

MoDOT Closes Highway 14 West of Ava

Herald staff photos On Monday, May 13, MoDOT officially closed Highway 14, west of Ava to traffic, citing recent flood waters had eroded the roadway...

2500 Miles of Arts and Culture Begins June 10

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com Squares on the square.   A geometry puzzle? You might see some puzzled participants, but the intent is more social than scholastic. One Saturday,...

Care to Learn, Crosslines To Host Two Free Food Events 

The first food distribution event is Friday, June 14.  Crosslines and Care to Learn will facilitate the first of two food distribution give-a-ways to be...
Ava
clear sky
80.6 ° F
86 °
76 °
58 %
1.3mph
1 %
Thu
90 °
Fri
96 °
Sat
91 °
Sun
89 °
Mon
83 °