Don't Miss
Home / Featured Story (page 32)

Featured Story

Strong Desire To Work With Kids

By Sue Curry Jones Teaching special education was not a part of Ginger Gastineau’s career plan when she graduated from Ava High School in 1993.  Her first choice was a vocation with numbers and a job in the field of ...

Read More »

Ava Kiwanis Club Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Ava Kiwanis Club members, all decked out in their yellow 25th anniversary shirts, pose for a picture at the 25th anniversary celebration last Thursday night. From left, front row, are: Connie Cornelius, Donna Dixon, secretary; Doris Liniger; and Glenda Little, president. ...

Read More »

Constitution Week Proclaimed Sept. 17-23

Local members of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) met at City Hall Tuesday afternoon to witness the signing of a Constitution Week proclamation by Ava Mayor Eddie Maggard. Constitution week will be observed Sept. 17-23. Sept. 17 marks ...

Read More »

New Beginnings, Old Traditions

By Sue Curry Jones The ‘family farm’ is an expression viewed sentimentally.  For many, it connotes an esteemed lifestyle, a tradition or birthright, and for Ava’s agriculture teacher, Wes Davis, it is the best part of teaching in Ava, it’s ...

Read More »

Homegrown With Love For Sports

By Sue Curry Jones Growing up in a family involved in sports, Jessie Sawyer confesses life would not seem normal without athletics.  She admits that she has always been interested in sports –– she loves being involved, and loves playing.  ...

Read More »