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‘Super Blood Wolf Moon’ Eclipse Occurs This Sunday Night

by Michael Boyink 2019’s only total lunar eclipse will happen this Sunday night. The edge of the moon will first enter the shadow of the...

SBU Announces Winter 2018 Graduates, Fall Honor Roll

BOLIVAR, Mo. — Southwest Baptist University has released its Winter 2018 graduate and Fall 2018 honor roll lists. Graduates from the Ava area are listed...

Missouri State Releases Fall 2018 Dean’s List

By University Communications Each semester, students at Missouri State University who attain academic excellence are named to the dean’s list. From the surrounding area, the following...

Missouri Southern Announces Fall 2018 Deans List

JOPLIN, Mo. –– The Deans List for the Fall 2018 semester at Missouri Southern State University has been released, and two students from this...

MDC Will Host Prescribed Fire Workshops Throughout  Area 

Prescribed fire is a useful tool for land and wildlife management. The workshops are free.  WEST PLAINS – The Missouri Department of Conservation invites landowners,...

Apply Online for MDC Spring Managed Turkey Hunts Starting Feb. 1

Apply Feb. 1 - 28 through the MDC website at www.mdc.mo.gov/springturkeyhunts. JEFFERSON CITY – Missouri youth, archery, and firearms turkey hunters can apply online for...

Lottery Generates $29.7 Million in Monthly Profits for Education

Profits from Missouri Lottery ticket sales in December have been sent to the Lottery Proceeds Fund for public education. The January transfer of $29,728,156...

Brace Yourselves: NWS Forecasting Arctic Air Mass to Drop Temperatures into Teens With Single-Digit...

The National Weather Service is forecasting the arrival of an  Artic airmass on Saturday, which will drop temperatures to well-below freezing throughout the Ozarks.  A...

Ava Proclaims January Cervical Health Awareness Month

David Norman, the Mayor of the City of Ava,  signed a proclamation for the month of January as Cervical Health Awareness Month. Mindy Johnson,...
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