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Ava, Skyline School Districts Will Receive $120,000 Annually Through Healthy Schools Initiative

The local community is in line to receive more than $100,000 a year for the next five years as part of the Healthy Schools...

Bears Fall To Liberty, 47-13; Will Host Salem Friday Night

The Liberty Eagles scored on each of their first four possessions Friday night and held a 26-0 lead less than a minute into the...

Ava Kiwanis Club, Ava High School Recognize Citizens of the Month

Ava Kiwanis Club and Ava High School made the first Citizens of the Month presentations for the school year last Thursday. September Citizens of...

Ava Cross Country at Missouri Southern State University ‘The Southern Stampede’

The Ava cross country team ran Saturday, Sept. 21, in the prestigious "Southern Stampede" on the campus of Missouri Southern State University, Joplin. Forty-six schools...

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. ...

R.O.A.M. Puts on Show for “A Day In The Park”

Riders on a Mission, or R.O.A.M., put on quite a show for the audience at Option Pregnancy Center's "A Day In The Park" last...

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...

Flu Shots Available At Health Dept. on Oct. 1

The Douglas County Health Department will be offering the influenza vaccine daily, during regular business hours, on walk-in basis, beginning Oct. 1, from 8...

Bears Fall to Mtn. Grove 33-20; Prepare For Liberty This Week

Before the Bears got off the bus at Mtn. Grove last Friday night they knew they were in for a battle. It's always a...
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