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Four School Reunion Held In Ava


The Four School Reunion was held on Sept. 24 in Ava. Some of those who attended are shown above. The complete list of those attending included: Ray Cunningham, Judy Mackey Morisset, Donald Gene Kester, Harvey Mackey, Leroy Morisset, Loren Haden, ...

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The Snoop 10.6.2016


October 2-8 is National Newspaper Week. “Big whoop”, you may say. There won’t be any parades or  proclamations, and we certainly won’t be getting any time off to observe the special occasion. (We don’t get time off for much of ...

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Highway Patrol Investigates Wrecks In Area

The Missouri State Highway Patrol investigated traffic accidents in Douglas County during the past week, resulting in minor to moderate injuries to those involved. On Thursday, Sept. 29, officers were called to a one vehicle wreck north of Squires on ...

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Notes from Hunter Creek 10.6.2016

FAQs for Canoeing It’s important to realize that as Ozarkians, we reside in the middle of the best stream floating area of the United States if not the world. Occasionally, I am amazed when I run into someone who has ...

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Jones Honored by Missouri Press


Sue Curry Jones, publisher and news editor of the Douglas County Herald, was recently recognized by the Missouri Press Association for a series of news articles entitled, “Ava School Board Threatens Bus Route Owners.”  The honorable mention was in the ...

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