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The Snoop 9.1.2016

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The Missouri Fox Trotting Horse Breed Association will begin the 58th annual Show and Celebration of the organization on Labor Day, with the event scheduled to run the entire week, ending on Saturday night, Sept. 10, with the crowning of ...

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Mindy Throws First Pitch

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Several members of the Douglas County Herald staff had the opportunity last Saturday evening to attend a Springfield Cardinals baseball game where staff member Mindy Johnson was honored to throw out a first pitch before the game, representing GYNCA Cancers ...

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City Continues to Focus On Improvements

By Sue Curry Jones On Tuesday, Aug. 23, city council approved a resolution allowing the mayor to execute a contract.  Council also approved rezoning a residence, as requested by the property owner.  During closed, however, litigation and personnel issues were ...

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New Teachers at Ava R-1

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Some new faces, as well as some familiar ones, will be starting the school in new-teacher positions today. Pictured from left are: Casey Merrifield, alternative school director; Riley Jenkins, high school social studies; April Britt, 5th grade; Kendra Shelton, biology; ...

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