General Interest

Angling for Athletes Bass Tournament

Seventy-seven teams showed up Saturday morning for the 4th Annual Angling for Athletes Benefit Bass Tournament at Theodosia Marina on Bull Shoals Lake.  With...

A Small Medium at Large

A New Mindset.  “But it must be asked if we can remove cultural value from one part of our lives without destroying it in...

Stillings Blooms

by Kathleen Logan SmithDriving west of Ava on Highway 76 in May, the Stillings’ farm is sure to catch your eye with a row...

Representative Karla Eslinger’s Capitol Report

Hello Friends,  I hope this note finds all doing well.  Friday evening the Missouri House and Senate reached the conclusion of a productive legislative session...

What About This? By Wayne William Cipriano

I have been following the deployment or potential deployment of some of our most powerful military assets to the western Mediterranean Sea with what...

Tassle Hassle

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyheraldcom The Amish have Rumspringa. The Jewish have Bar and Bat Mitzvahs. The Australian Aboriginies have walkabouts. Coming of age. Different cultures celebrate it...

District Honors

Hannah Evans (left) and Eden Little both earned District Honors this past Saturday, May 11,  at the Class 3 District 6 meet held at...

All-Out Champions! Ava doubles-down over Willow Springs, Sweeps SCA

By Jason Hoekema Some may say that winning is sweeter than earning, but with a 12-6 victory over SCA competitor Willow Spring High School the...

Graduate Edition – Take Two

This week’s edition of the Douglas County Herald contains the “missing page” of Ava High School graduate photos regrettably omitted from last week’s edition. Find...

Free Flying Start Event May 18 in Willow Springs

Ever Dream of Flying? Join EAA Chapter 1218 on Saturday, May 18, at 9:00 a.m., for a free informational meeting that will help you...
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