General Interest

Baseball Bears Burn 6-0 Lead, Drop SCA Contest at Houston

The Ava Bears took a six run lead into the bottom of the fifth inning at Houston last Wednesday but saw the SCA title...

City Council Holds Tuesday Meeting By Sue Curry Jones The Ava Board of Aldermen met on Tuesday this week and approved the renewal of a lease agreement with the Douglas...

Home Town Graduate Joins HomePride Bank

HomePride Bank announced this week that Ava native Bart Ellison has been hired as Senior Vice President to open a new bank facility in...

Ava Senior Baseball Players Honored at Senior Night

Ava's four senior baseball players were recognized with their parents prior to the game here last Wednesday with Thayer.

Ava Middle School Choir Students Participate In Solo, Ensemble Festival

On Saturday, April 26, Ava Middle School choir students participated in a solo and ensemble festival at the Ava Performing Arts Center. The guest...

Douglas County Public Library Announces Summer Reading Program

Readers of all ages will be transformed into scientists this summer as the Douglas County Public Library presents "Fizz, Boom, Read!" during the 2014...

Bowls Perfect Game

Dan Garner, of Ava, bowled a perfect game at Bowlers ConnXtion in Mtn. Grove. He received a 300 ring from USBC.

Ava FFA Attends State Convention

The Missouri State FFA Convention was held April 24 and 25 in Columbia. Above are representatives from the Ava High School chapter who attended....

FFA Chapter Holds Annual Banquet

By Molly Henderson FFA President 2014-15 The Ava FFA Chapter held their annual banquet, Friday, May 2, at 6 p.m. at the high school cafeteria. Members and...

Fire Dept. Wins TV

The Eastern Douglas County Volunteer Fire Department entered a contest by Missouri 1 Call, with the main focus of getting the word out to...
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