General Interest

Douglas County Museum

A group of musicians have been coming by the Museum and playing on the front porch on Saturdays.  The banjo and guitars sound good. ...

Ava Senior Center

Our menu for this week includes:  Monday, August 20—Open face turkey sandwich, mixed vegetables, cookie.  Tuesday, August 21—BBQ beef sandwich, tater tots, coleslaw, salad...

Signs and Gates For The Bateman

Great things are happening at the Bateman Ranch in the Ava District of the Mark Twain National Forest. Trail riders and hikers will be excited...

Lilly Ridge Extension Club Monthly Meeting

Present for the August 2nd meeting were Karen N. Davis, Lynn Bentele, Alice Hurley, Lily Branco, Edith McKinnon, Maxine Smith and Linnie Ingram at...


Tuesday, July 31st we were called to order by Sharon and we had a total of 14 weighing in with a loss of 19...

Douglas County Museum

There is a certain citizen living near Ava who for some time has bought his flour from Mansfield and other places, but on last...


Tuesday, July 24th we were called to order by Sharon and a total of 12 weighed in with a loss of 9.75 lbs. The...

Douglas County Museum

Lyons Mill was among the earliest mills in Douglas County.  Samuel Ford built the original structure in the 1840’s, but his habit of drowning...

Big Bob's Fishing Report

By Bob Stickles-Big Bob's Bait & Tackle Not much has changed nor will it change until weather changes, lake level changes or fall gets here. The...

Classifieds 7.26.2012

FOR SALE C&S Woodcutting, $35/rick picked up, $40 delivered in Ava city limits. Call Cody 417-686-0888.           13-tf GOT BUGS? FOR termites, ants, spiders, roaches, fleas, etc. ...
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