General Interest

Spurlock, Aborn Support Bus Route Owners –– Five Board Members Vote No

By Sue Curry Jones The Ava R-I School Board met on Monday, Dec. 21, and the room was dominated by concerned citizens who came to...

Nubbin Ridge Homemakers Club

  The Nubbin Ridge Homemakers Club met December 10 at 11:00 a.m. in the home of Norma Stillings for our Christmas dinner. After Norma asked the...

Ava Community Visits Veterans For Christmas

Marilyn Alms and Sandra Walker of Daughters of the American Revolution suggested we, VFW Auxiliary Post 5993 and the Legion Hall Post 112, all...

Homemade Products To Help Save Money

By: Mindy Johnson   The stockings were all hung by the chimney with care, in hopes that St. Nick soon would be there…. Can you believe...

Missourians Urged to Be Cautious When Considering Digital Currency

JEFFERSON CITY — Secretary of State Jason Kander today issued an investor alert for Missourians considering digital currency invest­ments. Bitcoin and other digital curren­cies are...

Army Corps of Engineers to Issue America the Beautiful Federal Recreation Passes in 2016

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. –– Starting Jan. 1, 2016 the Army Corps of Engineers will begin issuing America the Beautiful National Parks and Federal Recreational...

Tuesday Night Bunco

Sybil Heckendorn was hostess, as well as, first high, Allie Gentry, second, Joretta Sawyer, door prize and Jewell Elliott, consolation. After one hour of games,...

Coupon Curiousity

'Twas the month of Christmas, and all through the news, stories of great savings, sure to amuse! Santa's needing help filling stockings, that are not...

St. Francis Church

Sunday, November 29 was the First Sunday in Advent. Just as last Sunday closed out the Christian year, this day we began a new...

Fourth Sunday Singing

  We had a very good singing this month, 11-22-15. It was hosted by Gentry Church. We appreciate them very much. Bro. Rod Welker opened...
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Dear Santa – Part 2

Dear Santa: My first name is  Michael, and I am 7 years old. I am in the 2nd grade at Ava Elementary. This Christmas...

Your Best Christmas Gift? 

Santa’s Helpers


Taking the Field