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New Massage and Facial Studio Opens in Ava

by Michael Boyink If the idea of talking with lawyers ties you all up in knots, take heart. Divine justice has arrived in Ava. Originally built...

Ava Bears Sport Shirts for Cervical Cancer Awareness

 January is cervical cancer awareness month and the Ava Bears will spotlight it by wearing these special warm-up shirts for their home game Friday...

Ava Proclaims January Cervical Health Awareness Month

David Norman, the Mayor of the City of Ava,  signed a proclamation for the month of January as Cervical Health Awareness Month. Mindy Johnson,...

Council On Aging Senior Center: Fun, games, health, and taxes

By Tommy Roberts    I must mention that anytime Ava Schools are shut down because of weather, the Senior Center will close as well.  If...

Ava Pool Sharks

Participants in the first inaugural 8-ball tournament at the Ava Community Center included (left to right): Troy Fleetwood, Joe Bricker, Ric Engelhardt, Jerry Shepard,...

45 Years Later: Cancer Survival By Suzanne Sanders

When Mindy (Herald ad manager and cervical cancer survivor) called me and asked me to write about my journey with cancer, which was many...

American Heart Association Targets Heart Disease in Missouri through #NoMOHeartDisease

Initiative aims to increase awareness and reduce risk of heart disease throughout Missouri The American Heart Association recently launched #NoMOHeartDisease, a year-long initiative created to...

Stress Management Impacted by the Challenge of Balance; Something to Think About in 2019

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — To reduce stress in our busy work and family lives, David Burton, county engagement specialist and leadership coach with University of...

Homelessness Is On the Rise Among Elderly

But, despite the “gloomy outlook” the issue is being addressed WASHINGTON, DC, Jan 4 – It’s been widely reported that 10,000 American seniors turn 65...

Calendar Of Events

This column is provided to our readers free of charge to announce upcoming events that are free to the public. Publication of the same...
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