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Demolition Derby Draws Record Crowd at Douglas County Fair

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyheraldcom There were probably Fords. Definitely some Chevies. Quite probably a Dodge or three. But mostly? It was hard to tell. Between crazy paint...

Looking Backward

25 years ago Maynard Wallace, a Thornfield native and superintendent of schools at Forsyth for the past 15 years, will assume the role as superintendent...

MOCH Do Run Club Begins New Session July 30

The Missouri Ozarks Community Health Wellness Center (MOCH) Do Run Club is gearing up to begin another six weeks of classes starting Tuesday, July...

Local Co-op Communicator Earns National Credential

ARLINGTON, Virginia – White River Valley Electric Cooperative is pleased to announce that Cassie Cunningham, Communications Supervisor, has earned recognition as a professional communicator...

A Small Medium @ Large

Illusions We Live PART III –Ambiguous and impossible figures illustrate that the brain’s neural substrates for vision can process information in more than one...

Herald Photos Available for Purchase Online

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyherald.com Maybe we got your grandchild, playing ball.  Maybe we got your husband, launching a new ministry in town. Maybe we got that project...

Carpenter Learned Glove Trade in Ava

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyheraldcom Parts of the story could be a movie. An outsider comes from the big city to the small town. Gets in the...

Sweeney Graduates From St. George’s University

Delaney Sweeney, of Wasola, Mo., has completed the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M.) degree with meritorious honors, at the College of Veterinary Medicine of...

Ava Resident Earns Degree

SALT LAKE CITY (Grassroots Newswire) July 9, 2019 - John McBryant, of Ava, Mo. has earned his Master of Business Administration degree from Western...

Notes from Hunter Creek by Roger Wall

The Other Nat’l River Ozarkians probably don’t realize how lucky they are. Besides living in the second best floating state (behind Alaska) with an abundant...
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