Local Residents

The 11th Frame Bowling Scores

3-18-19 Monday Men’s: Ron Boedekker            226 Game Pudgie McNeial            587 Series 3-19-19 Tuesday Ladies’: Connie Bacorn    ...

Longtime Driver Runs Final Routes for Rural Feed Mill

By Kaitlynn McConnell THORNFIELD – As dawn breaks against the quiet black of night, Wade Turner puts  on his overalls and goes to work. He’s a...

Marriage Announcement

Hannah Kayleen Reich and Adam Mason Stewart were united in marriage on Saturday, Dec. 29, 2018, at Brookside Church, in Branson, Mo.  Hannah is...

Envelope Please! Student Art and Writing Review Winners Announced

By Michael Boyink mike@douglascountyherald.com The submissions for the first Douglas County Herald Student Art and Writing Review are in, and they are proof positive that Douglas...

Retired Teachers Association March Meeting

At the March Retired Teacher Association meeting, guest speaker and author Leo Dowden shared a story that was published in the book Tales of...

Tommy Roberts Receives Extension Honors

Photo submitted Tommy Roberts, above, was presented the Honor Roll Leadership Award for his work as chairman of the Douglas County Extension Office.  This award...

2019 Spring Soccer Scores & Schedule

The spring season of the youth soccer league is underway. Players’ families should monitor weather conditions for possible cancellations. The cancellation line is 417-683-PARK...

11th Frame Bowling Scores

March 4 - Monday Mens:  Ron Boedekker 256 Game Ron Boedekker 661 Series March 5 - Tuesday Ladies: Connie Bacorn 156 Game Connie Bacorn 284 Series March 7 - Thursday...

Notes from Hunter Creek

The Big Bend Area Of Texas Part II –– Continued US Hwy. 90 leads to Marathon, Texas, the site of an old hotel bed and breakfast...

The Emersons Deliver Trout: A Fish Tale

By Kathleen Logan Smith For Missourians, Friday, March 1 launched Catch & Keep Trout Season sending thousands of ambitious anglers to their favorite fly fishing...
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Ava R-I School Board Reorganizes; Hires Staff for 2019-20 School Term

The Ava R-I Board of Education reorganized Tuesday evening with two newly elected board members taking the oath of office.  During the session, Brandi...

Notes from Hunter Creek

Congressman Jason Smith

Retirement Bound

Congressman Visits Ava

Greetings From…