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Middle School Bears Drop Two Against Willow Springs Last Week

Ava Middle School hosted the Willow Springs Bears for football action on September 27th at Silvey Field. The visiting Willow Springs squad won the...

Defense Again Strong As Bears Hold Houston Scoreless Friday Night

By Chance Dry An early sunset, with lights on and the stadium full, it was time for another SCA conference game. The Bears, hosted the...

2018 Homecoming Royalty

The 2018 homecoming candidates were recognized Friday night during halftime of the Ava - Houston football game.   Homecoming King Candidates      

4-H Youth Horse Workshop October 20 Open to All

MOUNTAIN GROVE — Do you have a child that loves horses? Wright County 4-H is offering a new workshop open to any youth age...

Autistic Actor Premieres Self Made Movie

The Branson Regional Arts Council invites the public to attend the premiere showing of a new digital film entitled, “Pratt The Movie.” This free community...

Missouri State Releases Summer 2018 Dean’s List

Students from Douglas County made the Dean’s list. SPRINGFIELD – Each semester, students at Missouri State University who attain academic excellence are named to the...

4-H Trap Shooting Competition 

Jayce Atchison, Ava, Mo., and Shelby Odom, Mansfield, Mo., were  competitors in the 4-H State trap shooting competition held on Saturday, August 25, at...

Skyline Students Honor Grandparents

Skyline students and administrators recognized grandparents last week by hosting a special program at the school.  The school also sponsored a give-a-way drawing for...

Academic Students of the Month

Ava R-I High School has selected Jasmine Nelson and Hunter Drenske as Academic Students of the Month for September.   A senior at Ava High...

Seven Students Earn Academic All-State Honors

Academic All-State honors were earned during the 2018 track season by the Ava students shown above, from l to r, Sydney Gunter, Grace Key,...
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