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Richelle Pettit to Spend Semester in Greece

SEARCY, Ark. – Richelle Pettit of Ava departed Tuesday, May 8, to spend a three-month semester living outside of Athens while studying at Harding...

Ava FFA Chapter Banquet Includes Awards, Reflections

By Kendra Schuster, Student Development Vice President, and Rebecca Neal, Co-Reporter On Friday May 4, the Ava FFA Chapter held its Annual FFA Awards Banquet...

Tucker Is Recipient of Missouri Masonic Scholarships Award

COLUMBIA - The Grand Lodge AF & AM of Missouri has awarded sixteen Masonic Scholarships to students throughout our great state. Among those, Lacey...

Ava FFA Labor Auction Held Last Thursday at Douglas Co. Stockyards

By Kendra Schuster, Chapter Treasurer In order to raise money for banquet and summer activities, the Ava FFA chapter held its annual Labor Auction at...

Ava Golf Team Takes First at Willow Springs

The Ava High School golf team traveled to Willow Springs last Tuesday, April 24, and took first place. Ava came in with a combined team...

Meghan Whitacre Is Big Winner In Skyline Science Fair

The Skyline School annual Science Fair was held March 29 with competition from 4th grade to 8th grade.  A total of 47 projects were...

FFA Students Gearing Up For Local Auction April 26

The Future Farmers of America is once again hosting the annual FFA Labor Auction on Thursday, April 26, at the Douglas County Livestock facility,...

Ava High Student Among Finalists In Washington, D.C. National Youth Tour

BRANSON–Three area Ozarks youth will represent White River Valley Electric Cooperative and travel to Washington, D.C., with the national Youth Tour from June 16...

Citizens of the Month for March Represent 'Courage'

Dakota Cain, son of Mechelle Ash and Donald Gould, earned Ava High School’s Citizen of the Month award for March.  He likes to race...

Connell Invited to Attend Summer Seminar Program At U.S. Naval Academy

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - The U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) invited a select group of approximately 2,250 young men and women from around the nation and...
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