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Lady Bears Court Trouble But Find a Way To Win Against Salem

It was the perfect evening for a ballgame Tuesday as the Lady Bears took on the Salem Tigers here in Ava. Macey Phillips and...

Lightning, Long Bus Ride, Hallsville Indians, Can’t Stop The Bears As They Roll to...

By Chance Dry Adversity. That is what the Ava Bears football team had to overcome Friday night, against the Hallsville Indians. From a three plus...

Local Boy Scout Troop Holds Court of Honor

Boy Scout Troop 68 was host to a Court of Honor last week, with local veteran Bill Henry serving as guest speaker.  Henry shared...

Ava’s Jacob Key Attends Boys State

WARRENSBURG, Mo –– Jacob William Key participated in The American Legion Boys State of Missouri June 16-23 on the campus of the University of...

AHS Class of 2019 Students and Parents To Meet Aug. 30 

Ava High School is hosting an informational meeting for students and parents of the graduating class of 2019.  The meeting will be held Thursday,...

MSU-West Plains Announces Summer Chancellor’s List 

WEST PLAINS, Mo.– Officials at Missouri State University-West Plains have announced their Chancellor’s List honorees for the 2018 summer session. In Ava, Rachel M. Swofford...

Fishing for Scholarships

Editors Note:  The following story release was sent to the Douglas County Herald from Scott Fiedler, Public Relations and Public and Community Relations for the Tennessee Valley Authority,...

Local Ag Students Learn About, Experience Midwest Agriculture

Eight students representing the Ava FFA Chapter recently traveled to south central and southwest Kansas to experience Midwest agriculture first-hand via the use of ...

Local Students Participate In Agriculture Tour

Eight Ava students recently completed a three-day tour of agricultural related industries.  Touring as representatives of the local FFA Chapter, the group was accompanied...
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