Local Students

Ava High School FFA Breakfast

  Locals fill their plates with breakfast foods during the Ava High School FFA Breakfast on Friday, Feb. 22, 2019.

Citizens of the Month

Ava R-1 High School Citizens of the Month for February are Kayden Myers (left) and Emaly Keyes (center). They are shown with Kiwanis representative...

Ava Middle School Students Compete in Mathematics Contest

Middle school math students brought home several awards, placing in three different categories during a recent math competition held in West Plains. The students...

DOCO Blessing Box to Open March 1

The DOCO Inc. Sheltered Workshop is excited to announce the arrival of Ava and Douglas County’s first Blessing Box, a new idea that offers...

New Eagle Scouts

Submitted Photo On February 13th, Local Boy Scout Troop 68 awarded the rank of Eagle Scout to (Left to Right): Jarom Wilber, Thomas Grissom, Andrew Baker,...

January Artists of the Month

Ava Elementary School 2nd Grade Artists of the Month for January are (Left to Right): Brody Nelson, Chloe Loftin, Peyton Johnston, Sophia Burch, Macy...

One Last Hoop-la: Lady Bears Play Season’s Final Match

By Jason Hoekema The last, final excursion for the Lady Bears in the 2018-2019 season occurred Monday at the Class 3, District 11 Missouri State...

Renaissance Awards February 2019 Ava High School

Class of 2022  Perfect Attendance Award Damian Adams, Orlando Ames, Jansen Breshears, Kiona Diver, Kaitlyn Ducker, Hannah Gwen Evans, Rebekah Evans, Julia Henry, Ava Johnson, Jacob...

January Ava Elementary Terrific Kids

The Ava Elementary January Terrific Kids gathered for a photograph on Monday, Feb. 18. The Terrific Kids are (TOP ROW) McKenzie Barnes, Stetson Day,...

Local Student Graduates from UW-Whitewater

WHITEWATER, WI –– Lauren Edwards from Ava, Mo., earned a degree from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at winter commencement on Dec. 15, 2018. Edwards graduated...
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