Local Students

Local Student Will See U.S. Naval Academy At Summer Seminar

ANNAPOLIS, Md.- The U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) invited a select group of approximately 2,550 young men and women from around the nation and abroad...

Head Start Visits Squires Fire Dept.

Ava Head Start visited the Squires Volunteer Fire Department on Monday, May 19. Mrs. Doris Pinckney and her assistants brought 15 children to learn...

Delta Kappa Gamma Awards Grant-In-Aid

Xi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International awarded their 2014 grant-in-aid to Katie Hamby, a resident of Caulfield, and a graduate of West...

Adam Caine Earns Distinguished Leadership Award

Adam Caine is being recognized for the Distinguished Leadership Award based on his participation in the program called KC No Violence Alliance (NoVA) and his...

Emily Petty Receives Ozarks Teacher Corps Scholarship

Emily Petty, of Ava, is a new member of the Ozarks Teacher Corps scholarship program, which will provide a $4,000, two-year renewable scholarship ($8,000...

4th Graders Visit Rep. Rowland

On Wednesday, April 23, the 4th grade classes from Ava Elementary visited with Rep. Lyle Rowland at the state capitol and other sites in...

Halle Eggleston Awarded Hagan Scholarship

Halle Eggleston, a senior at Ava High School, has been awarded the prestigious Hagan Scholarship, a full-ride scholarship to the college of her choice. The...

Maison Bovard is All-State Basketball Selection

The Missouri Basketball Coaches Association has selected Ava High School senior Maison Bovard as a Class 3 all-state selection in girls' basketball. Maison is one...

Ava 4-H Club Receives Grant For Maintenance

The Ava 4-H Club received the Kemper Community Service Grant once more this year. Writers of the grant were Bonnee Stafford, 4-H volunteer, and...

Ava Students Embrace Poinsettia Growing Christmas Project as Learning Experience

By Sue Curry Jones Students in the Ava High School horticulture class are readying for Christmas, and the annual FFA poinsettia sales.  The classroom project...
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