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Ava Middle School Students of the Month for January 

The character word at Ava Middle School during the month of January was trustworthy, and students selected as examples of the character trait are...

Hoopcoming Royalty 2019

Photo provided by Amy Phillips   The Ava High School 2019 Hoopcoming Queen and King shown above were crowned Friday night just prior to the Ava...

Outgunned: Ava Lady Bears Fall to Salem at Home

By Jason Hoekema There is a song that says to dance with the one that brought you and you can’t go wrong. This was the...

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: Ava Bears Top Foul-Troubled Houston

By Jason Hoekema The Ava Bears toppled the foul-ridden Houston High School Tuesday night with a near-double score over the visiting Tigers.  The win wasn’t without...

Skyline Archers Aim High

During a recent archery tournament, Heidi Strong took third place in the middle school girls division. Heidi, a student at Skyline, is  pictured above...

Local Scouts Qualify for Eagle Scout By Completing Benchmarks, Special Projects

Eagle Scout Recognition Ceremony Is Wednesday, Feb. 13, at 7 p.m. at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, in Ava. Last week Boy Scout...

CofO Announces Fall President’s List, and Dean’s List for 2018

POINT LOOKOUT — College of the Ozarks has recognized students for earning a high level of academic distinction during the fall 2018 semester with...

Artists of the Month

Ava Elementary School Artists of the Month from Fourth Grade for December. Front row: Austin Lamb, Peyton Turner, and Kuentin Vallance. Back row; Maddy...

Herald Seeks Submissions for Student Art and Writing Review

By Michael Boyink Calling all 13 year-old to 18 year-old writers and artists in Douglas County! The Herald wants to show you off to the...

Missouri S&T Announces Honor List

ROLLA –– Missouri University of Science and Technology announces the names of students who made the honor list for the Fall 2018 semester. To be...
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