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25 Years Ago  Skyline R-2 School will double its classroom space when the addition, which is currently under construction, is completed. Rex Halcomb and James Orick...

25 Years Ago Circus Jaeger will be in Ava next week to set the stage for the 1995 Poke Salat Days. After all diplomas had been...

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25 Years Ago Members of the Top 10 percent of the Ava High School graduating class of 1995 are: Valedictorian Emily Gressman, Salutatorian Shalana Fleetwood,...

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25 Years Ago Graduates of the first Douglas County EXCEL Class, a three-month leadership development course, are: Oren Alcorn, Donna Alcorn, Marie Bristol, Judy Ross,...

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25 Years Ago  The Ava High School art department is currently conducting its year-end art show at the Ava Art Gallery on East Washington Ave...

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25 Years Ago  Ava High School earned high awards at the 1995 SMSU Inter-Scholastic Contest in West Plains. Students attending the contest include Rick Case,...

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25 Years Ago   Doran Coberly and Zane Gray were sworn in as Ava R-1 Board members. Coberly was elected to a first term on board...

August 13, 1970

Named recently as Intermediate League All-Stars were, left to right (front row): Ivan Chambers, Lowell Atchison, Jimmie Campell, Noel Atchison, Andy Clinkingbeard, Jeff Young,...

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25 Years Ago   Ava Mayor James “Bud” Norman secured a sound 72% of the votes in the Ava municipal election here to continue for a...

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25 Years Ago  Daylight Saving Time Returns. Turn your clocks FORWARD one hour this Sunday. Raymond and Carrie Sellers and grandchildren, Ron and Leslie Sellers, McCarthy...
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