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25 years ago The community nativity scene at the junction of Highways 5 and 14 was erected last Saturday by a group of community volunteers....

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        25 years ago The Douglas County Commission has hired Smith & Edwards, a Mountain Grove contractor, to install an elevator in the Douglas County Courthouse. ...

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25 years ago Ava High School senior Pam Freeman was crowned Miss Merry Christmas Tuesday night, Nov. 23 at the annual Anchor Club Miss Merry...

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        25 years ago Ava High School’s presentation of “Bye Bye Birdie” was held last Friday night.  The musical was given by the music and drama...

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25 years ago Ava’s all-conference football selections are Scott O’Dell, Matt Turner, Reggie Stanifer, Tim Meyer, Brad Baxter, Brandon Ellison,, Daniel Brown, Austin Herrell, Casey...

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25 years ago Ava High School Bears prepare to host the Bolivar Liberators in the first round of the Missouri 3A football playoffs Wednesday night....

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25 years ago Kirk Dooms, of Ava, was sworn in last Friday as postmaster at Squires, filling a vacancy that had existed since longtime postmaster...

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25 years ago The Ava High School volleyball team advanced to the semi-finals of the District Tournament at Houston last Monday night before seeing their...

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      25 years ago Ava High School senior Chrystal Barnes was crowned Ava High School Homecoming Queen in halftime ceremonies at the Ava-Salem football game last...
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From the Mayor

LETTER TO EDITOR Dear Residents of Ava and Douglas County, This letter is simply a reminder of the importance of the City of Ava to Douglas...

Christmas Royalty 

Annual Ava Christmas Parade

Caring for Seniors

Ramblings of the Ole Parson

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