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25 years ago Jerry Delcour and Randy Heriford, both of Ava, won first place in the 44th annual Missouri State Men’s Bowling Association Tournament which...

Looking Backward 6.28.2018

25 Years Ago July 1, 1993 Performing at the Douglas County Fair on Friday evening next week will be Dan Herrell and the Willis Brother Band,...

Looking Backward 5.17.2018

25 years ago Rapid Lube and Tires opened this week in spacious new facilities just west of Sonic Drive-In.  Owner and operator Carl Calhoun says...

Looking Backward 4.12.2018

25 years ago Ava Mayor James “Bud” Norman presented the Sassafras Sprouts Hoedowners a special award last Friday, recognizing the young cloggers as Ava’s “Ambassadors...

Looking Backward September 14, 2017

The Tigress, owned by Linda Shaddy and Laura Hudson of Tri-Mi Stables, Grovespring, and shown by Hudson, was named champion foal Monday afternoon in...

Looking Backward August 10, 2017

25 Years Ago August 6, 1992 Mans-Mo Sheik Fabulous EX 91 was named grand champion of the South-Central Holstein District Show at Houston on June 20....

Looking Backward 8.3.2017

25 Years Ago July 30, 1992 Crestview Healthcare has a new owner and will take a new name effective Aug. 1. The name of the 120-bed...

Looking Backward 7.27.2017

25 Years Ago July 23, 1992   Dr. Floyd Hennan is in Ava this week preparing for the opening of his general family practice on Monday morning. ...

Looking Backward 7.20.2017

25 Years Ago July 16, 1992   Sara Semro was crowned 1992 Douglas County Fair Queen, with Courtney Fossett named Fair Princess, Petite Princess of the Douglas...

Looking Backward 7.13.2017

25 Years Ago July 9, 1992   A large crowd gathered on the front lawn of Crestview Healthcare last Friday night to watch a fireworks display presented...
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Extensive Damage at Country Club as Strong Storms Move Through Friday...

Excessively hard rain and wind hit the Ava Country Club Friday night, August 10, around 7:15 p.m., with considerable damage occurring near the clubhouse....

The Snoop 8.9.18