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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 the opening show of the 1992 Show & Celebration. A photograph of James Hailey, one of ...

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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. The animal is owned by Johnny and Carol Sue Watterson, of Mansfield, and shown ...

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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 nursing home will be changed to Meadowbrook Manor of Ava. Hale Hardware, three-generation business ...

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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.  The Ava native will open his practice in the medical offices leased from ...

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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 County Fair is Rebecca Archer.  Some 13 girls participated in the queen contest ...

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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 by the nursing home staff.  Hundreds of folks spread blankets on the lawn ...

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Looking Backward 7.6.2017

   25 Years Ago July 2, 1992   The major Independence Day celebration of this area –– the annual Squires Picnic was held last Satur-day night, with another huge crowd of folks attending.  This Fourth of July celebration has been ...

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Looking Backward 6.29.2017

25 Years Ago June 25, 1992   The long awaited announcement has been made. The new Ava Post Office will be open to the public Monday morning. A new statute concerning driving while intoxicated in Missouri takes effect on July ...

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Looking Backward 6.22.2017

   25 Years Ago June 11, 1992   Missouri’s Casey’s Yankee Doodle A. was crowned 3-Year-Old Futurity Champion at the 1992 show of the Missouri Fox Trotting Horse Breed Association which closed here last Saturday night. For the fourth year, ...

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Looking Backward 6.15.2017

25 Years Ago June 11, 1992   The 1992 Poke Salat Days event competed with the weather last weekend, but even with rain most of the day on Saturday, most of the events went off as scheduled. TIP, the Duke ...

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