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Stories from the Herald’s 103+ years of history

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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25 Years Ago  Jarrett Dougherty of Ava accepted a position playing drums with Barbara Fairchild’s band in Branson for the 1995 season.  Weston State, 9, a...

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25 Years Ago A group of golden age people made a two day trip last week to Hot Springs, Ark., through the Douglas County National...

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25 Years Ago Chaney Monument Works, operating out of Gainesville since 1971, will open a showroom in Ava next week. The statewide tornado drill will be...

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25 Years Ago The 21st annual statewide tornado drill will be held next Tuesday, A shooting in Ava that left two people dead and another man...

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25 Years Ago Voting in the annual city and school elections this April will take on a new dimension. The traditional paper ballot with squares...

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25 years ago Everett Thomas and Nan Greer were crowned Valentine’s resident King & Queen at Meadowbrook Manor. Judy McKee and Bill Whittaker were named...

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25 years ago – February 9, 1995 Lynda (Robertson) Clouse graduated magna cum laude from SMSU, with a bachelor of science degree in agriculture communications, a...
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