Looking Backward

Looking Backward

25 years ago Joe Murphy, alderman from the east ward on the Ava City Council, filed for re-election this week. Also filing for the same...

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25 years ago Paul C. Martin, longtime ranger of the Ava Ranger District, U.S. Forest Service, retired Jan. 3.  Martin, district ranger here since 1975,...

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25 years ago Road crews were out this week spreading chemicals and abrasives on area roads after a thin layer of frozen precipitation fell during...

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25 years ago Fire that caused serious damage to the Gary Stigall residence last Thursday evening broke out around the electric cooktop range.  Firemen contained...

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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....
Ava
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Douglas County Health Department Schedule

417-683-4174 603 NW 12th Ave., P.O. Box 940, Ava, Mo. 65608 Regular Office Hours:  Mon. Tues. Fri. 8:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. and 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. Wed. Thurs. 8:00 a.m....

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