Looking Backward

Looking Backward 5.31.2012

25 Years Ago May 28, 1987   The Ava Police Department is investigating vandalism that occurred at the Bethany Baptist church last Wednesday night, and Police Chief...

Looking Backward 5.24.2012

25 Years Ago May 21, 1987   The Missouri 3A District 12-baseball tournament is under way in Ava this week, and the Ava Bears are among the...

Looking Backward 5.17.2012

25 Years Ago May 14, 1987   Members of the Ava High School graduating class of 1925 gathered for a 62nd anniversary reunion at the Alumni Banquet...

Looking Backward 5.10.2012

25 Years Ago May 7, 1987   Honor graduates at Ava High School are Naomi Watkins, vale­dictorian, and LuCinda Bishop, salutatorian. Casey Allen Blau, 18 year old senior...

Looking Backward 5.3.2012

25 Years Ago April 30, 1987   Foreign language students from Ava High School took first place in the Culture Bowl last Saturday at Missouri Southern State...

Looking Backward 4.26.2012

25 Years Ago April 23, 1987   Vice-President George Bush and Mrs. Bush will be in Mtn. Grove on Monday, April 27 to re-dedicate the newly refurbished...

Looking Backward 4.19.2012

  25 Years Ago April 16, 1987   The Ava Area Chamber of Commerce has named J.G. Heinlein to serve as its executive director. Strong winds and a...

Looking Backward 4.12.2012

  25 Years Ago April 9, 1987   Edna Thompson will be crowned Oats Queen at the annual Spring Fling that will be held at the Ava...

Looking Backward 4.5.2012

  25 Years Ago April 2, 1987   All conference balloting for the 1986-87 basketball season places three Ava players on the honorable mention list. Receiving honorable...

Looking Backward 3.29.2012

  25 Years Ago March 26, 1987   The New Ava High School Library is now officially “Decker Library,” named in recognition of Dr. H. Max Decker,...
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