Looking Backward

Stories from the Herald’s 103+ years of history

Looking Backwards

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...

Looking Backwards

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...

Looking Backward

25 years ago The Ava City Council passed an amendment to strengthen the city’s tobacco ordinance. The original ordinance made it unlawful to sell tobacco...

Looking Backward

25 years ago Bradley and Brandon Mills were honored with a birthday party at the home of their parents, Jim and Shawna Mills. The twins...

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25 years ago A bake sale will be held at Ava’s Walmart store with all proceeds going to the Douglas County Fair Board to purchase...

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25 years ago Chuck and Lee Burrow, of Ava, purchased the Avalon Movie Theater and plan to bring in live shows, both musical and theater-type...

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25 years ago Christmas trees are still useful after the holiday season. They can be “recycled” to improve fish habitat in ponds or turned into...

Looking Backwards

25 years ago Christmas trees are still useful after the holiday season. They can be “recycled” to improve fish habitat in ponds or turned into...

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25 years ago The Ava R-1 Board of Education, in a closed session following the regular meeting, approved the employment of 3 staff members  and...

Looking Backwards

25 years ago The Ava Lady Bears took home the first place trophy from the Cabool Tournament. Team members include: Tobi Stover, Christa Heath,...
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