Looking Backward

Looking Backward

25 years ago The thunderstorms that passed through this region Tuesday evening brought the most significant rainfall amounts the Ava area has seen in the...

Looking Backward

25 years ago Ava Public School began classes Wednesday with several new faculty members on staff.  They are Penny Loftin, middle school EMH aid; Cathy...

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25 years agoMissouri State Highway Patrol Sgt. Dan Middleton, Ava, commanding officer of Troop G’s Zone 5, which includes Douglas and Ozark counties, will...

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25 years ago Before the ink was dry on the contract, construction had begun on Ava’s new school facilities that will include a middle school...

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25 years ago The Ava Recycling Center recently received $2,000 toward the purchase of a new glass crushing machine from White River Valley Electric’s Operation...

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25 years ago Cleo Cole of rural Norwood was in Ava last Saturday to present pictures of her grandparents, Richard and Elizabeth (Marler) Hodge, to...

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25 years ago Maynard Wallace, a Thornfield native and superintendent of schools at Forsyth for the past 15 years, will assume the role as superintendent...

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25 years ago Crowned as royalty of the Douglas County Fair to kick off activities of the Douglas County Fair last Thursday evening were Robin...

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25 years ago John and Patty Potts, owners of Longdollar Furniture & Appliance just north of the Ava square, on Jefferson Street, have purchased the...

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25 years ago Dennis Uhles, chairman of the County Extension Council, received word last week that Douglas County has been approved for a grant to...
Ava
light rain
31.6 ° F
33 °
30 °
100 %
2.5mph
90 %
Thu
37 °
Fri
37 °
Sat
38 °
Sun
42 °
Mon
41 °