Looking Backward

Looking Backward

  25 years ago The 1993 World Grand Champion Missouri Fox Trotter is Missouri’s Charming April M., owned by Judy Middleton, of Nixa, and ridden to...

Looking Backward

25 years ago Ava’s new postmaster, Dave Graham, arrived on the scene last Friday and immediately assumed charge of the local facility. Graham, 44, is...

Looking Backward 8.23.2018

25 years ago When Richard Huber pulled into the driveway at Clinton Hodges’ home in Ava a few weeks ago, he didn’t know what would...

Looking Backward – Back Issues of the Douglas County Herald

25 years ago New teachers at Ava Schools this year include Susan Corder, kindergarten; Margaret Sparnicht, middle school English; Misti Gaddis, Middle school EMH; Kathy...

Looking Backward

25 years ago Jerry Delcour and Randy Heriford, both of Ava, won first place in the 44th annual Missouri State Men’s Bowling Association Tournament which...

Looking Backward 6.28.2018

25 Years Ago July 1, 1993 Performing at the Douglas County Fair on Friday evening next week will be Dan Herrell and the Willis Brother Band,...

Looking Backward 5.17.2018

25 years ago Rapid Lube and Tires opened this week in spacious new facilities just west of Sonic Drive-In.  Owner and operator Carl Calhoun says...

Looking Backward 4.12.2018

25 years ago Ava Mayor James “Bud” Norman presented the Sassafras Sprouts Hoedowners a special award last Friday, recognizing the young cloggers as Ava’s “Ambassadors...

Looking Backward September 14, 2017

The Tigress, owned by Linda Shaddy and Laura Hudson of Tri-Mi Stables, Grovespring, and shown by Hudson, was named champion foal Monday afternoon in...

Looking Backward August 10, 2017

25 Years Ago August 6, 1992 Mans-Mo Sheik Fabulous EX 91 was named grand champion of the South-Central Holstein District Show at Houston on June 20....
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