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Lottery Makes Second-Largest Contribution To Public Education

Profits from Missouri Lottery ticket sales in October were sent to the Lottery Proceeds Fund for public education Friday, Nov. 9. The transfer of...

Veterans Day Reflections

Sen. Cunningham col. 11/15 One hundred years ago, an armistice was signed that brought an end to the hostilities of “the war to end all...

Council Praises Ava Volunteer Fire Department, Receives Award from Local Betterment Council 

Nina Carter, right, presented the City of Ava and Mayor David Norman, left, with the third-place plaque the local Community Betterment group received in...

Road Projects Approved by Missouri Highways & Transportation Commission at November Meeting

MoDOT, Southwest District –– The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission, at its meeting on Friday, Nov. 2 in Jefferson City, awarded projects to construction...

Congressman Smith Capitol Report  Nov 2

Your Vote, Your Voice We are blessed to live in a country with a unique form of government, one that checks itself and spreads power...

Local Government, Schools & Organizations: November Board Meetings

Douglas County Commissioners meet each Monday and Thursday, from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon, at the Douglas County Courthouse. Ava Board of Aldermen will meet...

Douglas County Voter Turnout Exceptionally High

County Road Sales Tax Passes, City Transportation Tax Rejected Several important issues brought Douglas County voters to the polls on Tuesday as 60% of registered voters...

BBB Alerts Consumers To Election-Themed Scams As Midterm Election Nears

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 30, 2018 – With the election coming up in one week, Better Business Bureau (BBB) is alerting consumers to several scams...

Senator Mike Cunningham

On Nov. 6, Missourians will head to the polls to cast their votes for numerous candidates and important issues, including four proposed amendments to...

Congressman Smith Capitol Report  October 26, 2018

 Sovereignty at Stake As I write this, a 7,000-person migrant caravan is marching across Mexico towards the United States’ southern border. From the politicians that...
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