School News

Regional 4-H Participates in Feeding Missouri Food Drive

In February, Missouri 4-H collaborated with Feeding Missouri in a first-of-its-kind statewide food drive.  Every 4-H club in the state was invited to contribute...

Skyline Astronaut Orbits Fair

Photo submitted Aidan Acree dressed as Neil Armstrong for Skyline School’s language arts fair.

Comeback Champions

Ava tops Strafford in 7th, wins district title By Jason Hoekema FAIR GROVE – It was difficult to predict the outcome of Wednesday’s game against Strafford....

Tassle Hassle

by Michael Boyink / mike@douglascountyheraldcom The Amish have Rumspringa. The Jewish have Bar and Bat Mitzvahs. The Australian Aboriginies have walkabouts. Coming of age. Different cultures celebrate it...

District Honors

Hannah Evans (left) and Eden Little both earned District Honors this past Saturday, May 11,  at the Class 3 District 6 meet held at...

All-Out Champions! Ava doubles-down over Willow Springs, Sweeps SCA

By Jason Hoekema Some may say that winning is sweeter than earning, but with a 12-6 victory over SCA competitor Willow Spring High School the...

Graduate Edition – Take Two

This week’s edition of the Douglas County Herald contains the “missing page” of Ava High School graduate photos regrettably omitted from last week’s edition. Find...

AHS Class of 2019 Graduates May 10

Excitement was in the air and the sun was brightly shining on Friday, May 10, at C.E. Harlan Stadium as parents, family members, friends...

April Students of the Month 

Ava Middle School students of the month for April are, front row, l to r:  Rosanna Procter, Farmers Insurance; Rachael Garner, Colton Wiles, Peyton...

Ava Class of ‘79 Reunion

Submitted Photo The Ava High School class of 1979 met for their 40th reunion Saturday May 4th at the Ava Life Church. Top row (left to...
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