School News

Ava 7th, 8th Grade Girls Open Basketball Season at Mtn. Grove Tourney

The Ava 7th and 8th grade girls opened the 2014-15 basketball season in tournament play at Mtn. Grove. The 8th grade Lady Bears won their...

Ava Middle School Bears Open 2014-15 Basketball Season In Cabool Tournament

The Ava Middle School Bears opened the 2014 basketball season in tournament play last week at Cabool. Ava's 7th grade team finished second in...

SCA Coaches Name All-Conference Athletes

Coaches of the South Central Association met last week and named all-conference teams in football, softball and volleyball. In addition, coaches of the Southwest Cross...

Bear Boosters Basketball Tip-Off Monday, Nov. 17

As the transition is made from fall sports to basketball, the Ava Bear Booster Club will host its annual Basketball Tip-Off Monday night, Nov....

Ava Bears, Lady Bears Cross Country Teams Compete at State Championships

Ava Lady Bear Cross Country runner, Bailey Ray finished 10th at the state meet, making her the fastest  and the  highest placed girl runner ...

Ava 4th Graders Tour State Capitol

Ava 4th grade students and State Representative Lyle Rowland (left) are shown here at the conclusion of their Jefferson City field trip. During the trip...

Ava R-1 School Board Holds Special Meeting

By Sue Curry Jones On Monday, Oct. 27, the Ava R-1 School Board posted notice of a special closed session meeting slated for Tuesday, Oct....

Ava’s Football Season Ends With 41-30 Loss to Osage

Ava quarterback Cody Huff connected with Kane Thompson for a 99-yard touchdown pass play late in the third quarter here last Friday night to...

School Board Convenes Special Closed Session Meeting Thursday Oct. 30

Another closed meeting called for Wednesday, Nov. 5. The Ava R-1 School Board held a closed session meeting on Thursday, Oct. 30, at 6:30...

2014 Fall Soccer Tournament

Tournament Results 4th-8th 1st Place - HomePride Bank 2nd Place - Payroll Advance 3rd Place - KHAOS 4th Place - Longdollar Furniture 2nd-3rd 1st Place - Harris Excavating 2nd Place -...
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Douglas County Veterans Are Busy Counting Days Till The Wall Arrives

By Larry Morrison  It seems that sometimes in life one is just busier than other times.  This is one of those times for the Douglas...

Tuesday Bunco Meets

Nubbin Ridge Homemakers

Goodhope Ministries