School News

Ava R-1 Rehires Administrative Staff, Approves Food Service Contract

Votes were unanimous to re-hire the administrative staff at Ava R-1 last Thursday evening during the closed session segment of the board meeting.  School...

NHS Intramural Basketball Tourney Runs March 8 – 13

The annual Intramural Basketball Tournament sponsored by Ava High School National Honor Society will begin Thursday, March 8 with games continuing March 9, 10,...

Lady Bears Pick Up Two Wins This Week

The Ava Lady Bears picked up two more big wins this week, including another overtime win over Blue Eye on Thursday night and an...

Bears Still Undefeated In SCA; Play at Houston Friday

The Ava Bears are on their way to an undefeated conference title if they can get past Houston this Friday night. The Bears played host...

Ava FFA Competes In Proficiencies & Degrees

Ava FFA recently competed in Area Proficiency Awards and reviewed applications for Area and State FFA Degrees. A proficiency award recognizes a member based on...

Ava, Plainview and Skyline School Lunch Menu

Key: (A)        = Smart Choice entrée item (16 grams of fat or less) (B)        = Homemade fresh in the Opaa Kitchen (C)        = Whole Grain item (D)       ...

Lady Bears Lose SCA Game to Willow Springs Here; Beat Norwood Monday Night

The Ava Lady Bears traveled to Norwood Monday night and claimed a big 52-36 non-conference win. That came after the Ava girls suffered a heartbreaking...

Bears Win SCA Games Over Liberty, Mtn. Grove

The Ava Bears won two SCA games on the home floor this week to remain undefeated in conference play. Last Friday night the Bears defeated...

Middle School Students Help Ozark Haven Rescue

Ava Middle School students Rachel Taylor and Mashala Gunning, Bears Den class, Caring Kids is collecting donations for Ozark Haven Rescue. They are taking...

Ava, Plainview and Skyline Lunch Menu

Key: (A)        = Smart Choice entrée item (16 grams of fat or less) (B)        = Homemade fresh in the Opaa Kitchen (C)        = Whole Grain item (D)       ...
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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