Sideline Brawl, Verbal Fan Fighting Foul up Postseason Win

By Jason Hoekema SOURED VICTORY A postseason win should be sweeter than any regular season success, but unfriendly banter in the stands and on-field talking led...

Tripling Down

By Jason Hoekema Bears find their mark, put away Mountain Grove The Ava Bears put on a mediocre performance in Week 3 against SCA rival, the...

District Distance

Four athletes represented Ava High School at the Class 3 District 5 Cross Country meet held in Washington, Missouri on November 2, 2019. All...

Hometown Hustle

The Ava Cross Country team held the Ava Invitational on Monday, October 28th, at the Ava Country Club.  The team appreciates the Ava Country...

Slammed: Two Grand Slams, 13 Ks Sink Lady Bears

By Jason Hoekema Wednesday spelled the end of the Lady Bears’ postseason dreams after a 11-0 shutout sunk the Lady Bears at home.  After clinching the...

Down, Tied, Done: Lady Bears Snubbed in Three Sets

By Jason Hoekema MARSHFIELD – Last year the Ava High School volleyball team made it past the first round in the district tournament with a...

Bear Brawl: Willow Springs Fights, Ava Earns Third SCA Title

By Jason Hoekema WILLOW SPRINGS – Last Friday’s football game between rival Bears was hard-fought after the Willow Springs High School football team decided to...

Glass Ceilings – Ava Volleyball Ends Season with New Record

By Jason Hoekema The Ava Lady Bears have had a winning season this year. It is one that has been nine years in the making...
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Watch For Changing Traffic Patterns This Thanksgiving Holiday! 

Colonel Eric T. Olson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, reminds everyone to expect an increase in traffic over the Thanksgiving holiday. More...

Season in a Shot