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Ava Kiwanis Club News

There were only six members in attendance at last week’s Kiwanis Meeting.  We had a full agenda with several topics being tabled from the Aug. 1 meeting. Kiwanis Club of Ava is turning 25! The club as it exists today ...

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Looking Backward 8.22.2013

Looking Backward

25 Years Ago August 18, 1988   A move is under way to mark county roads.  The need for county road markers and a uniform num­bering system has been discussed and debated for months –– even years – and this ...

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Looking Backward 8.15.2013

Looking Backward

  25 Years Ago August 11, 1988   Bradleyville’s 8th annual “Tater Festival” is planned for Saturday, Aug. 13. The list of elementary classroom assignments for Ava Elementary School is being published in the Herald this week for the convenience ...

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Looking Backward 8.8.2013

Looking Backward

  25 Years Ago August 4, 1988   An impressive 49 percent of the Douglas County voters stepped behind the curtains of the polling booths Tuesday to cast ballots in the primary election. The largest marijuana raid ever conducted in ...

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Looking Backward 8.1.2013

Looking Backward

  25 Years Ago July 28, 1988   Ava Engine and Machine Shop, operated in the former DX Station building at 803 N. Jefferson Street by Eddie Mayberry, has been purchased by Green Light Automotive and moved to the shop ...

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Looking Backward 7.25.2013

Looking Backward

  25 Years Ago July 21, 1988   Douglas County Sheriff Leonard Sanders announced this week the appointment of Gary Koop as the county’s chief deputy. Koop replaces Alva Thurman, who is retiring. Drivers who were issued citations for illegal ...

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