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Letter to the Editor 2.25.2016

Dear Editor, Thanks you for the excellent article on the Common Core presentation given to Ava-R-I School Board. The Governor and Department of Elementary and Secondary Education did not think this program through before they adopted it. It appears to ...

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Dale Alderson

Dale Alderson, 75 years, 7 months, and 26 days old, passed to Heaven on Feb. 23, 2016, at his home in Ava, Mo. Dale was born June 27, 1940 in Huntsville, Ark., to Jesse and Hattie Mae (Bohannon) Alderson. Dale ...

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Terry Joe Cooley Fleetwood

Terry Joe Cooley Fleetwood, 57 years, 2 months, and 3 days old, passed away on Feb. 23, 2016, at his home with his parents by his side. Joe was born Dec. 20, 1958 in Nebraska City, Neb. Joe had done ...

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Daniel Wayne Ousley

Daniel Wayne  Ousley, 85 years, 8 months, and 8 days old, passed to Heaven on Feb. 24, 2016 at Heart of the Ozarks Healthcare with his wife, Polly, by his side. Wayne was born June 16, 1930 in Ava, Mo., ...

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Smith Report 2.25.2016

Congressman Jason Smith Capitol Report: A Supreme Vacancy Friday, February 19, 2016 Sadly, as you may have seen, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia passed away last week at the age of 79. As a law student, Justice Scalia helped shape ...

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Skyline R-2 Board Meets Feb. 17

The Skyline R-2 School Board met in regular session on Wednesday, Feb. 17, with all six members present. The consent agenda items consisting of board minutes, bills and financial statement were presented and approved. In old business:   The board discussed ...

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Overnight Snowfall Tuesday Night


Those who got up early Wednesday morning saw that the Ava are received a light accumulation of snow overnight. Heavy snow began falling after 11 p.m. Tuesday, but with the ground still warm from several days of springlike temperatures and ...

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The Snoop 2.25.2015


Congratulations to Coach Sanders and the Ava Lady Bears who pulled off a major upset victory over Mtn. View-Liberty last Saturday in the first round of district play. Liberty had just defeated the Ava girls by 20 points at home ...

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