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Shooting of Child Leads to Drug Bust

Processed marijuana and other related paraphernalia are shown in the photo above, which was submitted to the Herald by the Douglas County Sheriff's Office.

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office investigated a reported shooting on Dec. 18 that resulted in a drug bust at a residence in eastern Douglas County. The sheriff’s office received a call around 10 p.m. stating that a 2-year-old male had ...

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Looking Backward 1.1.2015

25 Years Ago December 28, 1989   Area farmers and ranchers are bonding together to combat the increasing problem of cattle rus­tling in this area.   Douglas County Sheriff Roldan Turner is working with the farmers in setting up a meeting. ...

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City Council Holds December Meeting

On Tuesday, Dec. 23, the city’s Board of Aldermen convened for a final business session in 2014, with the meeting starting at 5 p.m. Upon the absence of Mayor Eddie Maggard, Board President Burrely Loftin served as meeting facilitator, with ...

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What About This…? 1.1.2015

By Wayne William Cipriano My Cousin Billy is about as health conscious as the rest of us. That is to say that as long as he is vertical and fairly certain his heart is beating, he absolutely refuses to visit ...

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The Snoop 12.25.2014

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The Real Christmas Story And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be taxed. (And this taxing was first made when Cyrenius was governor of Syria.) ...

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Frieda Thurman, 92

Frieda  Thurman, 92 years, 7 months, and 7 days old, passed to Heaven on Dec. 17, 2014 at Heart of the Ozarks Healthcare, Ava, Mo. Frieda was born May 10, 1922 in Douglas County, Mo., to Wayne  and  Maudie  (Heath) ...

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