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Benny Volner Dies In Prison

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Benny Volner, 35, of Mtn. Grove, died at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau Wednesday, Aug. 14. Prison officials confirmed that Volner died after being transported from the Southeast Correctional Center in Charleston. A cause of death was not ...

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Summerscape 2013 Visits Ava

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Summerscape 2013 came to Ava last Saturday night, assembling a 40-piece symphony that included strings, horns and percussion. Barbara Deegan, Ava vocal music instructor and former director of the Mtn. Home Symphony, coordinated the event and directed the program held ...

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Ava Swim Team Places 3rd At Mtn. View; Will Host Swim Meet Here This Saturday

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The Ava swim team placed third in the meet last Saturday at Mtn. View. The local team will host a meet this Saturday at the Ava Water Park. Individual results for Ava swimmers at the Mountain View swim meet last Saturday were: Individual Medley: 8 and under girls: Corra Twyman, 3rd; 9-10 Boys: Cade Pinckney, 4th; 11-12 Boys: Jacob Gillies, 2nd; 13-14 Boys: Josh Gillies, 1st; 17-25 Men: Jordan Bittner, 2nd.

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Recent Arrests Boost County Jail Population

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Douglas County Sheriff Chris Degase released information this week on numerous arrests that have been made recently. Some of the charges resulted from investigations conducted by officers, others from tips from citizens, and another was the result of a grand ...

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