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Tuesday Night Bunco

Janet Sallee was hostess for Tuesday Evening Bunco with Sybil Heckendorn, first, Jewell Elliott, second,  Joretta Sawyer, door prize, and Allie Gentry, consolation. After one hour of games, refreshments were served to the winners and other regular members: Sharon Jenkins, ...

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County Opens Bids On Road Equipment

The Douglas County Commission opened bids last Thursday morning on blades and culvert pipes, and awarded the contract to the low bidder on each. The blades were quoted as follows: Viebrock quoted single bevel blades at $10,779.30, and double bevel ...

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Ava High School Band – 1930s

AHS Band

This picture of the Ava High School Band is believed to have been taken in the 1930s. Identified are, from left, back row: Beulah Davis, Howard Pettit, Wilma Sell, Sibyl Ross, John Kyle, Robert Bowles, Lloyd Reynolds Jr., Ruskin Norman, Lyle ...

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Making A Difference – Two Lifestyles

It’s good today, listening to Dr. Charles Stanley,while painting Jock O’Mahoney.  Dr. Stanley says there are two “Lifestyles”  1. The Self Centered Life    and    2.  The Christ-Centered Life… The Self Centered Life is a person who is dedicated to themselves. ...

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When Will This Weather Break?

When the snow quit falling last weekend, county equipment operator Darrell George came in Sunday morning to clear the parking areas around the courthouse and sheriff's office. County Commissioner Craig Cunningham was also there to assist in the clean-up effort.

Maybe, just maybe, when this current winter storm pattern moves out we will see a moderation in temperatures and a weather change. This region was locked in a winter mode for practically all of February, and since Feb. 15 there ...

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