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General Interest

Douglas County Museum

There is a certain citizen living near Ava who for some time has bought his flour from Mansfield and other places, but on last Saturday, when he learned what bargains he had lost by not buying the celebrated Ava Roller ...

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T.O.P.S.

Tuesday, July 24th we were called to order by Sharon and a total of 12 weighed in with a loss of 9.75 lbs. The top loser was Linda. Kathleen, Judy and Margaret all received walking charms. This weeks lesson was ...

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Douglas County Museum

Lyons Mill was among the earliest mills in Douglas County.  Samuel Ford built the original structure in the 1840’s, but his habit of drowning overnight guests for their money cut short his career as an innmaster.  The land was auctioned ...

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Big Bob's Fishing Report

By Bob Stickles-Big Bob’s Bait & Tackle Not much has changed nor will it change until weather changes, lake level changes or fall gets here. The best bass fishing is still at night and plastic worms, saltcraws and jigs are ...

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T.O.P.S.

Tuesday, July 10th – the meeting was called to order by Sharon. We had a total of 17 weigh in. The top loser was Sharon. The top winners of the 4th of July Picnic drawings were 1st – Evelyn with ...

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Douglas County Museum

Ann was a town in Douglas County in 1904 located three and one-quarter miles northwest of Florilla; Biggs was seven and one-half miles south of Phlegeton; Granada was shown to be two and one-half miles northwest of Beaver.  It was ...

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Community Events

This column is for fundraisers, benefits, or community functions for which a fee or membership dues are collected. Items will be printed in this column twice for a single fee of $5 for 20 words or less. ****** 6th Annual ...

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Fourth Sunday Singing

The regular Fourth Sunday Singing was held at Gentry Church on 07/22/12 from 2-4 pm. The welcome was given by emcee, Sybil Gheer. Brother Bob Huskey annointed Linda Prest with oil and ask all attending to join in with a ...

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Bryans Host Belated July 4 Celebration

Don and Evelyn Bryan hosted their annual July 4th celebration, Saturday, in their rural home. Red, white and blue was the theme for their get together, with barbequed foods, plus many side dishes, followed by homemade ice cream. Evelyn provided ...

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