Home / General Interest (page 28)

General Interest

First Annual Richards Reunion

First Annual Richards Reunion was held at the Plainview School gym, June 22, 2013. They are making plans for one next year. These are the descendants of Frank and Jim Richards that settled in the Rome, Missouri area in the ...

Read More »

AHS Annual Picnic Held June 22

The annual Ava High School Picnic was held Saturday, June 22, 2013 at the First Southern Baptist Church in Ava. Russell Sanders asked the blessing for the bountiful potluck lunch. Everyone enjoyed being inside out of the heat and appreciated ...

Read More »

Looking Backward 6.27.2013

25 Years Ago June 23, 1988   The Douglas County Herald and KY3 News are teaming up to bring Project Town Hall to Ava on July 5.  The old-fashioned style town meeting is being launched to collect concerns and opinions ...

Read More »

Letter to the Editor – Ava Drug

Dear Editor: This is referring to an article I saw in Sunday’s (Springfield) paper, an article about the Ava Drug Store in Ava. I am Wilma Jean (Williams) Hampton, of Ozark, sister of (the late) Elwood Williams. Yes, Elwood used ...

Read More »

The Snoop 6.20.2013

Well, I finally did it! After years of promising Daryel Armour I was coming to the Oldfield Opry some Saturday night, we jumped in the ol’ Davis Dodge last Saturday night and made the trek across T Highway (or T ...

Read More »

Looking Backward 6.20.2013

  25 Years Ago June 16, 1988   The Ava R-1 School Board met in special session last Friday afternoon.  The resignation of fourth grade teacher Sybil Gheer was accepted by the board then the directors voted to offer a ...

Read More »

Thornfield Southern Baptist Church

Happy 59th Wedding Anniversary to Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Hart.  Miss Rose Schnider was a guest at our church today.  The Sunday School class enjoyed a trip to the zoo last week.  Please pray for June DeWeese, Lenette Murrill, Mr. ...

Read More »