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Douglas County Museum

Do you remember running your traps in the wintertime?  Boys who could save a little money to afford steel traps could catch skunks, possums, and coons.  After skinning the animals they would stretch their hides on boards and as soon ...

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Starworkers

Starworkers had their August meeting the 14th in the Lindberg country home. Stanley Goodrich was hostess. The meeting was called to order by President Sharon Loesch. We said the Pledge of Allegiance and Club Collect. A devotional, “So Little Time” ...

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T.O.P.S.

Tuesday, August 7th we were called to order by Sharon. We had 9 weigh-in with a total loss of 3.25 lbs. High loser was Evelyn. Linda and Rosie stayed the same. We will continue to meet after the meeting to ...

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Douglas County Museum

A group of musicians have been coming by the Museum and playing on the front porch on Saturdays.  The banjo and guitars sound good.  You are welcome to stop by and listen or join in.  We appreciate it, guys. We ...

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Ava Senior Center

Our menu for this week includes:  Monday, August 20—Open face turkey sandwich, mixed vegetables, cookie.  Tuesday, August 21—BBQ beef sandwich, tater tots, coleslaw, salad bar, cobbler.  Wednesday, August 22—Country fried steak, potatoes and gravy, peas and carrots, fruit.  Thursday, August ...

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Signs and Gates For The Bateman

Great things are happening at the Bateman Ranch in the Ava District of the Mark Twain National Forest. Trail riders and hikers will be excited to find a new trail numbering system that will help guide them through the 1,000 ...

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