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Ava Pounds Marshfield 58-22 In Football Season Opener

The Ava Bears had over 500 yards total offense in the football season opener here last Friday night. Five different players scored a total of eight touchdowns as the Bears took a 58-22 non-conference win from the Marshfield Bluejays. Ava had 481 yards rushing, led by senior Kane Thompson who had 147 yards on just…

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Ava R-1 Board Makes Statement Regarding Nepotism Accusations

Some attending deemed meeting “a joke” By Sue Curry Jones The Ava R-1 School Board met in regular session Thursday, Aug. 21, but prior to convening the business meeting, the board set the tax levy rate for the 2014-15 school year. During the tax rate hearing, the board voted 7-0 to maintain the tax levy…

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What About This…? 8.28.2014

By Wayne William Cipriano I had planned to reveal here the secret information I discovered regarding what really happened to Jimmy Hoffa despite the threats and impervious to the bribes I have encountered; the people deserve to know what actually took place. However, I have been convinced by the requests of many Douglas County Herald…

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Kander Announces Recount on Statewide Ballot Measure

JEFFERSON CITY— Secretary of State Jason Kander today announced a statewide recount of Constitutional Amendment 1, which appeared on Missouri’s August 5th primary election ballot, has been requested. His office has created a webpage (www.sos.mo.gov/elections/Amendment1) to make the recount process more transparent and accessible to Missourians. The page will be updated daily at 3 p.m. to…

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Looking Backward 8.28.2014

  25 Years Ago August 24, 1989   New teachers who began duties at the Ava R-1 Schools Wednesday morning on the first day of the 1989-90 term are Jim Pitts, Darrell Isaacs, Jesse Blevins, Gina Clinkingbeard, Cathy Wade, Barbi Hartley, Maxine Harrison, Marsha Aborn, Laura McGill and Karen Sellers. Additional new personnel this year…

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Wilda Rowe legal

IN THE 44TH JUDICAL CIRCUIT COURT, DOUGLAS COUNTY, MISSOURI   In the Estate of                                     ) WILDA FAYE ROWE,                       ) Deceased.                             ) Case No. 14DG-PR00031                    )   Notice of Letters of Administration Granted (Supervised Administration)   To All Person Interested in the Estate of WILDA FAYE ROWE, Deceased. On August 20, 2014, DAVID E. GAST was…

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Skyline School legal

PUBLIC NOTICE   Representatives of Private, Parochial, and Homeschool students that are located in the Skyline R-2 School District are invited to participate in a consultation meeting on Friday, September 26, at 10:40 a.m.  The purpose of this meeting is to conduct a census of students with disabilities, gain input about need for services, and…

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City of Ava legal

PUBLIC NOTICE   The City of Ava will be accepting bids for a Utility Tractor (50 PTO hp) with a sickle bar cutter 5 or 6 feet in length. Call 683-5516 and ask for the City Clerk for details regarding the project. Bids will be reviewed at the September 9, 2014 council meeting at 5:00…

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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. ****** Happy Home Church Revival, August 24th and run through the week. Bro. Nathan Humbyrd. Come and receive…

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