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EMA legal

PUBLIC NOTICE Pursuant to 42 USC § 11044 The Ava/Douglas County Local Emergency Planning Committee hereby notifies the public that emergency response plan(s), material safety data sheets and inventory forms have been submitted pursuant to the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act. These materials along with any followup emergency notices may be reviewed at 307…

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Do. Co. Health Dept legal

PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that an election for the Douglas County Health Department Board of Trustees will be held on April 7, 2015. There will be two expired terms of four years. Candidates may file at the Douglas County Clerk’s office from December 16, 2014 to January 20, 2015.   11-27-10-2t

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Cameron Carpenter legal

LEGAL NOTICE   NOTICE TO CAMERON LEE CARPENTER: Take notice I have filed a Petition in the Circuit Court of Douglas County, Missouri, praying for Dissolution of Marriage, and other relief. A decree may be entered against you unless you file an answer or other pleading or otherwise appear and defend within forty-five days after…

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Ava School legal

LEGAL NOTICE Notice is hereby given to the qualified voters of the Ava R-I School District of Ava, MO that two members will be elected to the Board of Education for a term of three years each at the April 7, 2015 election. Candidates must: be at least 24 years of age be a citizen…

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Ava Ambulance legal

LEGAL NOTICE Notice is hereby given that an election for the Ava Area Ambulance District will be held on Tuesday, April 7, 2015, for the purpose of electing two board members for terms of three years each. One board member will be elected from District #1 which includes Findley, Miller and Boone Townships; and one…

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Calendar of Events

This column is provided to our readers free of charge to announce upcoming events that are free to the public. Publication of the same announcement will be limited to two insertions. * * * Messiah Christmas Concert, Sunday, Dec. 7th at 3 p.m. at the Cabool High School in the gym. Free event. Enjoy the…

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Thelma Iona (Baird) Philpott, 89

Thelma Iona Philpott, 89 years, 11 months, and 6 days old, passed to heaven on Nov. 19, 2014 at Heart of the Ozarks Healthcare, Ava, Mo., with her family by her side. Thelma was born Dec. 13, 1924 in Arden, Mo., to Abraham Lincoln and Beulah Pansy (Williams) Baird. On March 15, 1947 Thelma and…

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Mary Kreisvelt, 83

On Nov. 9, 2014, Mary Kreisvelt went peacefully to the angels with her family around her. She was 83. She was born Aug. 17, 1931, in Lawrence County, Mo., to Turrell and Bessie Means Waggoner. She had four sisters, Mavis McAvoy, Lois Moore, Francis Roelke and Ruth (Joan) Gibson, and three brothers, Jack, Sam and…

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Clayton Ralph Barton, 86

Clayton Ralph Barton, age 86, was born April 2, 1928 in DeKalb County, Mo., the son of Ralph and Edith (Armagost) Barton and passed away Nov. 21, 2014 in Gainesville, Mo. “C.R.” attended Maysville High School and enlisted in the United States Navy in 1946.  He then received his commercial pilot’s license and joined the…

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School Board Takes Action in Closed Meeting

The Ava R-1 School Board met in a special closed session meeting on Monday, Nov. 24, with two items noted on the meeting agenda: §1) legal actions, and §2) personnel. On Tuesday morning, Dr. Nancy Lawler visited the Herald to report the board took action by voting on a personnel issue; but, board members invoked…

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