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Skyline Tables Purchase of New School Buses

The Skyline R-II Board met in regular session on Wednesday December 21, 2016 with all seven members present. The consent agenda items consisting of Board minutes, bills and financial statement were presented and approved. In old business: The Board reviewed quotes from Midwest Transit for a straight lease or lease purchase on school buses. The…

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Local Area School Menus

No Ava School Menus brought to the Douglas County Herald this week.   Plainview R-8 Breakfast Menu Monday, Jan. 2 No School Tuesday, Jan. 3 Scrambled Eggs, Wheat Toast w/ Jelly, Applesauce, Juice and Milk Wednesday, Jan. 4 Breakfast Pizza, Fruit, Juice and Milk Thursday, Jan. 5 Sausage Patty, Whole Grain Biscuit w/ Jelly, Peaches,…

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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. * * * Dennis Shumate will be preaching Sunday at 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. January 1st at Murray Church. 15-1t * * *…

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What About This…? 12.22.2016

By Wayne William Cipriano What is the most important skill we teach our young in school? That’s right, it’s reading.  If you can read, you can probably find directions written somewhere telling you how to do just about anything. We can learn almost anything, but not everything can be taught. If something can be taught,…

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Winter Has Arrived

Winter made a bold arrival in this area last Saturday night with light snowfall and plummeting temperatures. The snowfall was hardly significant, measuring only about one-quarter inch officially. But with temperatures dropping almost 50 degrees overnight there is little doubt that the winter season is here. MoDOT crews worked overnight and had main highways mostly…

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White River Electric legal

NOTICE OF PROPOSED JOINT PURPA IMPLEMENTATION PLAN OF CERTAIN ELECTRIC COOPERATIVES AND PETITION FOR WAIVER Associated Electric Cooperative, Inc. (“Associated”), along with KAMO Electric Cooperative, Inc., Sho-Me Power Electric Cooperative, and White River Valley Electric Cooperative, Inc.  (collectively its Member-owners or “Participating Members”) hereby give notice of their proposed Joint PURPA Implementation Plan (“Implementation Plan”)…

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Goldie Miller legal

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, MISSOURI PROBATE DIVISION IN THE ESTATE OF:                          ) GOLDIE THELMA MILLER,             ) Deceased.                              ) Estate No. 14DG-PR00024                   ) NOTICE OF FILING OF FINAL SETTLEMENT AND PETITION FOR DISTRIBUTIOIN TO ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN THE ESTATE OF GOLDIE THELMA MILLER You are hereby notified that the undersigned Personal Representative…

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Deatherage legal

IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, MISSOURI DIVISION ONE Zipporah Rose Deatherage, Ruth Ann  ) Deatherage, Obadiah Christopher         ) Deatherage, Ezekiel Michael                ) Deatherage, Hannah Joy Deatherage,) Gideon James Deatherage, Nehemiah  ) Alfred Deatherage, Naomi Belle Rae   ) Deatherage;                                           ) By their next friend, JOSHUA M.        ) DEATHERAGE, and JOSHUA M.      ) DEATHERAGE, Individually,            …

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Calendar of Events

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. * * * Gentry Church will have their Christmas Play, December 25th at 11:00 a.m. Everyone welcome. 14-1t * * *…

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Looking Backward 12.22.2016

25 Years Ago December 19, 1991 Workers have taken advantage of beautiful December weather to make great strides in the construction of Ava’s new post office building. The new facility is located just west of the Ava square on West Washington Avenue on property purchased from Delmar Guthery several years ago by the U.S. Postal…

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