Herval Porter To Be Honored Today At City Hall

Herval Porter, operater of Ava’s only taxi service for many years, will be honored at Ava City Hall today (Thursday). The reception, hosted by the Douglas County Historical and Genealogical Society, will be held from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. During that time, the University of Missouri Ellis Fischel Cancer Center will present to him a Community Hero Award in recognition of his role in providing transportation to the cancer center in Columbia. All are welcome to stop by and share a story or a memory with him.