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Facemask Debate Moritorium

By Michael Boyink You. Over there. In the face mask. You follow the CDC guidelines. You believe what the experts say. You want to protect others.  And you. Over there without a face mask. You don’t trust the media. You believe COVID-19 is like other viruses and we’ll get past it once herd immunity is…

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Ronald Tost

On July 5, 1942 in Auburn, Washington Frank and Anne Marie (Parkerson) Tost welcomed  Ronald Gene into the world.  On September 18, 2020, Ron left this world at his home in Ava, MO with his wife Teresa by his side. Ron was preceded in death by his parents, his mother and father-in-law, and a sister-in-law…

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4th Table Rock Lake Oversight Committee Meeting Announced

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -‑ The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announces the fourth meeting of the Table Rock Lake Oversight Committee. The virtual meeting will be held from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 23 via teleconference. The agenda for Meeting Four is as follows: I.  Call to Order, Designated Federal Officer and TRLOC…

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Snoop

                                                        by Michael Boyink/mike@douglascountyherald.com Gap year. Have you heard of these? It’s when a high school graduate doesn’t go straight to college, instead taking a year off between…

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What About This?

Say what you want about our newest member of the Supreme Court of the United States of America, Associate Justice Kavanaugh, and you might say for example that he lied under oath in front of that Senate committee and the rest of the world when asked about “Bouffing,” he, without a doubt, likes beer –…

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Jimmy Dean Johnson

Jimmy Dean Johnson, 66, of Gainesville, MO, formerly of Ava, passed away September 9, 2020 at his residence. He was born September 25, 1953 in Mansfield, MO to Jesse Carl and Euna Nola (Bloomer) Johnson. Jimmy grew up in Ava and was baptized at an early age. He graduated from Ava High School class of…

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Thomas Charles “Tom” Roth

Thomas Charles Roth, 60 years and 3 days old, passed away on September 10, 2020 at his home with his wife, Debbie by his side. Graveside services for Tom were Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. in the Friendship Cemetery on U Highway northeast of Ava.     Visitation was Monday, September 14th from…

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