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  1. More rural Iowa school districts plan to close their doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Education Week

    ... district recently opened a second high school. But in southwest Iowa, 88 percent of those voting in the communities of Avoca, Hancock, Shelby and Tennant, which make up the A-H-S-T district, and in Walnut voted to merge the districts, said combined ...

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  2. More rural Iowa school districts plan to close their doorsRead the original story

    May 29, 2016 | KSL-TV

    ... district recently opened a second high school. But in southwest Iowa, 88 percent of those voting in the communities of Avoca, Hancock, Shelby and Tennant, which make up the A-H-S-T district, and in Walnut voted to merge the districts, said combined ...

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  3. Small Town School Closing its Doors After 144 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... going to be about 30 to 35 kids," said Madison Heiny. "I've had some of them bugging me about, 'You're going to be in Avoca right?' And no I'm not, and it's been a learning thing for them. I think when you tell them, that that's when it finally ...

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  4. Thursday accusations bring a Friday full of charges for an Iowa manRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... Sheriff's deputies were called to investigate a report of shots being fired at the Cobblestone Inn and Suites in Avoca. Deputies discovered that their suspect had fired a gun in the lobby. At 10:39 p.m. deputies were called to investigate a report ...

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  5. Girls Soccer: Lady Reds blank CyclonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Missouri Valley Times-News

    ... had a huge game on offense, and Haley had some huge saves for us on defense." Missouri Valley (2-2) will be at AHST/W (Avoca) on Thursday, host Atlantic on Monday and Sioux City West on April 29. Goals: Sydney Austin 1; Natalie Haynes 1; Eliza ...

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  6. Fate of Walnut school building unknown with district mergerRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The city of Walnut is debating how to best preserve a historic school building as it prepares to launch a new school district this summer. The Daily Nonpareil reports that it's unknown what will happen to the building when the Walnut Community School District merges with the Avoca-based AHST district July 1. The reorganization was prompted when Walnut saw the second largest enrollment decline in the state.

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  7. Salted butter has longer shelf lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... small, waterproof bandage to cover the hole, extending the life of the rubber glove. It lasts a long time. -- Dawn S., Avoca, Iowa Dear Heloise: Need a quick cutting board for vegetables? I use a lid to a 32-ounce coffee can. It works great, and ...

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  8. Heloise: The 'butter' way to keep spread from spoilingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... small, waterproof bandage to cover the hole, extending the life of the rubber glove. It lasts a long time! - Dawn S., Avoca, Iowa Dear Heloise: Need a quick cutting board for vegetables? I use a lid to a 32-ounce coffee can. It works great, and ...

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  9. Ex-students say boarding school kept them in isolation boxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | Deseret News

    In this Feb. 11, 2016 photo, Shaun McCarthy, of Avoca, Iowa, poses for a photo in Omaha, Neb. A boarding school for troubled teenagers in Iowa that is being investigated by the FBI routinely kept pupils in small concrete "isolation boxes" for days or weeks and wouldn't let them out unless they sat in a specific posture for 24 hours, according to several former students including McCarthy.

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  10. Ex-students say boarding school kept them in isolation boxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | Houston Chronicle

    In this Feb. 11, 2016 photo, Shaun McCarthy, of Avoca, Iowa, poses for a photo in Omaha, Neb. A boarding school for troubled teenagers in Iowa that is being investigated by the FBI routinely kept pupils in small concrete "isolation boxes" for days or weeks and wouldn't let them out unless they sat in a specific posture for 24 hours, according to several former students including McCarthy.

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  11. Girls BB: Lo-Ma girls net 14th win of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Missouri Valley Times-News

    ... Panther scoring attack. Logan-Magnolia used a 31-9 first half run to post a 52-31 Western Iowa Conference win over Avoca-Shelby-Tennant/Walnut (AHST/W) on Saturday afternoon. "I liked the way our team responded with the quick turnaround," stated ...

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  12. Verna M. Winter, 87Read the original story

    Jan 4, 2016 | Jackson County Pilot

    ... Iowa; sons, Rodney (Diane) Winter of Marshall, Thomas (Julie) Winter of Sioux Center, Iowa, Ronald (Lori) Winter of Avoca, Iowa; daughter-in-law, Cheryl Winter of Tama, Iowa; grandchildren, Chad (Keathen) Winter, Collin (Dawn) Winter, Corbin ...

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  13. Verna M. WinterRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2015 | Sentinel

    ... Eldon Winter of Walnut, Iowa; sons, Rodney Winter of Marshall, Thomas Winter of Sioux Center, Iowa, Ronald Winter of Avoca, Iowa; daughter-in-law, Cheryl Winter of Tama, Iowa; 10 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; sisters, Juanita Wachal, ...

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  14. Business Owner Sentenced to Prison and Fined for False Federal Tax ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Craig Tripp, 62, of Avoca, Iowa, was sentenced to three months imprisonment and fined $15,000 for filing a false 2009 tax return, according to Acting United States Attorney Kevin VanderSchel. Tripp was also ordered to serve one year of supervised release after leaving prison.

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  15. Elmer "Dean" ZimmermanRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2015 | The Indianapolis Star

    He was born May 22, 1927 in Avoca, IA, to the late Clarence H. and Meta M. Bornholdt Zimmerman.

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  16. Ted Denning Kitchen & Bath of Omaha NE Launches New Site Showcasing Kitchen & Bathroom RemodelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | OnlinePRNews

    ... surrounds the business and its roots are localized in the Western Iowa area. Owner Ted Denning was born and raised in Avoca, IA and started his own construction company in 2005. The long-term success of the business enabled Denning to develop a new ...

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