The Rock Port FFA Chapter held a blood drive on Monday, May 15, 2017. There were 45 people who came to donate and 35 units of blood were collected. Shown is Ashley Cue giving blood for the first time.
Alex Baucom on her first throw of the day set a new PR with a mark of 39’ 5.75” to take first. On Saturday, May 13, 2017, the Sectional 4 track meet was held at Chillicothe High School. Thirteen athletes from Atchison County will go on to the state track meet, that will be held in Jefferson City on Friday, May 19, and Saturday, May 20. Individuals from Atchison County who advanced and their results follow: Rock Port: Megan Stevens placed 3rd in the 100H 16.67 and 3rd in the 300MLH 49.17. Dayle Davis places 2nd in the Javelin 111’…
Sycamore RV Park in Tarkio received five new picnic tables made by the Tarkio High School freshman ag students and purchased by the City of Tarkio. The students also made and sold three tables to the Tarkio Golf Course.
The Tarkio FFA Chapter picked up litter along Hwy. 59 from Torrey Pines in Tarkio to the “Y” intersection south of town. The kids picked up 10 bags of trash. Pictured far right are Anna Klute and Melissa Lang. Pictured right are Zach Sapp, Megan Lee, Alex Driskell, and Emily Vance. Pictured at right center are Melissa Lang, Bella Hurst, Madison Lesher, Marina Sawyer, Megan Lee, Alex Driskell, Emily Vance, Zach Sapp, and Anna Klute. They were assisted by FFA Sponsor Dustin Lambertsen.
Ally Demott, left, Ross Hastert, center, and Ben Lucas, right, attended Youth Leadership Day. More than 400 high school students from across Missouri attended the 23rd Missouri Farm Bureau Youth Leadership Day April 27. Along with their chaperons, the students met with legislators at the State Capitol and participated in an afternoon session at the MFB Center. Youth Leadership Day is sponsored by the Missouri Farm Bureau Promotion and Education Program. With both chambers in session, students experienced the hectic nature of the Capitol. Some groups were invited to the side galleries by their legislators while others visited with them…
Jackson Meyerkorth at bat during this weekend’s 10 & Under baseball game. 2nd- 10u Softball 6 p.m.- North; 10u Softball 7:30 p.m.- North; 10u Softball 9 p.m.- North 4th- 14u Baseball 5:30 p.m.- South; 5th- 8u Tball 6 p.m.- South; 6u Tall 7 p.m.- South (TK v RP) 7th- 10u Baseball 5:30 p.m.- South; 12u Baseball 7 p.m.- South; 14u Baseball 8:30 p.m.- South 8th- 8u Tball 6 p.m.- South; 6u Tall 7 p.m.- South (FX v RP) *Tentative; 10th- 8u Softball 9 a.m.- North; 8u Softball 10:15 a.m.- North; 8u Softball 11:30 a.m.- North; 12th- 8u Tball 6 p.m.-…
Kim Brake, above, checks out the flowers available at the Tarkio Ag Dept. Plant and Flower Sale Wednesday, May 10, at the school’s greenhouse. Pictured above working at the sale are ag students, Marina Sawyer and Anna Klute.
The peer counselors were recognized during the RPHS Assembly by their sponsors. 275 Conference Scholar Athletes—Presented by Jonnie Kemerling Mercer Deatz, Dalton Brake, Allyson Demott, Ryan Dewhirst, Gretchen Tharp, Jase Hughes, Mystie Robinson, Juleighanne Adams, Journi Burke, Dayle Davis, Jackie Bradley, Megan Stevens, Shelbie Gaines, Montana Martin, Trenton Oswald, Ethan Miller, Melanie Wilson American Legion Awards–Presented by Mary Kahn and Jack Smith: Dayle Davis and Ethan Miller Missouri Farm Bureau Awards: Ally Demott and Ben Lucas Tony Gaines Memorial Award-Presented by Stephen Gaines to Shelbie Gaines Senior Sportsmanship Award-Presented by Stephen Gaines: Jackie Bradley and Dayle Davis MSHSAA Award of…
Ms. Kerri Acton presents seniors Dayle Davis and Erika Dietze with certificates and medals for their participation in the RPHS play. The 2017 Fine Arts Banquet was held on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Mrs. Abby Palmer welcomed everyone and thanked them for attending the Third Annual Fine Arts Banquet. The students work so hard throughout the year and their accomplishments need to be recognized! The 9th-12th grade band and auxiliary were recognized. In order to letter in either band or auxiliary a student must: not miss more than two rehearsals, not miss any competitions or concerts, and keep a GPA…
Recognized for participating in Ag Skills and Knowledge contests were, from left to right: front row – Leslie Bradley, Tacy Mitchell, and Ben Bowling; and back row – Conner Marshall, Mickayla Bowling, and Dakota Allen. The Fairfax FFA Chapter held its annual banquet Thursday, May 11, 2017. President Dakota Allen welcomed all in attendance following opening ceremonies by the 2016-17 FFA Officers. Chaplain Conner Marshall gave the invocation and then everyone enjoyed a dinner, as well as a slideshow created by FFA Reporters Leslie Bradley and Tacy Mitchell. The 2016-17 scrapbook dedication recipient was Superintendent Dr. Michael Garrett. FFA Greenhands…