Fairfax R-3 School has announced that John Gilbert, former resident and paralympic gold medalist, will be returning to his hometown Friday, Janury 13, for an assembly at the school. The assembly will take place from 2:30 to 3 p.m. The school also plans ...
For the last 9 years Mark Hagan has been the main UPS man for Rock Port. He has been with UPS for a total of 38 ½ years. Hagan has only been the third person to have this route. January 3, 2017 was his last day on the route. With all of his vacation that ...
It's not every day someone you know turns 98 years young. On Monday, January 9, 2017 Jane Christen turned 98. To help her celebrate Colton Pfeil and Ashley (Pfeil) Matsuo, Jane’s backdoor neighbors who grew up running back and forth sent Jane 98 balloons. ...
This "Ornery Ohrt" turns 80 years old on January 24!
Please help him celebrate the memories with a card or a phone call!
Richard Ohrt, 3214 390th Ave, Hamburg, IA 51640
Pictured during AC Fair Beef weigh-In are Tracy Barnes (back) and Cameron Oswald. (Submitted photo)

Submitted by Amie Schleicher, Regional livestock specialist, University of Missouri Extension

In preparation for the 2017 Atchison County Fair, 4-H ...
Pictured right are the scorekeepers for the 85th Annual Fairfax Basketball Tournament, Roger Southard (left) Sue Heits (center) and Lori Staten (right).
Brody Cooper, (middle) a senior basketball player on the East Atchison Wolves’ team, scored his 1,000th career basketball point on November 28, 2016. Brody was recognized for his achievement at the basketball game January 6, 2017, at Fairfax. Pictured ...
1st place for Lady Wolves
THE FIFTH GRADE - East Atchison Lady Wolves’ basketball team placed first in a tournament held this past weekend in North Nodaway. Pictured are team members (left to right) front row: Addison Noland, Claire Martin, Jasey Smith, ...
Team Places

1. Bedford/Lenox, Ia
2. Polo, Mo
3. Stanberry, Mo
4. Sidney, Ia
5. Center, Mo
6. North Andrew
7. Rock Port
8. East Atchison
9. Bedford/Lenox JV, Ia
10. Polo JV, Mo

RPHS hosted their annual Wrestling Invitational on January 7, ...