Family of 4 seriously injured

A single vehicle accident occurred on July 17, 2016 at 3:30 p.m. The accident happened northbound on I-29, just 6 miles south of Rock Port, Mo. The 1999 GMC Sierra drove off the east side of the road, struck an…

Start making your plans for Old Fashioned Saturday Night. The 32nd Annual event will be held on September 17. It starts at 5 p.m. Don’t miss the kids tractor pull. Registration begins at 5 p.m with the pull starting at…

The Atchison County Commission met June 28 and 30, and July 5, 2016, at the Atchison County Courthouse in Rock Port, Missouri. JUNE 28– Present were: Curtis Livengood, Presiding Commissioner; David P. Chapin, North District Commissioner; Richard Burke, South District…
Midwest Trophies open for business in Tarkio

Brad Mathers of Tarkio, Missouri, has moved his Midwest Trophies business from Burlington Junction, Missouri, to 417 Main Street, Tarkio, and the shop is now open for business. A grand opening is planned for later this month. Purchased from Scott…

Northwest Missouri State University football fans will be able to purchase their own piece of Bearcat Stadium turf this summer. The Department of Athletics will be selling 3×3 and 6×6 pieces of the recently removed turf. Fans can purchase an…

The Fairfax Queen Contest is one of the time-honored traditions of the Fairfax Fair. The contest will take place again this year on Friday, August 12, following the baby show in the Fairfax City Park. Any young lady going into…

In conjunction with the Atchison County Fair, the Rock Port Ministerial Alliance has received permission from the Atchison County Fair Board to conduct a worship service at the fairgrounds in Rock Port, Missouri, on Sunday, July 17. The service will…

A Veteran Expo and Town Hall Meeting will be held July 30, 2016, at the Atchison County Memorial Building in Rock Port, Missouri. Hosted by local organizations, the event will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Food and…