Meals on Wheels

Needs your help- Meals on Wheels is in desperate need of volunteers. There are currently two meal routes, with a third one that will start in May. Each route consists of only a few deliveries. The recipients of each meal…

The annual Atchison County Drug Take-back Day is set for Saturday, June 4, 2016, at three sites in the county. All unused or unwanted pharmaceuticals are accepted, including veterinary, prescribed, and over-the-counter drugs. Drop-offs are anonymous; no records are made…

The Tarkio City-Wide Clean-Up has changed for 2016. The city has been sectioned off and residents will bring items to the gravel lot, 606 S. 3rd Street, just west of the Tarkio Municipal Pool. The hours will be 8:00 a.m.…
AN ASSEMBLY WAS HELD

At Tarkio Elementary on Tuesday, May 10, 2016, to present money raised at the recent spaghetti dinner fundraiser to the recipients. The Schoolhouse Rock Team is raising funds for three area woman who are fighting and have fought cancer, Kris…
National Nursing Home Week

TARKIO REHAB – Celebrated National Nursing Home Week by hosting a number of fun-filled festivities for the nursing home residents and staff, and for the community. One of the events included a balloon launch (above) on Tuesday, May 10, where…
Car goes for a drive by itself

SOMETIMES LIFE HAS A WAY OF PUTTING – A kink into your day, or as in this case, a dent into your car. Pastor Kevin Smith of Tarkio put his car in park beside the Tarkio Assembly of God Church…
East Atchison Wolf Cubs take to the baseball field

THE EAST ATCHISON WOLF CUBS – Are, from left to right: front row – Coach Craig McAdams, Kilea Cooper, Jesse Graves, Briacin Gebhards, Devin Guajardo, Keaton Williams, and Jaycee Graves; and back row – Coach Brooks Hurst, Kaden Cooper, Gus…
Preschoolers tour fire station

THE HONEY TREE NURSERY SCHOOL – Students toured the Tarkio Fire Station on Friday, May 13, 2016. They were able to put on an oxygen mask (Owen Vette), fireman’s coat and hat (Jasper Navin), sit in the fire truck (Graceyn…