The East Atchison Jr. High Basketball Teams traveled to South Holt to compete on Monday, November 7, 2016. The Lady Wolves came home with the win, defeating the Lady Knights 54-24. Morgan Parshall had a great game, scoring 24 (one…

The Tarkio Community Christmas Service will be held Sunday, December 11, at 6:00 p.m. at the Tarkio Presbyterian Church. A soup supper will follow. The theme for the evening is “One Community, One Voice.” Special music will be provided by…

Wounded Warrior Guide Service – Atchison County Coordinator Mike Lewis was the guest speaker at the noon meeting of the Tarkio Rotary Club on November 8. Mike shared with Rotarians that he coordinates the turkey hunts in the spring and…

Area men are encouraged to attend God and Man Services this December. The services will take place December 5-8 at the Tarkio First Baptist Church and December 9 in Westboro. The services will begin at 7 a.m. each day.

Amy and Brooks Hurst of Tarkio are pleased to announce the birth of their baby girl, Elliott Mae Hurst. Elliott was born at 7:55 a.m. on Monday, November 7, 2016, at Community Hospital-Fairfax in Fairfax, Missouri. She weighed eight pounds…

The following Atchison County land transfers were recorded in the office of Eliza Beasing, Atchison County Recorder, at the Atchison County Courthouse in Rock Port, Missouri: Warranty Deed – Filed on November 4, 2016, by Stanley & Janet Griffin to…
Eunice C. (Bast) Henn

Eunice C. (Bast) Henn passed away in Auburn, Alabama, 15 days short of her 102nd birthday. She was born November 22, 1914, to David and Ora (Harper) Bast of College Springs, Iowa. She graduated from Amity High School and lettered…
Dirt Under My Fingernails

R-E-S-P-E-C-T November 13, 2016 In the words of the old hymn: “Come, ye thankful people, come, Raise the song of harvest home. All is safely gathered in E’er the winter storms begin.” Used to be, we were disappointed, but not…

The Tarkio Chamber of Commerce, Lions Club, Mule Barn Theatre Guild, and THS Senior Parents are hosting a Tarkio Christmas Celebration Saturday, December 3, 2016, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Tarkio Community Building. Children will have a…

The Tarkio Community Thanksgiving Service will be held Monday, November 21, 2016, at 7 p.m. The service will take place at the Tarkio United Methodist Church and will include a Tarkio Elementary third grade choir performance.