Wolverine 4-H

The Wolverine 4-H Club recently worked on its annual project to beautify the business district in Fairfax. These 10 4-H members along with their leaders arrived Thursday afternoon with and planted them in the city boxes on Main Street. Pictured…
A patriotic graduation for Fairfax kindergarten class

The Fairfax kindergarten class held a graduation program May 12. Pictured above (left to right) are the graduates: front – Brady Umbarger, Tyler Duering, Leila Knight, and Avery Alvarez; back – Emma Vance, Nevaeh Wooten, Jaxson Smith, Knox Oswald, Ryder…
Fairfax R-3 High School holds 120th commencement

The 120th commencement at Fairfax R-3 School was held Sunday, May 15, 2016, at 1:00 p.m. in the school gymnasium. Jase Barnes played “Pomp and Circumstance” for the processional.Michael Garrett, Superintendent, welcomed those attending, and Emma Mor-ris gave the invocation.Marisa…
Rock Port FBLA chapter wraps up 2015-16

The Rock Port FBLA chapter wrapped up the school year with a bowling party at River Rock Lanes. Thirty-one students attended; we elected officers for next year, ate pizza, and played cosmic bowling. Kelcie Gaines was the bowling champ with…

Each year MFA awards two seniors from Atchison County with their scholarship of $2,000. This year Tarkio senior, Ethan Riley, and Rock Port senior, Alex Lawrence, were selected for this honor. Ethan Riley is the son of Jeff and Rhonda…
Semi Rollover

Rock Port Firemen work to contain the fuel spill that occurred the scene of the rollover. A semi accident occurred on May 11, 2016 at 2:15 p.m. I on Hwy. B approximately about 10 miles north of Rock Port. The…
Rain, Rain, Go Away…

I’m sure everyone knows the saying “April Showers Bring May Flowers”. I don’t recall it saying anything about the rain continuing into the month of May though. Spring is the time of year that everyone looks forward to. It’s that…

Rayla Maybee, 43 of Nebraska City, NE was arrested on May 8, 2016 by the Rock Port Police Department for DWI and failed to use turn signal. Amanda Jackson, 20 of Rock Port, MO was arrested on May 12, 2016…

The following real estate transfers were recorded in the Office of Eliza Beasing, Recorder at the Atchison County Courthouse in Rock Port, Missouri. 05/06/2016 Warranty Deed with Reservation of Life Estate Rex A. McKenney to Anna M. Plattner, Section 21,…
FCCLA Banquet ~ May 11, 2016

The 2016-2017 officers were inducted into their new offices at the banquet. These officers are: Erika Dietze, Paityn Alberti, Dayle Davis, Journi Burke, Hannah Miller, and Ashley Christian. “Roll out the Red Carpet” with FCCLA The 2015 Rock Port Chapter…