The following cases were heard by the Honorable Judge Corey K. Herron on June 21, 2016 at the Atchison County Courthouse, Rock Port, MO. State v. Million Kahsay Abraham: Final Disp/Sent Hearing for Weight On Tandem Axle Exceeded 34,000 Lbs.…

The Northwest Missouri Sportsman’s Club (NMSC) will be hosting their Outdoor Triathlon Fundraiser on Saturday, August 13. The triathlon consists of trap shoot and long range rifle competitions, held at Atchison County Shooting Sports and a 9-hole golf scramble at…

Respectfully submitted, City Clerk Ashtin Paris The Rock Port Park Board met on Monday July 18, 2016 at 7 p.m. at the Rock Port Memorial Park. Members present were Greg Young, Tisha Jackson, Sheena Roup, Shauna Farmer, Lisa Farmer and…

The 35th annual Gene Kent & Melvin Livengood Memorial Fishing Derby is coming up on Saturday and Sunday, August 13 and 14. The event will be held at the Thurnau Wildlife Area west of Craig, Missouri, on Highway 111. To…

By Kay Gibson The Watson Quilters met Thursday night with Frances Nahkunst, Fran Phillips, Teresa & Jim Hickok & grandson, Linda Viets, Anita Armstrong, Holly Holmes, and Kay Gibson attending. We got a good start on a new quilt. Watson…
Graves-Chapple Research Center Field Day set for Aug. 23

Submitted by Logan Jackson, Agricultural Research Center News Strategist, College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources University of Missouri The Graves-Chapple Research Center is focused on doing research that is of interest to local producers. At the annual Graves-Chapple Research…
100th Birthday Card Shower

The family of Marjorie Gorman is happy to announce that Marjorie will be turning 100 years old on Wednesday, August 24, 2016! Her children, Bill, Becky, and Pat, will be throwing her a birthday party joined by other family and…
4-H celebrated National Watermelon Day!

August 3rd was National Watermelon Day! 4-H celebrated by inviting 5-7 year olds to come and make crafts, play games, learn the history of watermelons, and eat lots of watermelon. The kids made a water melon out of popsicle sticks,…
50TH ANNIVERSARY CARD SHOWER

Jack and Betty Millsap of Tarkio will be celebrating 50 years of marriage on Saturday, August 13, 2016. Their children, Miranda, Shellee, and Chris, along with their families, would like you to help the couple celebrate this special occasion with…
James “Jim” Morrison, Soldier Part II

By Beverly Clinkingbeard, Westboro, Mo. Continued from last week’s Atchison County Mail: From NW Missouri, to Texas, Louisiana, California, New Caledonia, Guadal Canal and Bougainville Island was next. The United States landed on one side of the island and the…