The Pinochle Club met at the Daybreak Cafe in Fairfax Wednesday afternoon. Nancy Gaines won high score; Phyllis Ball, second high; Margaret Graves, traveling and Georgia Gilley, low.Others present were Mary Anne Pennel, a guest; Norma Bradfield and Mary Graves.The…
JAMES WILLIAM HAWKINS

Sara Thomas and Brice Hawkins, Kearney, Nebraska, announce the birth of their son, James William Hawkins. He was born at 8:10 a.m. on April 28, 2016, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney. The baby weighed 8 pounds and was 20.5…

The Tarkio/Westboro/Fairfax Food Pantry Board met May 10, 2016, with 13 members and one guest present. Churches represented were Tarkio Presbyterian, Christian, Methodist and Baptist; Fairfax Baptist and Presbyterian; and Westboro Methodist and St. John’s Lutheran.In March 69 individuals representing…

Submitted by Georgia Gilley The TEC Club (Tuesday Evening Club) met Tuesday afternoon, May 10th at Aunt Martha’s B&B. It was a most unusual day: dry, sunny, no wind. The rains are a good thing, sometimes “too much of a…

Go spelunking through dark caves with Jesus as your light at Cave Quest Vacation Bible School! Kids will learn Jesus is the one who lights our way and gives us hope for each new day. His love illuminates when the…
Fairfax R-3 presents spring music concert

The Fairfax R-3 School presented its K-12 Spring Concert Monday, May 9, 2016, under the direction of Debra Wyatt.The K-6 music program began with the 5th and 6th Grade Choir singing “Good News” and “Boogie Woogie Choo Choo.”The 4th Grade…

The Salvation Army of Kansas and Western Missouri invites children ages 8-12 to attend its 2016 Service Extension Camp July 12-15 at Three Trails Camp & Retreat Center in Kansas City, Missouri. The Service Extension Camp is specially designed for…

The Atchison County Development Corporation (ACDC) board of directors met May 11, 2016. Present were: W.C. Farmer, Scott Melvin, Roger Martin, Lori Seymour, Craig Corken, Bob Alldredge, and Jeff Meyer, board members; Monica Bailey and Carol Clark.Board members voted to…

May 18, 2006The 111th commencement graduation of Fairfax High School was held May 14, 2006. Members of the senior class were Samantha Silkett, Ryan Koop, Michelle Law, Ashley Million and Tayne Thompson. Tayne was valedictorian and Michelle was salutatorian.The 87th…